Karnataka Elections results are due for this week (on 15th May 2018). Interestingly month to date performance from the major indices shows that Nifty, Bank Nifty,Nifty Financial Services, Nifty Energy are the major indices where investors piled in for the month of May. Rest of the sectors shows negative growth month to date.
Measuring the relative performance is essential for setting the right priorities for the Investing. Relative performance, expressed in percentile rankings and explains how well a sector is performing in comparison with other sectors.
8 November Tuesday, In New York time the voting (US Election) is expected to open between 6 am to 7 am and close at around 7 pm to 8 pm in most of the areas. It may continue till 9 pm in Iowa and North Dakota. The real clarity will emerge around midnight India time on Tuesday night and by Wednesday 8:30am India time, all the voting will be over. Usually we’ll know the winner by 2am IST on Wednesday And if it is a really hard fight then latest by 6am Mumbai time. As the US Elections and Election results are near and its time to lookup into the NSE sector performance.
FII/FPI are the aggressive net sellers during the last week trading session. Last week Nifty futures had made a low of 8020.55 followed by a sharp reversal and the hourly charts is in prolong downtrend with the resistance zone comes around 8343.25. Currently the falling momentum suggests a possible weakness in the uptrend in the very near term.
Bank Nifty, CNX Finance, CNX Auto are the sectors are in underperforming mood with Bank Nifty and CNX Finance with a descent momentum. And the recent deep underperforming sectors like CNX IT, CNX Pharma and CNX Reality can have a possible sector rotation in shorter term and in the process gaining momentum and could take some time to get out of underperforming Nifty.
Bank Nifty shows a considerable strength in the current fall of CNX Nifty. Compared to other sectors the relative strength in Bank Nifty is far better. However most of the sectors shows a falling momentum and the relative strength in pharma sector , reality sector and CNX Smallcap is relatively weaker with a strong momentum which signifies highly underperforming sectors.