Stock markets opened slightly higher on Wednesday amid mixed Asian peers and an upside move in pharma and banking stocks. US markets, however, ended the session on a weak note.
At 9:20 am, the Sensex was 58 points higher and the Nifty was trading above 11,300, up 0.10%.
IndusInd Bank, Ultratech Cement, Infratel, Grasim and Tata Motors were the top gainers. Whereas, Adani Ports, HCL tech, Infosys, RIL and Shree Cements were the top Nifty losers.