While other sectoral indices were gaining on NSE in Monday’s morning trade, the Nifty PSU Bank index was trading in the negative territory, with shares of IDBI Bank (down 1.42 %), Bank of Baroda (down 0.74%) and State Bank of India (down 0.61 %) in red.
However, other components in the index, including Andhra Bank(up 0.81 %), Oriental Bank of Commerce (up 0.51%), Punjab National Bank(up 0.50%) and Canara Bank(up 0.43 %) were trading in positive.
The Nifty PSU Bank index was trading 14 points down at 3,279 around 10.35 am (IST).Among the sectoral gainers, Nifty Realty index led, followed by Nifty Metal and auto indices.
In the Nifty 50 index, Cipla (up 5.92%),Adani Ports (up 3.14 %), Tata Steel (up 2.98 %), Eicher Motors(up 2.81%), HDFC (up 2.78%),Vedanta(up 2.38%) and Hindalco (up 2.29%) were gaining over 2 %.
However,BPCL(down2.51%),Bosch(down1.87%),DrReddy’s Laboratories(down 0.92%) and Larsen & Toubro (down 0.51%) were trading in red.