As expected the National Stock Exchange (NSE) Nifty index opened on a positive note at the level of 11,008.10 from its previous closing level of 10,977.55. On the other hand, the BSE-Sensex opened at the level of 36,452.74 from its previous closing level of 36,324.17.
The top gainers among Nifty 50 are GAIL India, HDFC Bank, IndusInd Bank, Adani Ports, and Asian Paints however the top losers are Yes bank, Bharti Airtel, Tech Mahindra, and Infratel etc.
It’s a good start to the market on Friday morning when both benchmark indices of the domestic market showed positive opening. Sectors such as banks, FMCG, and auto are gaining big while Nifty IT index is down over a percent.
Update: The rupee gained in the early trade on today and opened higher by 10 paise at 72.49 per dollar versus the previous close of 72.59 of yesterday. However, it ended flat on yesterday.