Market opens It’s a mildly lower start to the market on Friday morning, amid weak global cues. The Nifty is holding 10,900-mark.
Among sectors, Nifty IT index is down around half a percent, while energy and pharma are in the negative zone. Automobile names are trading in the green.
The Nifty Midcap index is up one quarter of a percent.
The Sensex is down 31.04 points or 0.09% at 36400.63, while the Nifty was down 16.20 points or 0.15% at 10935.50. The market breadth is positive as 295 shares advanced, against a decline of 107 shares, while 21 shares were unchanged.
Bharti Airtel, Yes Bank, HPCL and Indiabulls Housing are the top gainers, while Infosys, Power Grid and IOC have lost the most.
Rupee opens The Indian rupee opened at 69.72 per dollar on Friday versus previous close 69.70.
Stocks in the News: Bharti Airtel, Bosch, Infosys, PFC, REC, Coal India, Indian Hume Pipe