Nifty Outlook & FII Darivatives Data for 23 August’2012

The Bse Index Closes on Yesterday at 17847 down38 Points or -0.21% and the Nifty fasten store at 5413 down 8 points from the previous close or +-0.15%. The CNX Midcap index was down 0.5% while the BSE Small cap index declines 0.2% in Yesterday’s Trade. The market breadth was negative with advances at 653 against declines of 788 on the NSE.

The markets closed with judicious declines today with realty and power being the nastiest performers. Banking, healthcare and auto made some gains.

Nse India Top Gainers in Yesterday’s Trade: Ranbaxy, Bpcl, Bank of Baroda and Infosyis.

Nse India Top Losers in Yesterday’s Trade: Airtel, Idfc, Sesa Goa and Ntpc.

Stock Cipher:

  • NMDC hikes iron ore price by 8-13%.
  • This fiscal year, ONGC is planning to spend Rs 15000 cr to drill 480 wells.
  • Essar Oil is in an agreement of USD 1.2 billion with Colombia to buy crude oil.
  • Wockhardt has received a tentative US FDA nod for Anti-psychotic Drug Geodon.
  • Alstom – BHEL will be supplying turbo-generator package for Rawatbhata Nuclear Plan.


  • FII bought 7345 Contracts of Nifty, worth 183 cores  with net OI decreasing by 3965 contracts.
  • As Nifty Future was down by 11 points and OI has decreased by 3965, FII have started booking profits Index futures. The way we fell down from 5455 NF suggests profit booking.
  • Nifty Spot closed at 5413 after making the high of 5433. Bulls successfully managed to close nifty above 5400 Inspite of bad global cues which suggests strength. Resistance for Nifty has come up to 5446 and 5467 which needs to be watched closely ,Support now exists at 5395 and 5366 .Trend is still buy on Dips till 5269 is not broken on closing basis.
  • As we discussed yesterday it will be a range bound day and a listless market and nifty obliged us by doing nothing. Hope traders were able to benefit the same.
  • Nifty August OI is at 2.61 cores with an unwinding of 2.57 Lakh in OI, longs were unwounded by Retailers and HNI. I expect small range tomorrow probably till 5447 on higher end and 5400 on lower end with stock specific action looking at OI figure. (This is what we discussed yesterday and same happened today).
  • Total F&O turnover was 1.06 lakh Cores with total contract traded at 1.68 lakh, Nifty Future made a new high with pathetic volumes, Also the Cash volume were 30% lower than average which suggests distribution happening at higher levels. Be cautious on your longs and ride it till music lasts.
  • 5300 CE also saw an unwinding of 1.67 lakhs with total OI now standing at 31 lakhs, Call Writers ran for cover. 5400 CE saw an  unwinding  of 0.44  lakhs and total OI stands at 65 lakhs no major unwinding seen, 5500 CE still having  highest OI of 1 core lakhs, with fresh addition of 1.6 lakhs in OI.
  • 5300 PE added 0.8 lakh in OI and having the OI at 1.07 cr which suggests traders are getting confident that 5300 will not break in August Expiry.5400 PE also added 10 Lakh in OI so now traders are eyeing 5400 PE as next base for Nifty.
  • FII bought 96 cores and DII sold 230 cores in cash segment.INR closed at 55.57. FII again sold 230 cores in Stock Futures.
  • Nifty Futures Trend Deciding level is 5386, Trend Changer at 5312 Nifty (Above this Level Bulls will rule Nifty/Below this levels Bears have upper hand).
  • 5 DMA at 5389
  • 20 DMA at 5269
  • 50 DMA at 5226
  • 200 DMA at 5117
  • 5-Days Relative Strength Index at 77
  • 14-Days Relative Strength Index at 67. It Indicates Nifty Placed in BULLISH precinct.

NIFTY: RESISTANCE @ It has the First resistance close to the level 5444 and above the level marks the track point at 5466 later zooper levels at 5488 marks.

SUPPORT@ It has the first support close to the level of 5400 and below this level mark next support is seen at 5477 later dipping levels near 5355 marks.


Buy Nifty August Future above 5444 Sl 5422 Tgt 5466-5488 {Or} Sell Nifty August Future below 5400 Sl 5422 Tgt 5377-5355.