Mumbai. The Sensex opened more than 200 points in early trade on Wednesday. At the same time, the Nifty touched the 10,000 mark level. The 30-share BSE Sensex index opened at 34,205.07. Later in the morning, it is trading 202.71 points, or 0.60 percent, at 34,159.40 points. Similarly, the National Stock Exchange's Nifty is trading at 10,101.80 points with a gain of 55.15 points, or 0.55 percent. The Sensex closed at 33,956.69 points and the Nifty closed at 10,046.65 in the previous session.
According to market experts, the stock market opened with a positive trend due to continuous foreign capital investment. According to preliminary data, foreign portfolio investors bought Rs 490.81 crore in the stock market on Tuesday. Globally, Hong Kong, Seoul markets were profitable, while Shanghai and Tokyo markets saw negative trend. In the international market, Brent crude oil fell 1.60 percent to $ 40.52 a barrel.