Stock market update: 249 stocks hit 52-week lows on NSE

GettyImages-468047696NEW DELHI: Around 249 stocks fell to touch their 52-week lows on NSE in Friday’s session.

Among the stocks that touched their 52-week lows were AksharChem India, Alicon Castalloy, Apollo Tyres, Aspinwall and Company, Automotive Axles, Bajaj ElectricalsNSE -7.51 %, Bharat Gears and Aditya Birla Money.

Cox & Kings, Escorts, Delta Corp, eClerx Services, GAIL, Gravita India, Hindustan Zinc, Vodafone Idea, Lumax Auto Technologies, Maruti Suzuki India, Punjab & Sind Bank, Tata Steel and Zen Technologies also featured among the stocks that touched their 52-week lows on NSE.

Domestic benchmark index NSE Nifty was trading 1.15 points up at 11,253.30 while the BSE Sensex was trading 19.80 points down at 37,811.18.

In the Nifty 50 index, Bajaj Finserv, Bajaj Finance, YES Bank, Tata Motors and Bharti Infratel were among the top gainers on the NSE.

However, Vedanta, Indian Oil Corp, Bharti Airtel, Britannia Industries and UPL were among the top losers.