Shares of Media companies were trading actively on the Nifty Media index, which was trading higher, on Thursday in the volatile market.
At around 2.40-pm, Nifty Media Index was up 1.55 per cent, as compared to a 0.10 percent rise in the benchmark Nifty-fifty index. The Media index hit an intra-day high of 1,867.80 points,.
Jagran Prakashan and Sun TV Network hit their respective highs today by 6.82 and 3.54% respectively, while Saregama India, TV18 Broadcast, and Zee Entertainment Enterprises were trading close to 2.4% each on the NSE. That apart, TV Today Network, D.B.Corp, Zee Media Corporation from the Media index were trading higher in the range of 0.80 percent to 1.23 percent. Avail the Free Nifty trading tips and the latest stock tips from the experts.
Meanwhile, benchmark indices are moving on a dull note with top losses in Vedanta and JSW Steel in the Nifty50, while Eicher Motors and Nestle India were top index gainers. The Sensex traded up by 55 pt higher at 41927-mark, and the Nifty stood at 12360, up by 17 points at 2.44-pm.