Market Opening Bell: Sensex, Nifty start flat amid subdued cues; auto, IT shares fall Updated : July 16, 2019 10:01 AM IST The BSE Sensex slipped over 46 points, or 0.12 percent, to 38,850.50 in the initial trade. The NSE Nifty50 dropped by 12.5 points, or 0.17 percent, to trade at 11,576. The Nifty MidCap index fell by almost 29 points, or 0.17 percent, to trade at 16,980. 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.