Nifty is respecting its 200-DMA (day moving average - 17,052) along with the psychological level of 17,000 where it is likely to witness a breakout of bullish flag formation on daily charts. A move above its 100-DMA (around 17,330) may lead to a smart rally in the market towards 17,490-17,640-17,800 levels.
On the downside, 17,000 has become a strong base while 16,800 is a key support level.
BankNifty is respecting its 20-DMA (35,166) along with a psychological level of 35,000, but 36,700-37,000 is a key resistance area. Above this, we can expect a massive short-covering rally towards the 38,000 level.
On the downside, 35,500 is an immediate support level while 35,000 is a key support.
Here are three buy calls for next 2-3 weeks:
ICICI Prudential Life Insurance Company: Buy | LTP: Rs 495.5 | Stop-Loss: Rs 465 | Target: Rs 545 | Return: 10 percent
The counter is bottoming out with bullish Inverse Head and Shoulder formation on the daily chart. It is respecting its 20-DMA (Rs 471) with positive divergence on momentum indicators.
On the upside, Rs 530-533 is an immediate resistance zone while Rs 545 is the next target level.
Suven Pharmaceuticals: Buy | LTP: Rs 621 | Stop-Loss: Rs 590 | Target: Rs 700 | Return: 13 percent
The counter has broken out of long consolidation with heavy volume and has witnessed bullish candlestick formation after retesting the breakout level indicating further strength in the trend.
It is trading above its all-important moving averages and momentum indicators are supporting the current strength of the trend. On the downside, Rs 590 will act as immediate support while Rs 555 is the next important support level.
Bank of Baroda: Buy | LTP: Rs 111.5 | Stop-Loss: Rs 105 | Target: Rs 124 | Return: 11 percent
The counter is outperforming the PSU banking index where it has witnessed a breakout of a bullish Inverse Head and Shoulder formation to resume its bullish momentum.
On the downside, Rs 108-105 are immediate and strong support levels while on the upside Rs 119-124 are the resistance levels.
Momentum indicator RSI (relative strength index) has crossed the hurdle of 60 after witnessing positive crossover whereas MACD (moving average convergence divergence) is trading above the centerline.
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