The National Stock Exchange (NSE) Nifty50 index which closed near 11,709.10 is now opened near 11,727.95 at today’s trading session. Currently, it is trading on a flat note near 11,730.70, 21.60 points up. (09:20 AM IST)
Around 18 stocks have advanced and 32 declined.
The top gainers among Nifty50 are Bharat Petroleum, Indian Oil, Infratel, Britannia, and Bharti Airtel however the top losers are Tech Mahindra, India bulls, Yes Bank, NTPC, and State Bank of India etc.
On the other hand, the BSE-SENSEX opened near 39,086.21 from its previous day’s close of 38,969.80. Currently, it is trading near 39,123.06, 153.26 points up. (09:24 AM IST)
It seems the benchmark indices opened on a flat note on May 22 ahead of Lok Sabha Election 2019 counting on May 23. Among the sectors, IT, metal, FMCG and auto indices are trading with marginal loss while energy, infra, and pharma are trading higher.
Rupee Update: The Indian rupee opened higher at 69.27 per dollar as compared to previous close of 69.71.