Markets rebound in trades today; Sensex up 200 points: Markets have started the session on a positive note tracking firm Asian cues. Market participants would keep a close eye on oil prices amid rise in geopolitical tensions in West Asia as Saudi Arabia launched military operations in Yemen.
At 9:35 AM, the S&P BSE Sensex was trading at 27678 up 220 points, while NSE Nifty was trading at 8402 up 61 points. The Mid-cap and Small-cap Index, both, is out-performing the broader indices. The market breadth indicating the overall health of the market is strong. The Indian rupee opened lower by 15 paise at 62.56 per dollar on Monday against Friday's closing value of 62.41 a dollar. The dollar holds steady after the head of the US Central Bank assured investors that the path back to 'normal' interest rates will only occur at a gradual pace.