During the day, the BSE Mid-Cap index traded on a positive note.
The index opened the day at 14,515 and closed at 14,554, registering a gain of 0.4%.
Now let us look at the stocks that have gained the most in the BSE Mid-Cap index today.
Top 5 Mid-Cap Gainers Today
|Stock Name||Previous Close (Rs)||Today’s Close (Rs)||% Gain||Traded Volume|
|JINDAL STEEL & POWER||134||140||4.4||1,070,579.0|
|NLC INDIA LTD||65||67||3.9||186,937.0|
|ADITYA BIRLA FASHION & RETAIL||201||209||3.7||34,788.0|
JINDAL STEEL & POWER was the top gainer in the BSE Mid-Cap index today. The stock of the company witnessed buying interest and closed at Rs 140, up by 4.4%. The total volume of the shares traded today stands at 1,070,579.
Following JINDAL STEEL & POWER was APOLLO HOSPITALS, which gained around 3.9% today. The share price of APOLLO HOSPITALS traded at Rs 1,367 on the BSE and the total volume of shares traded today was 56,399.
NLC INDIA LTD, KANSAI NEROLAC, and ADITYA BIRLA FASHION & RETAIL were also among the top 5 gainers in the BSE Mid-Cap index today. While NLC INDIA LTD was up 3.9%, KANSAI NEROLAC and ADITYA BIRLA FASHION & RETAIL were up by 3.8% and 3.7%, respectively.
For a more detailed view on the above stocks, you can check the BSE Mid-Cap company results for March 2019 quarter and also visit our Indian stock market research section.
Top Mid-Cap Losers Today
On the other hand, the top losers in the BSE Mid-Cap index today were DHFL (down 4.1%), TATA COMM. (down 2.5%) and SJVN (down 2.3%).
What About the Benchmark Indices?
The BSE Sensex moved down from 38,823 to 38,736 today, registering a loss of 87 points (down 0.2%).
The most traded stocks in the BSE Sensex today were YES BANK and TATA MOTORS.
The NSE Nifty moved down from 11,583 to 11,543 today, registering a loss of 30 points (down 0.3%).
The most traded stocks in the NSE Nifty today were YES BANK and IOC.
This article (Top 5 Mid-Cap Gainers Today; JINDAL STEEL & POWER Leads the Pack) is authored by Equitymaster.