The Nifty closed in on the 17,500 mark helped by a day rally that pushed the benchmark index 119 factors greater on April 24, helped by positive aspects in banking & monetary companies, FMCG and expertise names.
After opening above 17,700, the index remained range-bound within the morning and dropped to the day’s low of 17,612. It picked up momentum within the afternoon and rose to the day’s excessive of 17,754 earlier than closing at 17,743.
It shaped a bullish candle with lengthy decrease shadow on the each day charts. It additionally noticed a breakout of Bullish Flag formation, which is a constructive signal.
If the index stays above 17,700, the swing excessive of 17,860, seen within the earlier week, might be the subsequent resistance, whereas 17,500-17,600 space stays a vital assist for the index, consultants stated.
“Technically, Nifty witnessed a breakout of the bullish flag formation, the place 17,800–17,860 is a direct resistance zone for the Nifty; above this, we are able to anticipate a rally in direction of the 18,100–18,200 zone,” Santosh Meena, Head of Analysis, Swastika Investmart, stated.
On the draw back, the 200-day shifting common of 17,600 will act as a powerful assist degree, he added.
On the choices entrance, the utmost name open curiosity was at 17,700 strike, adopted by 18,500 and 18,000 strikes, with Name writing at 18,000, 17,800 and 17,900 strikes. The utmost put open curiosity was at 17,700 strike, adopted by 17,600 strike, with put writing at identical strikes.
The information signifies that 17,500 is anticipated to be essential assist, whereas the vital resistance space can be 17,800-18,000.
“The corrective transfer of the Nifty index has taken assist on the 200-day SMA and has swiftly bounced from there. This makes 17,500 a really robust assist proper now,” Rahul Ghose, Founder & CEO, Hedged, stated.
The congestion zone, which was between 17,650 and 17,900, has shifted and lies between 17,800 and 18,000. “Till we see a bearish shut under 17,500, we are able to anticipate the upside to proceed,” he stated.
The Financial institution Nifty additionally noticed a breakout of the Bullish Flag sample on the each day charts. The index remained in a constructive terrain all through the session, closing 518 factors greater at 42,636.
“The Financial institution Nifty is close to the vital provide zone of 42,700–43,000, above this, we are able to anticipate a rally in direction of 43,500 and 44,000 ranges. On the draw back, 42,000 has grow to be a near-term ground,” Meena stated.
The broader market additionally traded greater. The Nifty Midcap 100 and smallcap 100 indices gained 0.4 p.c and 0.6 p.c.
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