Tuesday, 9 September 2014

UK Stock market overview

UK stock market overview

UK stocks ended Monday's session in the red, as investors became increasingly concerned about the referendum on Scottish independence and reacted to reports of ongoing geopolitical tensions amid what was otherwise a fairly quiet session.
The FTSE closed down 20.33 at 6,834.77."After a mixed start, European markets have moved lower throughout the day with the FTSE 100 leading the declines after a weekend poll by YouGov put the 'Yes' vote for Scottish Independence ahead in the polls for the first time," said Michael Hewson, the chief market analyst at CMC Markets UK.

Technically FTSE showed short term correction and opened gap down traded in negative territory , breached the level of 6800 but did not manage sustain below that and closed with moderate loss above the level of 6800.

For upcoming session it can show consolidation face between the range of 6820-6850., crossing of 6850 it can test 6900 & 6950 with immediate support of 6700.