The National Stock Exchange (NSE) Nifty50 index which closed near 11,916.75 at the previous trading session is now opened near 11,928.80 on a flat note. Currently, it is trading near 11,943.15, 26.40 points up. (09:27 AM IST)
On the other hand, the BSE-SENSEX which closed near 39,839.25 is now opened on a higher note near 39,917.65. Currently, it is trading near 39,930.64, 91.39 points up. (09:29 AM IST)
On Nifty50, around 33 stocks have advanced while 16 declined and 1 remain unchanged.
It is a flat start in the domestic market where on the sectoral front, PSU bank led the gainers followed by the IT, pharma, and autos while the selling was seen in the metal index.
Rupee Update: The Indian rupee gained in the early trade and opened 9 rupees higher at 68.82 per dollar.