Market Live: Sensex breaks 30000 in opening, Nifty falls further on weak Asian cues
Equity benchmarks extended losses in early trade Friday, tracking weakness in Asian peers on concerns over US-South Korea free trade pact.
The 30-share BSE Sensex was down 56.33 points at 29,973.41 and the 50-share NSE Nifty fell 30.70 points to 9,311.45. About 613 shares advanced against 408 declining shares on the BSE.
The rupee opened stronger against the dollar, appreciating to 64.11, 4 paise higher than its previous close.