Market opens: It is a higher opening for the market on the last trading day of the week with Nifty around 11,330 level.
At 09:17 hrs IST, the Sensex is up 138.45 points at 37697.36, while Nifty is up 31.30 points or 0.28% at 11333.10. About 457 shares have advanced, 181 shares declined, and 22 shares are unchanged.
Zee Entertainment, ICICI Bank, Yes Bank, RIL, SBI, Tata Steel, TCS are among major gainers on the indices, while losers are Asian Paints, Voltas, IOC, Wipro, HCL Tech, Infosys, Mahanagar Gas and Berger Paints.
On the sectoral front, IT and FMCG are trading marginally lower, while metal, pharma, auto and bank are witnessing buying interest.