It is a tepid start to the market on Tuesday morning, with the Nifty trading below 10,900.
The Sensex is up 45.17 points or 0.13% at 36113.50, and the Nifty up 12.80 points or 0.12% at 10875.30. The market breadth is positive as 271 shares advanced, against a decline of 65 shares, while 16 shares were unchanged.
Among sectors, pharmaceuticals and consumption and infra names are trading in the green, auto and IT names are trading in the red.
HUL, Bharti Airtel, and Bajaj Auto are the top gainers, while Hero MotoCorp, Power Grid, HCL Tech and Tech Mahindra lost the most.