Key benchmarks made a weak start on Tuesday amid strong Asian markets, with selling pressure intensified to some extent. However, the Nifty traded down by 20 points at 10,868-mark and BSE Sensex lower by 66 points to show at 36328-mark at 10.15 am.
All sectoral stocks on the NSE were trading on a mixed with marginal falls see in Auto, FMCG, IT, financial service, PSU Bank, Private bank and Realty. On the other hand, the media, metal and Pharma stock rise up to half a percent.
Bharti Infratel, Infosys, TCS, Hero MotoCorp and Tech Mahindra were among major losers whereas Indiabulls, Coal India, Zeel and Power grid were gaining upto neat 3 percent
Eicher Motors trade a little higher by 0.63 percent to Rs. 20,884.20 per share after the company reported a 2.39-pc increase in PAT at Rs 532.95 crore.
Sun Pharma stocks trade lower 0.16 percent to Rs. 427.85 per share while Coal India trade significantly higher by 1.94 percent to Rs. 223.05 ahead of their result announcements.