NEW DELHI: YES Bank with over 0.39 crore shares changing hands was leading among the most traded stocks on NSE on Wednesday.
Shares of Vodafone Idea(number of shares traded: 0.24 crore), Adani Power (number of shares traded: 0.22 crore), Reliance Communications (number of shares traded: 0.12 crore), Eros Media (number of shares traded: 0.07 crore), Reliance Infra (number of shares traded: 0.06 crore), Reliance Power (number of shares traded: 0.05 crore), DHFL (number of shares traded: 0.04 crore), ITC (number of shares traded: 0.04 crore) and PNB (number of shares traded: 0.04 crore) also featured among the most trade stocks on the NSE.
YES Bank (Rs 40.79 crore) was also leading the pack of most active stocks in value
It was followed by HDFC (Rs 32.88 crore), Indiabulls Housing Finance (Rs 23.81 crore), HDFC Bank (Rs 16.08 crore), RIL (Rs 15.86 crore), Adani Power (Rs 14.64 crore), ITC (Rs 12.66 crore), SBI (Rs 12.61 crore), UPL (Rs 11.41 crore) and Godrej Properties (Rs 11.33 crore).
The NSE Nifty index was trading 9.60 points down at 11,900.70 while the BSE Sensex was down 46.77 points at 39,769.71 around 09:17 am.
In the Nifty index, Bharat Petroleum Corporation (up 1.65 per cent), Indian Oil Corporation (up 1.45 per cent), Asian Paints (up 0.98 per cent), Grasim Industries (up 0.77 per cent) and IndusInd Bank (up 0.73 per cent) were among the top gainers.
While Housing Development Finance Corporation (down 0.93 per cent), Eicher Motors (down 0.87 per cent), Vedanta (down 0.80 per cent), Hindalco Industries (down 0.76 per cent) and Tata Steel (down 0.58 per cent) were the top losers in the index.