Share market update: Auto shares gain; Ashok Leyland rises 3%


NEW DELHI: Auto shares were trading with gains in Tuesday’s morning session.

Shares of Ashok Leyland (up 3.01 per cent) , Apollo TyresNSE 3.33 % (up 2.43 per cent) , Tata MotorsNSE 8.86 % (up 1.99 per cent) and Bosch (up 1.65 per cent) were the top gainers in the index.

Tata Motors (up 1.63 per cent) , Motherson Sumi Systems (up 0.92 per cent) , TVS Motor Company (up 0.72 per cent) and Hero MotoCorp (up 0.70 per cent) too were trading higher.

The Nifty Auto index was trading 0.76 per cent up at 7076 around 09:45 am.

Benchmark NSE Nifty50 index was up 1.90 points at 11,059.75 while the BSE Sensex was down 21.96 points at 37,472.16.

Among the 50 stocks in the Nifty index, 35 were trading in the green, while 14 were in the red.

Shares of YES Bank, Vodafone Idea, Ashok Leyland, Bank of Baroda, SBI, Tata Motors, NBCC , Dish TV India, PNB and SAIL were among the most traded shares on the NSE.