Bearish Opening for NIFTY! - Pre-Market Analysis Report
Here are some of the major updates that could move the markets today:
Adani Ports auditor Deloitte resigned from their duties on Friday, without giving any specific reasons. Adani appointed MSKA & Associates as a replacement.
ONGC reported a standalone profit of Rs 10,015 crore for the quarter, falling 34.1% YoY.
Nykaa reported a consolidated profit of Rs 5.4 crore for the quarter, up 8% YoY. This came with a good jump in revenue numbers.
Lupin’s manufacturing facility in Mandideep has been inspected by the USFDA without any observations.
Voltas registered a consolidated profit of Rs 129.4 crore for the quarter, up 18% YoY. However, margins fell.
RVNL reported a 15.3% YoY increase in profits to Rs 343 crore, driven by healthy operating income and topline.
Muthoot Finance reported a standalone profit of Rs 975 crore, up 22% YoY.
Major results today: ITC, Divis Laboratories, Vodafone Idea, Aster DM Healthcare, Easy Trip Planners, Indiabulls Housing.
What Happened on Friday?
NIFTY started last week at 19,517 with a gap-up on Monday. There was an attempt to push the index down on Wednesday, but then NIFTY bounced back to the week’s high at 19,650 levels. The last 2 days were heavy selling days. NIFTY closed the week at 19,428, down by 89 points or 0.45%
BANK NIFTY started last week at 44,993 and had 4 red candles. The index gave a proper breakdown by Friday and touched the 44,100 mark. BANK NIFTY closed the week at 44,199, down by 342 points or 0.77%.
US markets closed in slight green on Friday. The European markets closed in deep red.
What to Expect Today?
The Asian markets are trading in deep red.
The U.S. Futures are trading slightly in the red.
GIFT NIFTY is trading in the red at 19,429.
All the factors combined indicate a gap-down opening in the market.
NIFTY has supports at 19,400, 19,300 19,240 and 19,100. We can expect resistances at 19,438, 19,560 and 19,620 and 19,720.
BANK NIFTY has supports at 44,100, 44,000, 43,840 and 43,750. Resistances are at 44,277, 44,520, and 44,800.
FIN NIFTY has supports at 19,730, 19,620, and 19,500. We can expect resistances at 19,730, 19,900, 20,000.
NIFTY has the highest call OI build-up at 19,600. The highest put OI build-up is at 19,400. PCR is at 0.63.
BANK NIFTY has the highest call OI build-up at 44,500. The highest put OI build-up is also at 44,000. PCR is at 0.64.
FIN NIFTY has OI buildup between 19,500-20,000. PCR is 0.52 [overly bearish].
In the week, Foreign Institutional Investors net-sold shares worth Rs 3,073.28 crores. Domestic Institutional Investors net-bought worth Rs 500.35 crores.
INDIA VIX is at 11.55.
All global markets are trading in the red to start the week. As we had discussed, Friday was a trendsetter day for this week, and now we can see early signs of bearishness.
Bank Nifty has a crucial support at 44,100 from where bounce is important. NIFTY has similarly important support at 19,300.
FIIs sold heavily in the market on Friday, will be interesting to see what they do today.
The heavy call OI buildups across the market indicates bearishness for now. But these short-sellers might get in trouble in case of heavy buying because even though some supports have been broken, the movement range has not been high.
Do remember that tomorrow is a market holiday on account of Independence Day, and the premiums will move accordingly. That means the FINNIFTY expiry will be today, trade accordingly!
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