Sensex, Nifty begin New Year on a flat note

Mumbai (Maharashtra): The stock market opened flat on the first day of 2018, with the Sensex opening 13.23 points up at 34,070.06; and the Nifty trading at 10,524.15.

The Indian Rupee opened marginally higher at 63.84 against the dollar, as compared to 63.87 on Friday.

However, the market breadth was positive as 576 shares advanced against a decline of 178 shares. 2,878 shares were unchanged. (ANI)