The Nifty Metal index was trading 0.78 per cent up at 2537.65 .
NEW DELHI: Metal shares were trading with gains in Wednesday’s morning session.
Shares of Hindustan CopperNSE 1.66 % (up 2.81 per cent) , Steel Authority of India (SAIL) (up 2.29 per cent) , Jindal Steel & Power (up 1.94 per cent) and NMDC (up 1.40 per cent) were trading higher.
Coal India (up 1.23 per cent) , National Aluminium Company (up 0.95 per cent) , VedantaNSE 0.00 % (up 0.92 per cent) and MOIL (up 0.60 per cent) were among the top gainers.
The Nifty Metal index was trading 0.78 per cent up at 2537.65 around 10:32 am
Benchmark NSE Nifty50 index was up 75.30 points at 12,015.40, while the BSE Sensex was up 275.61 points at 40,745.31.
Among the 50 stocks in the Nifty index, 34 were trading in the green, while 15 were in the red.
Shares of Vodafone Idea, YES Bank, Bharti Airtel, Bank of Baroda, Bharti Infratel, RIL, UCO Bank, SBI, Corp Bank and PNB were among the most traded shares on the NSE.