Stock market update: Nifty IT index falls 0.15% in an upbeat market

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NEW DELHI: The Nifty IT index traded negative around 10:45AM(

)on Tuesday in an upbeat market.

L&T Technology(up 0.63 per cent), Tata Consultancy(up 0.28 per cent) and MPhasis(up 0.02 per cent) were among the top gainers.

Coforge(down 0.69 per cent), Infosys(down 0.59 per cent), Wipro(down 0.44 per cent), Mindtree(down 0.16 per cent) and Tech Mahindra(down 0.12 per cent) were the top losers on the index.

The Nifty IT index was down 0.15 per cent at 30686.8 at the time of writing this report.

Benchmark NSE Nifty50 index was up 20.05 points at 16321.9, while the BSE Sensex was up 97.66 points at 54568.33.

Among the 50 stocks in the Nifty index, 32 were trading in the green, while 18 were in the red.

Shares of Vodafone


, Campus Activewear Ltd., Zomato Ltd. and

were among the most traded shares on the NSE.

Shares of Lancer Container Lin,


, National Highways In and

hit their fresh 52-week highs in today’s trade, while Rainbow Childrens

., Karda Const, Indostar Cap. Fin.,

and Future Enterprises (DVR)hit fresh 52-week lows in trade.