The National Stock Exchange (NSE) Nifty50 index which closed near 12,048.20 is now trading near 12,023.80, 24.40 points down (09:21 AM IST) on a flat note with negative bias while opening at 12,067.65.
On the other hand, the BSE-SENSEX which closed near 40,802.17 is now opened near 40,852.61 on a flat note. Currently, it is trading near 40,724.69, 77.48 points down. (09:25 AM IST)
On Nifty50, around 21 stocks had advanced while 28 stocks declined. The top gainers were Bajaj Auto, Hero MotoCorp, Tata Motors, Tech Mahindra and State Bank of India however the top losers were Infratel, Tata Steel, Hindalco, JSW Steel, and Vedanta.