Stock market update: Nifty Auto index falls 0.96% in a weak market

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NEW DELHI: The Nifty Auto index traded negative around 10:29AM(IST)on Wednesday in a weak market.
Forgings(up 1.78 per cent), TVS Motor Company(up 0.29 per cent) and Escorts(up 0.15 per cent) were among the top gainers.

TIINDIA(down 4.09 per cent),

Suzuki(down 1.93 per cent), Tata Motors(down 1.14 per cent),

Industries(down 0.94 per cent) and

Motors(down 0.9 per cent) were the top losers on the index.
The Nifty Auto index was down 0.96 per cent at 10371.45 at the time of writing this report.

Benchmark NSE Nifty50 index was down 132.1 points at 16107.95, while the BSE Sensex was down 480.78 points at 53884.07.

Among the 50 stocks in the Nifty index, 9 were trading in the green, while 41 were in the red.

Shares of Vodafone Idea,


, Adani Power and

were among the most traded shares on the NSE.

Shares of

, Lexus Granito(India), Empyrean Cashews Ltd., Avro India and

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

, Dishman Carbogen, Infibeam Avenues,

and Ibull Housing Fin hit fresh 52-week lows in trade.