NEW DELHI: Shares of Vikas Ecotech (PP), GTN Textiles, Euro Panel Products Ltd., Vaswani Ind and Oriental Trimex, hit their fresh 52-week highs at 10:19AM(IST)on NSE.
Benchmark NSE Nifty index rose 157.9 points to 17970.6 amid buying in frontline bluechip stocks.
However, stocks such as Vivo Collaboration Solutions Ltd., Asian Hotels(W), PayTM, McDowell Hold and Lumax Ind, touched their fresh 52-week low.
Overall, 40 shares traded in the green in Nifty50 index, while 9 traded in the red.
In the Nifty 50 index, Maruti Suzuki, Hero MotoCorp, UPL, Infosys and ITC were among top gainers, while Wipro, Asian Paints, Shree Cements, Divis Labs and Nestle India traded in the red.
The BSE Sensex was trading 550.29 points up at 60294.94 at 10:19AM(IST).
Traders were seen piling up positions in Telecommunications, Consumer Durables, Tea / Coffee, Infrastructure and Media & Entertainment sectors, while selling was visible in Miscellaneous, Learning & Education, Diversified, Sugar and Pharmaceuticals sectors.