NEW DELHI: Most pharma stocks were trading with gains during Tuesday’s session even as broader market sentiment was wobbly.
The Nifty Pharma index was trading 1.68 per cent up at 10,163 at 10:35 am, with all components in the green zone.
Aurobindo Pharma (up 3.77 per cent) was the top gainer in the index, followed by Biocon (up 2.56 per cent), Sun Pharmaceutical Industries (up 1.97 per cent) and Lupin (up 1.70 per cent).
Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories (up 1.33 per cent), Glenmark Pharmaceuticals (up 1.28 per cent), Cipla (up 1.25 per cent), Cadila Healthcare (up 1.23 per cent) and Divi’s Laboratories (up 1.12 per cent) climbed over 1 per cent.
Shares of Piramal Enterprises (up 0.31 per cent) were trading with mild gains.
Benchmark NSE Nifty50 index was up 16 points at 10,984, while the BSE Sensex was up 63 points at 36,368.
Among the 50 stocks in the Nifty index, 26 were trading in the green, while 24 were in the red.
YES Bank, Tech Mahindra, Sun Pharma, Asian Paints and Axis Bank were leading among Nifty scrips.
Indiabulls Housing Finance, HPCL, BPCL, Tata Steel and Bharti Infratel were among the top losers in the Nifty index.
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