USDINR opened at 72.92 y’day and the pair traded in the 72.73-72.93 range. Spot USDINR closed at 72.75 , gain of 5 ps for USD as against prior close of 72.70. RBI reference rate was fixed at 72.72 on 16/02Feb USD/INR closed at 72.80, unchanged for USD as compared to prior day’s close of 72.80. Feb Euro/INR closed at 87.89, GBP/INR at 100.89 and Yen/INR at 68.73.

FII’S nett bought Rs 24936 Cr of Indian Equities in Feb . FII’S nett sold Rs 624 Cr of Indian debt securities in Jan . In this financial year, FII’S have nett bought Rs 255583 Cr of Equities and have sold Rs  25886 Cr in debt. In FY 19-20, FII’s sold Rs 10200 Cr of Equities and 47393 cr of debt.

Benchmark Nifty declined 0.68% y’day. DOW climbed 90 points(0.29%).Nikkei climbed 1.28% and Hang seng climbed 1.90% .

Euro is now at 1.2049,Pound at 1.3868,Yen at 105.77.      

Commodities: Gold is now at USD 1781 and WT1Crude at USD 61.90/Brent at USD 65.

Interest rates: USD 10 Yr yield is at 1.26% and 3 m libor closed at 0.23%. Indian 10 yr benchmark yield closed at 6.03%.

Economic news: USD and yields are gaining due to reflation view. US stimulus package, together with loose Fed policy was a factor in driving funds out of treasuries. Also, there is increasing optimism of returning to normal with the pace of vaccine rollout, domestically and globally. Gold slumped on higher yields.

Data highlights: – US retail sales climbed 5.3% m/m, PPI climbed 1.3% m/m, Industrial production climbed 0.9% m/m.

-UK CPI climbed 1.4% y/y, RPI climbed 1.4% y/y and PPI(output) climbed 0.4% m/m.

Thursday’s calendar: – US Weekly jobless claims, building permits and housing starts

USD/INR   72.93 72.73
EUR/USD 1.2049 1.2098 1.2024
GBP/USD 1.3868 1.3903 1.3830
USD/JPY 105.77 106.21 105.78

Daily Support/Resistance table

CurrencyPairs Pivot R1 R2 R3 S1 S2 S3
EURO/USD 1.2056 1.2088 1.2130 1.2162 1.2014 1.1982 1.1941
GBP/USD 1.3867 1.3904 1.3940 1.3977 1.3831 1.3794 1.3757
USD/JPY 105.95


106.12 106.38 106.55 105.69 105.52




USD/INR 72.80 72.87 73   72.67 72.60  


Curency Pair Supports Resistances Trend Remarks
EURO/USD 1.1950 1.2145/1.2220/1.2350 SIDE UP>1.2150
GBP/USD 1.3565 1.4050 UP DN<1.3565
USD/JPY 104.40 105.70 SIDE DN<103.95
USD/INR 72.40 73.10/73.50 DN SIDE>73.50
USD/CHF 0.8890 0.8990/0.9045 DN UP>0.9045

Technicals: Spot closed below 100 and 200 day moving average. 20 day moving average is at 72.93. 50 day moving average is at 73.20.200 day moving average is at 74.27. Daily MACD is in sell zone, implying top at 73.50. Important support is at 72.40 and important resistance is at 73.10/73.50 . Spot closed below its average level of the day.

Intra day supports and resistances for Feb contract are:

PP:72.86,S1:72.72, S2:72.64, R1:72.94, R2: 73.08.                        

Hedging strategy for USD/INR: Hedging decisions be taken according to comfort and accounting rates.


EURO/USDThe pair is below 20 and 50 moving averages, but above 100 and 200 day moving average. Major resistance is at 1.2150. Major support is at 1.1950. Daily MACD is in buy zone, implying an important bottom at 1.1950. Weekly MACD is in buy zone, implying important bottom at 1.1610.

GBP/USD: The pair is above major moving averages. Daily MACD  is in buy zone, implying important bottom at 1.3565 and weekly MACD is  in buy zone, implying important bottom at 1.2675. Important support is at 1.3565 . Important resistance is at 1.4050.

USD/YEN: The pair is above 50 day major moving average, but still below 200 day moving average . Daily MACD is in sell zone, implying important top at 105.75. Next important resistance is at 105.75. Important support is at 104.40/104.

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