<p>Mumbai, December 23, 2019</p>.<div>Dragged by largest market cap company and index heavyweight Reliance Industries, the Indian markets opened lower on Monday. RIL was trading at Rs 1,561.65 a share, lower by 2.34 per cent.</div>.<div>Despite most sectoral stocks trading in the green, the Sensex and the Nifty traded in the red.</div>.<div>The BSE Sensex opened at 41,548.26, lower from its previous close of 41,681.54.</div>.<div>At 10.01 a.m., the Sensex was down 10.58 points at 41,670.96. The Nifty was trading lower by 5 points at 12,276.70.</div>.<div>However, global markets continued to be firm on the back of a trade deal between US-China trade deal, partially ending the 18 month long trade war.</div>.<div>Markets have been touching fresh highs on record inflow of foreign funds. Foreign Portfolio investors pumped in Rs 1.3 trillion in the Indian markets, highest in 6 years.</div>.<div>IANS</div>.<p><span style="font-size: 14px;">(Our News Desk can be contacted at email@example.com)</span></p>. Did you like this story? .<a href="https://www.instamojo.com/netindian/support-netindian/">Make a donation</a>. and help us to serve you better.