Share market update: Realty stocks up; Indiabulls Real Estate surges 5%
Shares of Indiabulls Real Estate (up 5.10 per cent), Sobha (up 4.51 per cent), Godrej Properties (up 4.04 per cent) and Oberoi Realty (up 3.99 per cent),were the top gainers in the index.
DLF (up 3.58 per cent), Prestige Estates Projects (up 2.57 per cent), Phoenix Mills (up 2.54 per cent), Unitech (up 2.04 per cent) and Sunteck Realty (up 0.68 per cent) too, were among top performers. Meanwhile, Brigade Enterprises Ltd.(down 0.97 per cent) was trading in red.
Benchmark NSE Nifty50 index was up 251.30 points at 10,485.95, while BSE Sensex was up 783.26 points at 34,784.41 at that time.
Among the 50 stocks in the Nifty index, 47 were trading in the green, while 3 were in the red.
Shares of SBI, YES Bank, ICICI Bank, Bank of Baroda, Ashok Leyland, HPCL, Tata Motors, SAIL, Idea Cellular and Indian Oil Corp were among the most traded shares on the NSE.