Tata Motors Ltd.: stock market update: Auto stocks climb up to 2%; Tata Motors, Bajaj Auto rise, Auto News, ET Auto
NEW DELHI: A majority of auto stocks were trading up in afternoon trade on Thursday, keeping the sectoral index in the green. The Nifty Auto index was trading 0.67 per cent up at 10,875 around 12 pm. Tata Motors (up 1.15 per cent), Bharat Forge (up 0.96 per cent), Bajaj Auto (up 0.86 per cent), Maruti Suzuki India (up 0.74 per cent), Ashok Leyland (up 0.67 per cent), Mahindra & Mahindra (up 0.66 per cent), Eicher Motors (up 0.54 per cent) and Hero MotoCorp (up 0.18 per cent) too were in the green zone. However, Apollo Tyres (down 1.72 per cent), MRF (down 0.47 per cent), TVS Motor Company (down 0.24 per cent), Bosch (down 0.23 per cent) and Tata Motors (DVR) (down 0.22 per cent) lost the steam. Benchmark NSE Nifty50 index was flat at 11,437, with 29 stocks in the green and 21 in the red.