Amid mixed global cues, domestic bourses started last trading session of the week on a flat note.
At 9.45 am on Friday, the Sensex at the Bombay Stocks Exchange (BSE) was trading 40 points up at 28,464 while the Nifty at the National Stock Exchange (NSE) was trading five points higher at 8,780.
On Thursday, the Sensex had closed 29 points down at 28,423 and the Nifty had closed 12 points lower at 8,775.
In the broader markets, BSE Midcap index gained 0.2 per cent while Smallcap index jumped by 0.5 per cent.
Among the BSE sectoral indices, Realty index became the top gainer with a jump of 0.9 per cent while Oil & Gas index became the top loser with a cut of 0.5 per cent.
Top gainers in the Sensex-30 pack: Tata Motors (up 1.8 per cent), Adani Ports (up 1.4 per cent), Lupin (up 0.9 per cent), HDFC (up 0.9 per cent) and SBI (up 0.7 per cent).
Top losers in the Sensex-30 pack: Bajaj Auto (down 1.9 per cent), Coal India (down 1.7 per cent), Reliance Industries (down 1.1 per cent), L&T (down 0.8 per cent) and Gail (down 0.8 per cent).
Meanwhile, the Rupee was trading 10 paise higher at 66.85 against the US Dollar.