Sensex sees a positive start, Nifty back at 10,900; Zee up 4%
Market opens Equity benchmarks have started the day on a positive note, with the Nifty reclaiming 10,900 in the first few minutes of trade.
The Sensex is up 72.82 points or 0.20% at 36391.15, and the Nifty up 22.90 points or 0.21% at 10909.70. The market breadth is positive as 289 shares advanced, against a decline of 95 shares, while 30 shares were unchanged.
Except pharmaceuticals, all other sectoral indices are trading in the green. The Nifty Midcap index is up one-fifth of a percent.
Vedanta, Yes Bank, and Zee Entertainment, while Sun Pharma, Bharti Airtel, JSW Steel and Dr Reddy’s have lost the most.
Rupee opens The Indian rupee opened at 71.06 per dollar on Wednesday versus 71.04 yesterday.
Stocks in the news: Zee Entertainment, Indiabulls Integrated, MCX, Majestic Auto, DEN
Results on Wednesday: MindTree, Phillips Carbon Black, 5Paisa Capital, Motilal Oswal Financial Services, HT Media, DCB Bank