May 2020 — Options Buying — Day 10

These are really testing times. We saw a 240 point fall yesterday after a gain of 187 points on previous day. The gain on Wednesday was attributed to the stimulus package to be announced by the Finance Minister. The first part of the stimulus was announced after market hours on Wednesday and the reaction of […]

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Money In The Bank — May 2020 Series — May 15, 2020

Those buying banking stocks on Wednesday must be wondering about the trend just a day later yesterday. Banking stocks were dumped. Down 566 points ( 2.88 % ). Our problem arises that our stocks are not out performing the index. HDFCBANK was down 3.64% and ICICIBANK 3.12%. KOTAKBANK was down 0.9%. We lost another Rs. […]

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The Lazy Trader — May 2020 — May 15, 2020

The lazy trades have become painful. When Nifty goes up it is up because of stocks other than top 10 heavy weights. When Nifty goes down, it is down because of the heavy weights. It tells us that the big money is exiting quality stocks. Other stocks may follow the same direction soon but by […]

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