Domestic equity market benchmarks, remained rangebound on Thursday, tracking Asian peers.
The Nifty50 index closed 4 points down at 10,440, while Sensex settled 21 points down at 33,756 on Thursday.
Shares of HCL Technologies, Larsen & Toubro, Hindalco, Tata Steel, Hero MotoCorp, NTPC, Infosys, Bharat Petroleum CorporationBSE 0.57 %, Lupin, HDFC, Ambuja Cements and Wipro stood among the top gainers in the Nifty50 index on Thursday.
However, Mahindra & Mahindra, Bajaj Finance, Hindustan Petroleum CorporationBSE -1.11 %, Zee EntertainmentBSE -0.97 %, Maruti Suzuki, Hindustan Unilever, Axis Bank, Bharti Airtel, UPL, Bharti Infratel, Aurobindo Pharma and Coal India remained among the top losers among the Nifty stocks.
Nifty Metal index stood as the top gainer among the sectoral indices on NSE on Thursday. Shares of Jindal Stainless (Hisar) zoomed up to 10 per cent in the metal index.
Nifty Auto index settled as the top loser sectoral index. Shares of Mahindra & Mahindra declined up to 4 per cent.>