As expected the National Stock Exchange (NSE) Nifty50 index which closed on a higher note at previous trading session at 11,945.90 now opened at 11,999.80 on Friday. Currently, it is trading near 11,007.25, 60.40 points up. (09:18 AM IST)
On the other hand, the BSE-SENSEX which closed near 39,381.97 at previous trading session is now opened on a positive note near 39,998.91. Currently, it is trading above 40,000-mark at 40,010.46, 178.49 points up. (09:19 AM IST)
It seems like the firm start for June month where both the domestic indices are opened on a higher note.
All the sectoral indices are trading higher led by metal, pharma, bank, IT, auto, FMCG, and infra. The top 5 Nifty50 gainers are Bharat Petroleum, Coal India, Bharti Airtel, Indian Oil and Asian Paints however the top losers are ONGC, Eicher Motors, Mahindra & Mahindra, Sun Pharma, and Vedanta etc.
Rupee Update: The Indian rupee opened on a higher note in the early trade on Friday by 11 paise at 69.76 per dollar.