Shares of National Aluminium Company (up 2.89 per cent), APL Apollo Tubes (up 2.36 per cent), MOIL (up 1.34 per cent) and Coal India (up 0.88 per cent) have been the high gainers in the index.
Steel Authority of India (SAIL) (down 5.39 per cent), Welspun Corp (down 2.29 per cent), Jindal Stainless (Hisar) (down 1.84 per cent) and Jindal Steel & Power (down 1.65 per cent) have been amongst the worst performers.
Benchmark NSE Nifty50 index was down 62.70 factors at 10,490.Three whereas BSE Sensex was down 143.52 factors at 34,868.13 at the moment.
Among the 50 shares in the Nifty index, 16 have been buying and selling in the inexperienced, whereas 34 have been in the pink.
Shares of SBI, Axis Bank, Ashok Leyland, ICICI Bank, YES Bank, Bank of Baroda, SAIL, Idea cellular, NTPC, Tata Motors, ONGC, Vedanta, BHEL, Indian Oil Corp and L&T Fin Holding have been amongst the most traded shares on the NSE.