/ Markets rise for 8th straight day, Asian shares hold near six-month high

Zee News : Mar 20, 2019, 10:58 AM

Rising for the 8th straight day markets opened with marginal gains on Wednesday amidst positive global cues. However it soon pared gains and turned negative in early trade. BSE Sensex dropped 33.82 points or 0.09 percent to 38,329.65 in early trade while the NSE Nifty fell 20.20 points or 0.18 percent to 11,512.20. The rupee meanwhile opened weak at the interbank forex market at 69.11 against dollar from importers.