The 30 shares BSE Sensex is down 72 points to 26514.55 while 50 share NSE Nifty is down 19.80 points to 7994.60.
We also see ambiguity among the investors due to Greece worries to invest in the stock market on the global cues.
The market is down and dragged by private banking & financial, metals & oil. Apart from that the power and technology stocks gained.
Due to price hike in petrol today, the shares of government-owned companies BPCL, HPCL and IOC gained around 1 percent in early trade on Tuesday. The 64 paise a litre is raised in the petrol.
Stocks that going to make news today are Reliance communication, Kotak Mahindra Bank, Tata Global, Wipro, HDFC, Bharti Airtel and ONGC.