Stock market benchmark indices opened higher at the very opening session however, soon after the broader markets and sectoral indices turned in the red. Meantime, the Indian rupee started lower by 7-ps at 71.43/USD on today against the last close of 71.36.
At 10.25-am, the Sensex traded 43 points lower at 41214-mark, while the NSE Nifty stood at 12092-mark, down by 21 points.
Yes Bank, Cipla, ONGC, BPCL, and IOC were the top losers in Nifty. On the flip side, Gail India, Titan, Hindustan Unilever, Nestle India, and Tata Steel led the gains.
Among sectoral indices, the Nifty PSU Bank slipped the most, down by 1.93-percent followed by Nifty Realty, Pharma and Media. Avail the most updated Best Stock trading tips and the latest stock to buy updates from the website.
Among stocks, ONGC touched 2.81 percent to Rs.100.40-per share after the company on Friday reported its Q3 numbers. The stock has touched its one-year-low level on the NSE today.
Shares of Indiabulls Housing Finance slipped 3.62 percent to Rs.309.20-per share after CARE-Ratings has revised its long-term rating CARE AA with Stable outlook.