In the opening session, the June futures contract was traded at 5,216.25, 0.1 percent above the previous session’s closing.
The index contract, which followed a buying course yesterday, closed the regular session at 5,210.50 points, 1 percent above its previous closing. The index contract continued to rise in the evening session, reaching 5,213,50 points.
Analysts stated that global stock markets followed a negative course with the increasing concerns about the debt limit crisis in the USA.
While the debt limit negotiations between the White House and the Republican representatives have not yet resulted in an agreement, the statements that the two sides are not planning any more meetings at the moment increased the risk perception.
On the other hand, Speaker of the US House of Representatives Kevin McCarthy stated that he still believes that they can reach an agreement before 1 June.
Analysts stated that today, the capacity utilization rate and real sector confidence index in the country, the Ifo business confidence index in Germany abroad, the Fed meeting minutes with the speech of the European Central Bank (ECB) President Christine Lagarde will be followed. He noted that the 5.250 and 5.300 levels are in the resistance position, and the 5.150 and 5.100 points are in the support position.