Market Live- Stock markets in India have opened Friday on a positive note. The BSE Sensex is trading higher by 66.30 points at 33,213.44 while the NSE Nifty is trading higher by 3.30 points at 10.347.10 at 10.40 am today.
Except banking stocks, all sectoral indices have opened the day positively with metal sector and consumer durables leading the pack of gainers. The rupee is trading at 64.79 to the US Dollar.
Bank stocks have opened on a mixed note with Indusind Bank and South Indian Bank being the most active stocks in banking sector. Yes Bank reported a 25% growth in net profit for the Q2 ended Sept 2017 mainly due to a fast growth in advances and a rise in fee income.
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