Stock Markets: Sensex, Nifty crash as crude prices soar

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Mumbai, March 7 | India’s key indices — S&P BSE Sensex and NSE Nifty50 — fell sharply during the opening session on Monday amid skyrocketing crude oil prices.

Notably, the Ukraine crisis pushed Brent crude oil price to $130 a barrel on Monday.

The trend is expected to trigger an inflationary trend and ultimately a reversal in monetary policy stand.

Besides, it has accelerated FIIs’ selling in the Indian equity market.

Consequently, at 10 a.m., Sensex was 2.79 per cent or 1,515.98 points down at 52,817.83 points from its previous close.

The Nifty traded lower by 2.83 per cent or 459.95 points down at 15,785.40 points.

“On Monday, Indian markets fell for the third day in a row amid rising geopolitical tensions after Ukrainian officials announced Russian forces had taken control of the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power station,” said Likhita Chepa, Senior Research Analyst, CapitalVia Global Resaerch.

“Brent Crude rose above $130 per barrel in early trade, the most since 2008, amid heightened geopolitical tensions, and markets began with a gap-down today.”

Source: IANS

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Share Market Closing Bell: Nifty ends above 15,500, Sensex gains 443 pts

Share Market Closing Bell: Nifty ends above 15,500, Sensex gains 443 pts

On a weekly expiry day, Nifty opened on positive note and have a dip to make an intraday low at 15367.50 level but showed bounce back moment as managed to close at 15556.65 level with a gain of 143 points. Bank Nifty closed the session at 33135 level with a gain of 289.70 points. 45 Out of Nifty 50 ended in green which suggest broad based buying.

All the sectoral indices managed to close in green expect Energy while Nifty Auto was top gainer. Among Nifty Stock, MARUTI, EICHERMOT, HEROMOTOCO & M&M were the top gainers, While RELIANCE, COALINDIA, POWERGRID & GRASIM were the prima laggards. India VIX closed at 20.88 level with a loss of 1.97%. On Technical Front, The Nifty has formed bullish candle but faced resistance at 21 Four-Hourly Moving Average i.e., 15647 which suggest crossing above the same can show more upside rally.

Nifty has been trading in range of 15200-15700 level while breaching either side can suggest further direction of breakouts. Nifty has given above 50-Hourly Moving Averages which indicate it can show upside moment in the counter. On the Nifty OI Data, On the call side ,the highest OI witnessed at 16000 level while on the put side was at 15500 Niftg level followed by 15300 levels. The momentum indicators Stochastic is trading with a positive crossover on a daily chart which suggest northward journey in the Nifty.

The Nifty may find support around 15200 levels while on the upside 15700 may act as an immediate hurdle. On the other hand, Bank Nifty has support at 32300 levels while resistance at 33800 levels.

Overall, Sector specific momentum has been observed, crossing above 15700 Nifty can show more upside rally.

Market entering into buy on dips pattern.

Palak Kothari
Senior Technical Analyst
Choice Broking

Source: Choice India

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