At 09:20 am (IST), the BSE Sensex was trading up by 11 points at 19,613. The Sensex had opened at 19,538. NSE Nifty was trading down by 2 points at 5,822. The Nifty had opened at 5,859.
The top gainers from the Sensex and the Nifty pack were HCL Tech, PNB, Ranbaxy, Dr. Reddy's, HDFC Bank, HUL, ONGC, Wipro, Cairn India, ITC, JP Associate and L&T. The top losers from the Sensex pack were RIL, DLF, Maruti Suzuki, Jindal Steel, Jaiprakash Asso, Bharti Airtel and Reliance Infra.
The overall market breadth is positive. On the sectoral front, the top loser is the BSE Oil & Gas index, as the shares of RIL were declining.