The Sensex opened 70 points lower on Friday amid choppy trade, tracking endless eurozone fears. Asian markets too were down 0.3-1.4% in early trade. Banks, capital goods, telecom and metals stocks were taking beating.
The Sensex was down 82 points at 15,775.28 and the Nifty fell 30 points to 4,719.90.
In the frontline shares, ONGC, GAIL Ranbaxy Labs, L&T, SBI, ICICI Bank, Axis Bank, PNB, Wipro, Bharti, JP Associates, IDFC (below Rs 100 mark), Ambuja Cements and Hero Motocorp were down between 1% and 2%.