As expected, the National Stock Exchange (NSE) Nifty index opened flat to negative on Monday’s session where it opened slightly higher at 10,524.20 from its previous closing level of 10,472.50. However, just after the opening, it plunged and trading near 10,451.60, down 20.90 points. (09:20 AM IST)
On the other hand, the 30-share BSE-Sensex fell 3.91 points at 34,729.67.
The top gainers among Nifty50 are ONGC, ITC, Infosys, and TCS, however, the top losers are Hindustan Petroleum, Eicher Motors, Mahindra & Mahindra, Hindustan Unilever, and ICICI Bank etc.
Update: The Indian rupee opened lower at 73.80 per dollar on Monday versus Friday close 73.56.