Benchmark indices were trading lower with Nifty holding above 15700
At 12:01 IST, the Sensex was down 108.47 points or 0.21% at 52220.04, and the Nifty was down 38 points or 0.24% at 15713.70. About 1492 shares have advanced, 1337 shares declined, and 101 shares are unchanged.
Britannia Industries, HCL Technologies, Tech Mahindra, Infosys and Tata Consumer Products were among major gainers, while losers were Hindalco Industries, Tata Steel, JSW Steel, SBI and ICICI Bank.
Metal and PSU Bank indices shed nearly 2 percent each, while IT index added over a percent.
News source:- MOneycontrol