Market CNBC-TV18 Opening Bell: Sensex, Nifty start higher led by metal, auto, bank shares Updated : November 15, 2019 10:04 AM IST The BSE Sensex surged almost 138 points, or 0.34 percent, to 40,424 in initial trade. The NSE Nifty50 also gained more than 36 points, or 0.31 percent, to trade at 11,908. Shares of Vodafone Idea plunged 10 percent as the telco posted a Rs 50,921 crore loss for the quarter. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.