Domestic fairness market benchmarks BSE Sensex and NSE Nifty 50 ended the final month-to-month F&O expiry of the FY22 on a unfavourable observe. Sensex ended 115 factors or 0.20% decrease at 58,568, whereas Nifty 50 closed at 17,464, down 33.5 factors or 0.2 per cent. The prime index gainers have been Mahindra & Mahindra (M&M), Hindustan Unilever Ltd (HUL), Axis Bank, IndusInd Bank, Bharti Airtel, and Titan Company, amongst others. While Reliance Industries (RIL) contributed probably the most to the indices loss, adopted by Infosys, HDFC Bank, Wipro. Broader markets outperformed fairness indices. S&P BSE Midcap index gained 0.3 per cent or 70 factors to end at 24,108, whereas S&P BSE SmallCap index added 86 factors or 0.3 per cent to settle at 28,216. Nifty’s volatility index, which signifies the diploma of volatility merchants anticipate over the following 30 days in the Nifty 50 index, cooled off 0.24 per cent to end at 20.56 ranges. In the monetary year 2022, BSE Sensex soared 17.4 per cent, whereas NSE Nifty 50 rallied 18 per cent.
Ajit Mishra, VP – Research, Religare Broking
We reiterate our positive but cautious stance citing lingering geopolitical rigidity between Russia-Ukraine and its influence on the worldwide markets. Meanwhile, markets are providing alternatives throughout sectors so the main focus needs to be on figuring out the sectors/themes that are gaining traction and plan the positions accordingly.
S Ranganathan, Head of Research, LKP Securities
Even as markets ended the final day of the monetary year in a relatively quiet temper, it has delivered a 19% return this year on the Nifty with two sectoral indices – Metals & Media returning over 50% this year. On the broader market as nicely, each the Midcap-100 & the Smallcap-100 delivered over 25% return this year. Such returns in a year when FPI’s have pulled out large money highlights the arrogance of the Indian Investor amidst a slew of headwinds.
Rupak De, Senior Technical Analyst, LKP Securities
Markets remained rangebound all through the day because the benchmark Nifty hovered inside 100 factors vary. However, the bais could proceed to stay positive over the close to to brief time period. On the upper finish, the index could transfer in the direction of 17650, whereas assist is seen at 17300.
Nagaraj Shetti, Technical Research Analyst, HDFC Securities
A small unfavourable candle was fashioned on the each day chart with minor higher and decrease shadow. Technically, this sample point out a variety sure motion in the market. After an try of upside breakout of quick hurdle of 17500 ranges (earlier swing excessive of sixteenth Feb), the market failed to maintain the highs and slipped into minor weak spot. We additionally observe a scarcity of sharp promoting from close to the essential overhead resistance of 17500 ranges. This could possibly be thought-about as a positive for the market as this consolidation motion might ultimately outcome in an upside breakout of the hurdle. The brief time period development of Nifty is vary sure and this consolidation or minor downward correction might proceed for the following 1-2 periods earlier than exhibiting one other spherical of upside bounce. Immediate assist is positioned at 17350 ranges.
Palak Kothari, Research Associate, Choice Broking
The NSE Nifty 50 index confirmed revenue reserving from greater stage however managed to shut above the horizontal stage i.e 17400 sustained above the identical instructed upside motion. Moreover, Index has examined the 61.8% RL of its earlier transfer and closed above the identical which suggests general energy in the counter. The index has been buying and selling with the assist of the center band of Bollinger which confirms the energy in the counter. However, the momentum indicator STOCHASTIC in buying and selling with positive crossover on each day charts which signifies upside motion could be seen. Furthermore, the index has managed to shut above 21-HMA sustained above the identical can present northward path. The Nifty could discover assist round 17400 ranges whereas on the upside 17600 could act as an instantaneous hurdle for the index. On the opposite hand, Bank nifty has assist at 35800 ranges whereas resistance at 36800 ranges.