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The BSE METAL Index Down 2% ; JSW STEEL Among Top Losers
Fri, 2 Aug 09:30 AM

The BSE METAL Index has plunged 2% to 9,243.

Among the top losers in the BSE METAL Index today are JSW STEEL (down 3.2%), NMDC LTD (down 2.8%) and VEDANTA LTD (down 2.7%). Other losers include SAIL (down 2.5%) and JINDAL STEEL & POWER (down 2.3%).

Over the last one year, the BSE METAL Index has moved down from 12,581 to 9,243, loss of Rs 3,338 (down 26.5%).

The top losers among the BSE METAL during this same period were SAIL (down 46.5%), JINDAL STEEL & POWER (down 37.8%) and VEDANTA LTD (down 35.1%).

What about the Benchmark Indices?

Meanwhile, the BSE Sensex has plunged 0.8% to 36,920.

Among the top gainers in the BSE Sensex today are BHARTI AIRTEL (up 4.0%), ASIAN PAINTS (up 0.7%) and INFOSYS (up 0.4%). Other gainer include YES BANK (up 0.1%).

The most traded stocks in the BSE Sensex are YES BANK and BHARTI AIRTEL.

In the meantime, the NSE Nifty is at 10,935 (down 0.9%).

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