Today, on Tuesday, during afternoon trade, most of the Auto stocks were trading higher and kept the sectoral index in the green. At around 1 pm the BSE Auto index was trading 0.74 per cent up at 24,343.
Around the same time the stocks those were the laggards in the index are Balkrishna Industries, Eicher Motors and Cummins India.
Today, the market was in the positive territory on gains in select bank, energy, auto, pharma and metal stocks.
On Tuesday, the Benchmark NSE Nifty50 index was up 25 points at 10,962, while the BSE Sensex was up 24 points at 36,348.
Out of 31 stocks in the Sensex kitty, 19 were trading in the green, while 12 were in the red. The stocks those were leading the pack of seensex gainers are Sun Pharma, Mahindra & Mahindra and Tata Motors.