Markets set to open on a positive note all eyes on Infosys earnings

SGX Nifty is currently trading in the green up 28 points at 11051

Jul 13, 2018 07:07 IST India Infoline News Service

Analyzing Market Algorithms
SGX Nifty is currently trading in the green, up 28 points at 11051. Markets are expected to continue the positive momentum witnessed in the past few trading sessions. Asian markets are also trading with a positive bias at the current juncture. All eyes would be on Infosys, as the company is set to announce its Q1 results later in the day. 

Global markets: Major Asian markets are trading in the green at present; Nikkei is up 1.27%, Hang Seng is up 0.57%, while KOSPI is trading 1.01% higher.

US Markets:  Stocks witnessed a pullback in yesterday’s trade offsetting the losses seen in Wednesday’s session. The Dow and S&P 500 surged 0.9% to 24,924.89 and 2,798.29 respectively while the tech-heavy Nasdaq outperformed its counterparts managing to end the session 1.4% higher at   7,823.92, a new record closing high. The rally on Wall Street was mainly due to optimism about the upcoming earnings season, with several large-cap companies set to announce their quarterly results on Friday.

European market too ended in the green yesterday with FTSE up 0.78%, CAC was up 0.96% while DAX closed 0.61% higher.

FII Data:  In yesterday’s trading session FIIs sold 742 crores stock in the cash market whereas DIIs bought 366 crores worth of stock. In the derivative market, FII’s bought 581 crores of Index futures and bought 3151 crores worth of Index options. In the Stock futures segment, FIIs bought 1164 crores worth of stock futures and sold 52 crores stock options.

FII View: In yesterday’s trading session FII continued to build bullish positions in the derivatives market which is deduced by the fact that they purchased 14849 long contracts in Index Futures while simultaneously creating 10802 long contracts in Index Call options. They also hedged their positions marginally by purchasing 16402 long contracts in Index Put options. The long-short ratio since the start of the July series stands at 1.9x which is a bullish sign.

% Chg % Chg
Since Expiry
Short Ratio
 Since Expiry
Index Long 152 11 105 1.0 1.9
Index Short 149 5 8
Index Call Long 187 6 25 2.1 1.1
Index Call Short 89 8 18
Index Put Long 318 5 17 2.5 0.7
Index Put Short 127 8 61
Support / Resistance: Intraday Nifty: 11023
S1 – 10970 S2-10900
R1-  11075 R2 -11140
Support / Resistance: Intraday Bank Nifty: 27026
S1 – 26900 S2-26750
R1 - 27200 R2 -27350

Nifty Highest Open Interest:
Call: 11000 / Put: 10600
Bank Nifty Highest Open interest: (19th July 2018 Expiry)
Call: 27500 / Put: 26800
Securities in Ban Period: JETAIRWAYS

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