NEW DELHI: With over 0.81 crore shares changing hands, Reliance Communications was leading the pack of most traded stocks early Thursday.
Jaiprakash Associates (number of shares traded: 0.79 crore), Infibeam Incorporation (0.55 crore) and Kwality (0.50 crore) were up next.
CG Power and Industrial Solutions (0.42 crore), GMR Infra (0.40 crore), Ruchi Soya Industries (0.39 crore), ICICI Bank (0.36 crore), Adani Power (0.32 crore) and Firstsource Solutions (0.31 crore) also featured among the most traded tocks on NSE, in that order.
Equity benchmarks, after registering a positive opening, turned flat tracking mixed global cues.
The NSE Nifty index was trading 7 points down at 10,765, while the BSE Sensex was down 7 points at 35,540 around 9:45 am.
In the Nifty index, 24 stocks were in the green, while 26 were in the red.
Zee Entertainment Enterprises, Adani Ports & Special Economic Zone, ICICI Bank, Reliance Industries and Axis Bank were leading among the Nifty gainers.
On the other hand, Bharti Infratel, UPL, GAIL (India), Power Grid Corporation of India and Vedanta were among the top losers in the Nifty index.