Share market update: BSE Power index flat; BHEL down 1%


NEW DELHI: The BSE Power index was flat in Wednesday’s morning session. 

Shares of Power GridNSE -0.46 % Corporation of India (up 1.07 per cent), ThermaxNSE -0.47 % (up 0.61 per cent), KEC International (up 0.43 per cent) and Reliance Infrastructure (up 0.12 per cent) were the top performers in the index. 

Bharat Heavy Electricals (down 1.04 per cent), GMR Infrastructure (down 0.65 per cent), NHPC (down 0.65 per cent) and Siemens (down 0.63 per cent) were trading in the red.

The S&P BSE Power index was trading 0.08 per cent up at 1922.94 around 11:15 am. 

Benchmark NSE Nifty50 index was down 17.15 points at 11,088.20 while the BSE Sensex was down 56.13 points at 37,585.14. 

Among the 50 stocks in the Nifty index, 23 were trading in the green, while 27 were in the red.

Shares of Vodafone Idea, YES Bank, Tata Motors, IDBI Bank, Ashok Leyland, Spicejet, SAIL, Dish TV India and Jubilant Life were among the most traded shares on the NSE.