Market Opens: It is firm start for the June series as Indian indices opened on higher note with Nifty above 12,000 level.
At 09:17 hrs IST, the Sensex is up 149.96 points or 0.38% at 39981.93, and the Nifty up 60.40 points or 0.51% at 12006.30. About 530 shares have advanced, 311 shares declined, and 46 shares are unchanged.
Bharti Airtel, HDFC Bank, JSW Steel, Coal India, HPCL, Berger Paints, IndiGo and Tata Steel are some of the major gainers on the indices in the early trade, while losers are ONGC, HUL, Kotak Mahindra Bank and
All the sectoral indices are trading higher led by metal, pharma, bank, IT, auto, FMCG, pharma and infra.