NEW DELHI: Pharma shares were trading in the green with the Nifty Pharma index up 1.35 per cent at 9,639.6 around 11:59 am on Friday.
Shares of Sun Pharmaceutical Industries (up 3.11 per cent), Divi’s Laboratories (up 2.84 per cent), Piramal Enterprises (up 2.79 per cent) and Glenmark Pharmaceuticals (up 1.72 per cent) were the top performers in the index.
Aurobindo Pharma (up 1.59 per cent), Cadila Healthcare (up 0.73 per cent) and Lupin (up 0.29 per cent) too were trading with decent gains.
Benchmark NSE Nifty50 index was up 16.80 points at 10,615.2 while BSE Sensex was up 35.63 points at 35273.31 at that time.
Among the 50 stocks in the Nifty index, 33 were trading in the green, while 17 were in the red.
Shares of YES Bank, Tata Motors, SBI, Ashok Leyland, Axis Bank, ICICI Bank, Bank of Baroda, Idea Cellular, HPCL and Hindalco Inds. were among the most traded shares on the National Stock Exchange.
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