Key benchmark indices – Sensex, Nifty – opened a lower note following cautious mood in the Asian markets and sharp fall seen on Wall Street overnight.
The BSE Sensitive index was at 36110 down by 159 points during morning trade on Tuesday, while the NSE Nifty is down 47points at 10,841-levels.
Nifty Auto, Metal, Pharma and PSU Bank were trading in the green, while Nifty IT, media were major index losers.
Early gainers include M&M, Sun Pharma, Bajaj Auto, Tata Motors, Bajaj Finserve, while Zee entertainment, Infosys, Wipro and Tech Mahindra were early losers.
Oil Marketing companies such as such as Indian HPCL, BPCL and Oil India trade higher between range 0.43% – 0.44 percent in range.