Nifty FMCG index is the only gaining index among the sectoral indices on NSE. FMCG heavyweight, ITC Limited was trading higher by 1.24% at Rs 314.85 per share. Godrej Consumer Products Limited, Jubilant Foods and United Spirits Limited were also trading in positive territory on Tuesday.
The advance declines ratio stood at 419:1093 at NSE with bears dominating the market.
At 11 AM, the S&P BSE Sensex is trading at 31045 down 92 points, while NSE Nifty is trading at 9525 down 49 points. A total of 13 stocks registered a fresh 52-week high in trade today, while 47 stocks touched a new 52-week low on the NSE.
The BSE Mid-cap Index is trading down 1.04% at 14431, while BSE Small-cap Index is trading down 1.16% at 15203.
Some buying activity is seen in FMCG, Healthcare and Telecom while Oil & Gas, Energy, Finance, are showing weakness on BSE.
ITC Limited, Aurobindo Pharma, Adani Ports, Hindustan Unilever and HDFC Bank are among the gainers, whereas Bank of Baroda, Indiabulls Housing Finance, BPCL, State Bank of India and ICICI Bank are losing sheen on NSE.