Market opens Equity benchmarks have started lower, with the Nifty trading above 10,650-mark.
Automobile, energy, and pharmaceuticals are the top gainers, while metals have extended their fall from Tuesday.
In the broader markets, the Nifty Midcap is down one-tenth of a percent.
The Sensex is down 49.91 points or 0.14% at 35424.60, while the Nifty is higher by 5.70 points or 0.05% at 10661.90. The market breadth is positive as 276 shares advanced, against a decline of 112 shares, while 30 shares were unchanged.
Yes Bank, Asian Paints, Dr Reddy’s and HPCL are the top gainers, while TCS and Infosys have gained the most.