The National Stock Exchange (NSE) Nifty50 index which closed near 11,498.90 at the previous trading session is now opened near 11,561.45 on a positive note. Currently, it is trading 11,540.20, 41.30 points up. (09:18 AM IST)
On the other hand, the BSE-SENSEX which closed near 38,557.04 at the previous trading session is now opened on a higher note 38,751.62. Currently, it is trading near 38,714.81, 157.77 points up. (09:19 AM IST)
On Nifty50, around 42 stocks have advanced while 8 declined. The top gainers among Nifty50 are Vedanta, JSW Steel, Tata Steel, UPL, and India bulls however the top losers are Indian Oil, Infratel, Bharat petroleum, Asian Paints, and Tech Mahindra, etc.
Rupee Update: The Indian rupee which opened at 68.30 against the US dollar, 26 paise up compared to the previous close of 68.56 a dollar.