LIVE: Sensex slumps over 100 points on weak global markets, Nifty below 8,200; Axis Bank down over 6% -- 28 Oct 2015
Domestic equity markets opened in red on Wednesday tracking weak global cues. Sensex opened 121.73 points down at 27,131.71. Nifty opened 44 points down at 8,188.90.
HDFC Bank was up 0.66 per cent at Rs 1118.10.
In the 30-share index, Axis Bank was trading over 6 per cent down at Rs 488.80 in the opening trade.
Dabur, TRF, Indian Hume Pipe, Nelco, Greenply, Ambuja Cements, Shanti Gears, JSW Energy, Tata Elxsi, Torrent Power, Syndicate Bank, Just Dial and ABCIL are some of companies which may announce their earnings on Wednesday.
Benchmark indices fell for the second consecutive session on Tuesday. Sensex closed 108.52 points, or 0.40 per cent, down at 27,253.44 while Nifty closed 27.65 points, or 0.33 per cent, down at 8,232.90.