nifty: Weekly choices technique: Nifty might flip rangebound, go for Quick Straddle
Quick Nifty 14 July 2022 16200 Name at 140 & quick 14 July 2022 16200 Put at 123 (Whole premium = 263); Goal: 10; Cease loss: 460 (1 Lot Every)
The Nifty recovered one other 3% final week with broader market participation forward of the quarterly earnings season. As anticipated, Nifty didn’t transfer under its Put base of 15,600 and even examined 16,200 ranges. Banking and FMCG shares led the restoration, and we count on the present restoration to proceed in direction of 16,500 ranges within the coming periods.
From information perspective, each Name and Put open curiosity for the approaching weekly settlement is seen at ATM 16,200 strike, suggesting some comfort. Nonetheless, with the current up transfer, Name writers appear to be caught, and closure amongst them will proceed to offer help. Therefore vital declines will not be seen within the close to time period.
Additionally, FIIs’ web shorts have declined considerably final week, and the online shorts in index futures have declined to close 71,000 contracts from over 1 lakh contracts seen final week, suggesting ongoing quick protecting. On the identical time, web longs in inventory futures proceed to extend, suggesting closure of shorts forward of outcomes.
We really feel within the coming days, 500 level of vary certain periods can’t be dominated out after the consecutive positive factors. We really feel merchants can go for a brief straddle of ATM 16,200 strike the place revenue can be made inside the vary of 15,900 to 16,500. Nonetheless, one must be cautious on each side additionally as technique will begin making a loss if the Nifty strikes above or under the given vary.
Merchants can be in most revenue if Nifty closed close to 16,200 ranges on 14th July expiry.
(Raj Deepak Singh is the Analyst – F&O, Foreign money, and Commodity at ICICIdirect)