The major Indian equity benchmarks had started the day in green, however it has slipped down a little from the opening levels. The investors appear to be a little cautious. The Sensex is currently trading near the level of 19500 i.e., up by nearly 10 points & the Nifty is trading near the level of 5925 i.e., down by nearly 5 points. The midcap & small-cap counters are trading positive by over half a percentage point each. On the sectoral front, the indices are trading mixed. Auto index is leading the list of gainers with gains of over one and a half percentage points while IT index is leading the list of losers with losses of a little less than half a percentage point. Further, the market breadth is positive as two stocks are seen advancing for every one decline.