Market Live: Sensex flat, Nifty still below 10,400; PSU Bank index falls 1%
Benchmark indices opened mildly higher with the Sensex rising over 100 points but immediately trimmed gains to trade flat as volatility continued ahead of expiry of February futures & options contracts later this week.
The 30-share BSE Sensex was up 19.27 points at 33,793.93 and the 50-share NSE Nifty fell 3 points to 10,375.40.
Nifty Midcap index fell 73 points.
PNB, Allahabad Bank, Union Bank, Bank of Baroda, Bank of India, GMR Infrastructure, Adani Power, JSPL, Nalco and Jaiprakash Associates were down 1-4 percent.
Fortis Healthcare, Bhushan Steel, Amtek Auto, Kaya and JSW Energy gained 1-5 percent.