BSE Sensex opens in green; NSE up by 15.95 points
Mumbai: The Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) benchmark index of the Indian equities markets, on Monday, opened higher at 35,859.66 points from the previous working day's close at 35,742.07.
Minutes into trading, it was quoting at 35,731.58, down by 10.49 points, or 0.03 per cent.
At the National Stock Exchange (NSE), the broader 51-scrip Nifty, which had closed at 10,754 points on Friday, was quoting at 10,769.95, up 15.95 points or 0.15 per cent.
Concerns over global economic growth and threat of a partial US government shutdown spooked international and domestic equity indices on the last day of trading, with the BSE Sensex and the NSE plunging nearly 700 points and 200 points, respectively.
Hong Kong’s Hang Seng was quoting red, down by 0.66 per cent
South Korea’s Kospi was down by 0.19 per cent
SET Composite of Thailand was down by 0.20 per cent
China’s Shanghai Composite index was trading in green, up by 0.16 per cent