Benchmark indices opened flat with positive bias on Friday with Nifty above 11,600 mark.
At 09:17 hrs IST, the Sensex is up 58.09 points or 0.15% at 38665.10, while Nifty is up 20 points or 0.17% at 11616.70. About 452 shares have advanced, 303 shares declined, and 31 shares are unchanged.
IOC, TCS, Infosys, ONGC, HPCL, BPCL, Tata Steel, RIL, Wipro, Power Grid, Cipla, Bajaj Finance are among major gainers, while losers are HCL Tech, Tata Motors, HDFC, Dr. Reddy’s Lab, Adani Ports and Yes Bank.
All the sectoral indices are trading in green. Midcap and smallcap indices are trading with marginal gains.