US Market Option Buying — Day 03 — January 15, 2020

US Markets on January 14, 2020: Nasdaq —- (-) 0.24% DJIA ———– + 0.11% S&P 500 ——- (-) 0.15% Flat as flat could be. A look at our trades. GM PUT 33 Feb 21, 2020 has now moved down to $ 0.45. We are holding 3 contracts at $ 0.58. Loss per contract is $ […]

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Remembering The Year 2008 — Crash That Began In January 2008

Yesterday, I was thinking of the new highs by NIFTY on a daily basis and then the year 2008 came to mind. It had happened that year too. What happened subsequently is well known to the traders from that time but most of the current generation people do not know much about that. A question […]

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January 2020 — Buying Options — Day 14

Higher and higher. That is what NIFTY is doing almost every day. Yesterday too was same. It was alright till 2:30 pm. After that it was a buying rush which crushed whatever was left in our trades. Thankfully, RELIANCE closed negative. ONGC looked like coming good and then went wrong. The bad part was that […]

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Money In The Bank — January 2020 — January 15, 2020

On a strong day for NIFTY, the banking sector lagged and BANKNIFTY closed in the red. Good for us that AXISBANK and HDFCBANK were among the gainers. That helped our trades to end up at the best position so far in the series. A single day made a big positive difference to these trades. We […]

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The Lazy Trader — January 2020 Series — January 15, 2020

Another day, another record high for NIFTY. It is said that records are meant to be broken. But breaking records everyday is something different altogether. It appears lot of money is going into the wrong stocks at wrong time. But who am I to say this? Well, I have observed the markets for few years […]

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