The markets were mostly flat, with the Sensex ending slightly higher at +0.06% today, while the Nifty closed 0.1% lower. Market breadth is even. Of the 1302 stocks traded today, 541 showed gains, and 618 showed losses. The big news today was the arrest of Nirav Modi in London, which drove shares of Punjab National Bank up. Jetair rivals InterGlobe Aviation and Spicejet were rising in share price today.
24 stocks in BSE 500 are trading on high volumes today.
Carborundum Universal Ltd. (361.00 0.12%) was trading at 33.1 times of weekly average. APL Apollo Tubes Ltd. (1404.00 2.17%) and Shriram City Union Finance Ltd. (1790.00 -0.33%) were trading with volumes 9.3 and 8.8 times weekly average respectively on BSE at the time of posting this article.
BSE 500: highs, lows and moving averages
Stock making new 52 weeks lows included - TVS Srichakra Ltd. (2190.00 -0.23%).
19 stocks climbed above their 200 day SMA including Spicejet Ltd. (92.25 17.14%) and Va Tech Wabag Ltd. (356.75 4.31%). 20 stocks slipped below their 200 SMA including Ashoka Buildcon Ltd. (128.30 -4.40%) and Bharat Electronics Ltd. (93.40 -3.16%).