The market has begun the day on a positive note, with the Nifty trading well above 11,000-mark.
The Sensex is up 70.13 points or 0.19% at 36566.50, while the Nifty is up 28.30 points or 0.26% at 11038.50. The market breadth is narrow as 319 shares advanced, against a decline of 144 shares, while 61 shares are unchanged.
All sectoral indices are trading in the green, with maximum buying seen among FMCG, financials as well as metal stocks. In the broader markets, the midcap index is up around one-tenth of a percent.
Shares of UPL are trading higher by over 3 percent after the company announced an acquisition on Friday.