Indian markets were trading flat, even as most Asian markets were trading with losses, despite the US S&P 500 closing at a new record high. Shares in Asia-Pacific fell in Tuesday trade, with Mainland Chinese stocks down in early trade and Hong Kong's Hang Sang declining 0.38%.
The Sensex was trading with losses of 2 points, while the Nifty lost 2 points in trade.
Shares in NALCO were trading higher after the company reported a net profit of Rs 935.64 crore against Rs 102.76 crore in the year-ago. Revenue at the company was up Rs 2,821.48 crore against Rs 1,935.86 crore.
V2 Retail saw its shares dip 2% following its quarterly numbers. The company posted a loss of Rs 10.26 crore against a loss of Rs 12.08 crore in the year-ago.
Zee Media shares gained 4.5% after the company said net profit was placed at Rs 8.39 crore against Rs 5.67 crore in the year-ago period.
Meanwhile, the rupee opened slightly weak in trade by 10 paise, while Gold Futures on the MCX dropped by 0.2%.