As expected, the National Stock Exchange (NSE) Nifty50 index which closed near 11,928.75 at the previous trading session is now opened on a flat note with negative bias near 11,905.80. Currently, it is trading near 11,924.00, 4.75 points down. (09:21 AM IST)
Around 19 stocks have advanced while 31 declined.
The top gainers among Nifty50 are L&T, TCS, Sun Pharmaceuticals, GAIL India, and Wipro while the top losers are Bharti Airtel, Zeel Entertainment, ONGC, Maruti, and ICICI Bank, etc.
On the other hand, the BSE-SENSEX which closed near 39,749.73 is now opened near 39,714.27 on a flat note with negative bias. Currently, it is trading near 39,729.39, 20.34 points down. (09:22 AM IST)
Among sectors, except IT and Pharma all other indices are trading lower.
Rupee Update: The Indian rupee opened lower at 69.75 per US dollar as compared to the previous close of 69.69.