During the day, the BSE Mid-Cap index traded on a negative note.
The index opened the day at 14,317 and closed at 14,118, registering a loss of 1.5%.
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|
|IDFC FIRST BANK||44||45||2.3||1,747,004.0|
SUN TV was the top gainer in the BSE Mid-Cap index today.
The stock of the company witnessed buying interest and closed at Rs 573, up by 10.1%.
The total volume of the shares traded today stands at 636,135.
Following SUN TV was BALKRISHNA IND, which gained around 5.4% today.
share price of BALKRISHNA IND traded at Rs 803 on the BSE and the total volume of shares traded today was 127,495.
RELIANCE CAPITAL, and
IDFC FIRST BANK were also among the top 5 gainers in the BSE Mid-Cap index today.
While AJANTA PHARMA was up 4.9%, RELIANCE CAPITAL and IDFC FIRST BANK were up by 4.1% and 2.3%, respectively.
For a more detailed view on the above stocks, you can check the BSE Mid-Cap company results for December 2018 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 APOLLO HOSPITALS (down 10.6%),
IIFL HOLDINGS (down 9.9%) and NALCO (down 7.8%).
What About the Benchmark Indices?
The BSE Sensex moved down from 36,546 to 36,395 today, registering a loss of 151 points (down 0.4%).
The most traded stocks in the BSE Sensex today were NTPC and TATA MOTORS.
The NSE Nifty moved down from 10,944 to 10,900 today, registering a loss of 44 points (down 0.4%).
The most traded stocks in the NSE Nifty today were YES BANK and TATA MOTORS.
This article (Top 5 Mid-Cap Gainers Today; SUN TV Leads the Pack) is authored by Equitymaster.