The NSE Nifty50 index which closed near 11,600.20 at previous trading session is now opened near Rs. 11,590.70. Currently, it is trading near 11,640.55, 38 points up. (09:24 AM IST) On the other hand, the BSE-SENSEX opened near 39,135.28 from its previous close of 39,090.03. Currently, it is trading near 39,216.19, 126.16 points up on a positive note. (09:26 AM IST)
On Nifty50, around 31 stocks had advanced while 19 declined. The top gainers among Nifty50 were Maruti, Tata Motors, Infosys, Reliance, and Britannia however the top losers were Zeel Entertainment, L&T, Indian Oil, Yes Bank, and JSW Steel, etc.
On sectoral front, there is some buying seen in the auto, energy and IT sector otherwise other sectors like bank, infra, pharma, and metal are under pressure.
Rupee Update: The Indian rupee opened higher by 15 paise at 70.78 per US dollar from its previous close of 70.93.