Nifty holds 8650 amid pressure, Sensex flat;Coal India, TCS drag
The market is absolutely flat but the Nifty is above 8650. The 50-share index is up 1.65 points at 8674.90 and the Sensex is up 8.70 points at 28132.14. About 1190 shares have advanced, 657 shares declined, and 104 shares are unchanged.
SBI, Cipla, BHEL, NTPC and Asian Paints are top gainers while Coal India, TCS, HDFC twins and HUL are losers in the Sensex.
The market has opened in green. The Sensex is up 64.37 points or 0.2 per at 28187.81 and the Nifty is up 11.45 points or 0.1 percent at 8684.70. About 530 shares have advanced, 179 shares declined, and 32 shares are unchanged.
The Indian rupee slipped in the early trade. It has opened lower by 14 paise at 66.95 per dollar versus 66.81 Thursday.