NEW DELHI: The Nifty Auto Index closed positive on Thursday.
Shares of Bharat Forge (+1.8 percent), Mahindra & Mahindra (+1.0 percent), Hero MotoCorp (+0.97 percent), Escorts Kubota (+0.92 percent) and Tata Motors (+0.78 percent) ended the day as top gainers in the pack.
On the other hand, TIINDIA (down 3.27 percent), TVS Motor Company (down 2.8 percent), Bajaj Auto (down 0.87 percent), Sona BLW Precision Forgings (down 0.71 percent) and Balkrishna Industries (down 0.15 percent) finished as the top losers of the day.
The Nifty Auto Index closed 0.21 percent higher at 12979.4.
Benchmark NSE Nifty50 index ended with 80.6 points at 17736.95, while the BSE Sensex rose 212.88 points at 59756.84.
Of the 50 stocks in the Nifty Index, 36 finished in the green and 13 in the red.
Shares of , PNB, , and were among the most traded stocks on the NSE.
Bharat Bijlee, SJVN and Trans & Rectif hit their new 52-week highs in today’s trading, while NMDC, , , FSN E-Comm(Nykaa) hit their new 52-week lows.