The National Stock Exchange (NSE) nifty50 index which closed near 11,754.65 at the previous trading session is now opened on a flat note with a negative bias at 11,748.75 levels. Currently, it is trading near 11,739.95, 14.70 points down. (09:19 AM IST)
About 22 shares have advanced, 27 declined, and 1 is unchanged.
The top gainers among Nifty50 are Bharat Petroleum, Indian Oil, Asian Paints, ONGC, and ITC however the top losers are Yes Bank, IndusInd Bank, Infratel, India bulls, and Hero MotoCorp, etc.
On the other hand, the BSE-Sensex is trading near 39,023.64, 43.69 points down (09:20 AM IST) while opening at 39,056.92.
Among sectors, bank Nifty is under pressure with a fall of 1 percent.
Rupee Update: The Indian rupee opened on a higher note 69.84, 17 paise up against the dollar.