It seems that the chances of Nifty going up are higher than going down
Above 11,585, bearish setup on Nifty chart would be negated
Nifty index closed at the highest level in the last 5 sessions. The index has retraced 61.8% of the entire down move seen from 11,794 to 11,185. Any level above 11,585 will also surpass the previous top resistance on the daily chart. Close above 11,585 would negate the bearish setup on the short term charts and in that case Nifty could move towards the recent high of 11,794. The way sectors are getting rotated. It seems that the chances of Nifty going up are higher than going down. Support for Nifty is seen at 11,383 and with that stop loss Nifty should be held long.
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Disclaimer: Vinay Rajani is Technical Research Analyst at HDFC Securities. The analyst doesn't have any holding in the stock. Views are personal.