The April futures index contract was traded at 5,669.75 in the opening session, 0.3 percent above the previous normal session closing.
The index contract, which followed a buying course yesterday, closed the regular session at 5,654.00 points, 3.9 percent above its previous closing. The index contract continued to rise in the evening session, reaching 5,668.50 points.
Analysts stated that global stock markets followed a mixed course with the increasing recession concerns in the USA, and that the macroeconomic data calendar, which will intensify from today, has placed the focus of investors.
Stating that the ADP private sector employment to be announced in the USA today and the non-farm employment data on Friday are expected to shed more light on the situation of the markets, the analysts said that the said data may increase the volatility in asset prices.
Analysts stated that the services sector and composite Purchasing Managers Index (PMI) data will also be followed around the world today, and noted that technically, 5.700 and 5.750 levels are resistance and 5.600 and 5.550 points are support in the index contract.