The National Stock Exchange (NSE) Nifty50 index which closed near 11,058.20 is now opened on a flat note with negative bias near 11,038.85. Currently, it is trading near 11,038.65, 19.55 points down. (09:19 AM IST)
On the other hand, the BSE-Sensex index which closed near 36,725.42 is now opened on flat note at 36,753.59. Currently, it is trading near 36,718.28, 7.14 points down. (09:20 AM IST)
Among the sectors, Metal, IT, and Automobile are trading lower. The top gainers among Nifty50 are NTPC, Bharti Airtel, India bulls, Mahindra & Mahindra, and Infratel however the top losers are Wipro, Hindalco, HCL Technology, Indian Oil, and ONGC etc.
Rupee Update: The Indian rupee opened on a lower note at 70.17 per dollar on Friday versus previous close of 70 against US dollar.