Share market update: 15 stocks hit 52-week highs on NSE

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NEW DELHI: Around 15 stocks rose to touch their 52-week highs on NSE in Tuesday’s session.

Among the stocks that touched their 52-week highs were Abbott India, Bata IndiaNSE -0.20 %, HDFC Asset Management Company, Hindustan Foods, ICICI Lombard General Insurance Company, InterGlobe Aviation, Infosys, Libas Designs, Metropolis Healthcare, Petronet LNG and Tata Consultancy Services.

Benchmark NSE Nifty index was trading 128.35 points down at 10,894.90 while the BSE Sensex was trading 423.12 points down at 36,909.67.

Overall, 10 shares were trading in green in Nifty50 index, while 40 were trading in red in the afternoon trade.

In the Nifty 50 index, Tech Mahindra, YES Bank, HCL Tech, Britannia Inds. and Bharti Infratel were among top gainers, while Indian Oil Corp, Tata Motors, BPCL, ICICI Bank and UltraTech Cem. were trading in the red.