Shares of Bharat Forge(up 1.71 per cent), Exide Industries(up 1.08 per cent), Balkrishna Industries(up 0.83 per cent), Bosch(up 0.51 per cent) and MRF(up 0.21 per cent) ended the day as top gainers in the pack.
On the other hand, Mahindra & Mahindra(down 1.65 per cent), Hero MotoCorp(down 0.92 per cent), TIINDIA(down 0.85 per cent), Amara Raja Batteries(down 0.58 per cent) and Bajaj Auto(down 0.53 per cent) finished as the top losers of the day.
The Nifty Auto index closed 0.37 per cent down at 11643.05.
Benchmark NSE Nifty50 index ended down 2.05 points at 18255.75, while the BSE Sensex stood down 12.27 points at 61223.03.
Among the 50 stocks in the Nifty index, 21 ended in the green, while 28 closed in the red.
Shares of JP Power, Vodafone Idea, Suzlon Energy, YES Bank and HFCL were among the most traded shares on the NSE.
Shares of Coastal Corp, Ruby Mills, Coffee Day Ent, Manaksia Steels and Guj Mineral Dev. hit their fresh 52-week highs in today’s trade, while Dilip Buildcon, Gillette India and PayTM hit their fresh 52-week lows.