However, dealers say that crossing 8,250 will be important for Nifty, for the bulls to takeover.
Although sentiment has turned positive after a bounce back in global equities, dealers advise not to be overleveraged in trading positions. Overall, open interest in the markets have become low, said dealers.
Among stocks, banks, oil marketing companies and paint manufacturers witnessed buying interest today, said dealers.
As of 1.21 p.m. Nifty was up 95 points or 1.17 per cent at 8197.