Stock market update: Stocks that hit 52-week highs on NSE

NEW DELHI: Shares of Foseco India, Vinny Overseas, Nintec Systems Ltd., Vera Synthetic and Spectrum Electrical, hit their fresh 52-week highs at 11:21AM(IST)on NSE.

Benchmark NSE Nifty index fell 24.2 points to 17368.5 amid selling in frontline bluechip stocks.

However, stocks such as Share India Sec, Krebs Biochem, Rollatainers Ltd, CLC Industries and TN Telecom, touched their fresh 52-week low.

Overall, 22 shares traded in the green in Nifty50 index, while 27 traded in the red.

In the Nifty 50 index, Adani Ent., Adani Ports SEZ, Asian Paints, M&M and Bajaj Auto were among top gainers, while Hindalco, Cipla, Coal India Ltd, BPCL and ITC traded in the red.

The BSE Sensex was trading 71.99 points down at 59216.36 at 11:21AM(IST).

Traders were seen piling up positions in Shipping, Telecommunications, Fertilisers, Building Materials and Apparels sectors, while selling was visible in Infrastructure, Petrochemicals, Media & Entertainment, Metals – Non Ferrous and Industrial Consumables sectors.