Among the stocks that touched their 52-week highs on NSE were: Adani Enterprises; AGC Networks; Cadila Healthcare; Cipla; Gland Pharma; Hindustan Foods; Kotak Mahindra Bank; L&T Technology Services; MindTree; Nestle India; NIIT; Persistent Systems; Reliance Home Finance; Tata Consultancy Services; Titan.
Overall, 44 shares were trading in green in Nifty50 index, while 6 were trading in red in the afternoon trade.
In the Nifty 50 index, Tata Motors, SBI Life, HDFC Life, JSW Steel and Adani Ports SEZ were among top gainers, while Hindustan Unilever, Shree Cements, Britannia Industries, HDFC and Eicher Motors were trading in red.
The BSE Sensex was trading 337.90 points up at 47311.44. Traders were seen piling up position in IT Enabled Services, Diversified, Industrial Equipment, Industrial Consumables and Real Estate sectors, while selling were visible in Electric/Electronics, Learning & Education, Trading, Agro Processing and Petrochemicals sectors.