Nifty Realty index was among the gainers, closing 0.62% up. Oil Marketing companies like BPCL & HPCL added fresh short positions, closing the trade ~2.5% lower. Market breadth ended in the favour of declines with the advance/decline ratio closing at 1:2x.
Nifty & Bank Nifty index added fresh open interest, indicating a marginal addition of short positions. On the options front (March 28, 2018 expiry), short covering was witnessed in put writing positions, while fresh short positions were created in out of the money call option strikes.
India VIX closed at 16.27, up ~2.63%.
|Top 2 F&O Gainers:||Ntpc& Jet Airways|
|Top 2 F&O Losers:||Motherson Sumi & Relcap|
|Nifty||- 64 @11,457|
|Bank Nifty||-250 @29,583|
|Most Active Index Option Contract (28h March)|
|Call Option||11600CE, O.I.:~ +15.8 lakh shares|
|Put Option||11500PE, O.I.:~ -2.72 lakh shares|
|Nifty Max O.I Strikes (March 28th 2019)||11600CE, 11000PE|