Stock market update: Auto stocks mixed; Mahindra & Mahindra slides 1%
The Nifty Auto index was trading 0.13 per cent down at 7,003.1.
Shares of Tata Motors (up 0.74 per cent), Amara Raja Batteries (up 0.51 per cent), Maruti Suzuki India (up 0.50 per cent), Motherson Sumi Systems (up 0.44 per cent) and TVS Motor Company (up 0.13 per cent) were among the top gainers in the index.
While Mahindra & Mahindra (down 1.10 per cent), Ashok Leyland (down 0.42 per cent), Hero MotoCorp (down 0.35 per cent), Bajaj Auto (down 0.28 per cent) and Eicher Motors (down 0.23 per cent) were among the top losers.
The Nifty Auto index was trading 0.13 per cent down at 7,003.1 around 10:07 am.
Benchmark NSE Nifty50 index was down 70.60 points at 10,770.05, while BSE Sensex was 231.5 points down at 36,332.38.
Among the 50 stocks in the Nifty index, 11 were trading in the green, while 39 were in the red.
Shares of Vodafone Idea, YES Bank, Tata Motors, NALCO, SAIL, Ashok Leyland, ICICI Bank, Tata Power, Dish TV India and SBI were among the most traded securities on the NSE.