Sensex opens above 61000 on positive cues from global market

After getting positive signals from the global market, today the Indian markets have also started in the green zone. For the second day in a row yesterday, the US markets closed in favor of the boom. So in Asian markets it is New Year holiday in all markets except Japan.

As soon as the market opened, there was a boom of investors in the Indian stock market. IT, banking, metal stocks gained momentum. The Sensex opened 230 points higher at 61172 on the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE). On the National Stock Exchange (NSE), the Nifty opened at 18,165, up 47 points.

Sensex and Nifty Status

Sensex and Nifty stocks are trading in the green zone today. 23 out of 30 Sensex stocks seem to be trading fast. Its 7 shares are trading in the red zone with a decline. Today, 35 out of 50 Nifty stocks are trading strongly in the green zone, while 14 stocks have seen a decline and 1 stock is trading flat on opening.