August 2020 — Options Buying — Day 01

NIFTY ended the July Series expiry day with a 100 point down move. This move had followed the 97 point down move on Wednesday. In earlier times, we would have bought some near the money PUTS and made very good money over the last two days. But the SEBI rules about physical settlement and additional […]

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Money In The Bank — August 2020 Series — July 31, 2020

Yesterday was another bad day for the banking stocks. After showing some strength in the initial trades, banking stocks went down like a pricked balloon. The stocks got dumped left, right and center. Among our stocks it was AXISBANK which took the biggest hit. The expiry day of July Series was not good for banks […]

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Simple Strategy With Weekly Options — NIFTY & BANKNIFTY — August 06 Expiry — Day 01

Welcome once again to the Weekly Expiry trades. First we take a review of the trades closed yesterday. The Set Up: We had talked about closing the trades around 10:00 am as a big move could hurt the trades. Closing Prices at 9:55 am on July 30: NIFTY TRADES: 11100 PUT July — 75.00 11200 […]

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August 2020 — Options Buying — Day 00

With the F&O expiry for July Series approaching market became too volatile yesterday. The fall was more pronounced in heavy weight stocks like RELIANCE, INFY, TCS, HDFCBANK, KOTAKBANK . The stocks with lesser weight in the index were mostly positive. This was index management done perfectly. I do not know what is in store today. […]

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Simple Strategy With Weekly Options — NIFTY & BANKNIFTY — July 30 Expiry — Day 05

Today is the expiry day for July contracts. For this set up today is the day for cashing out the profit. First we have a look at how the trades fared yesterday. Set Up: I had mentioned that these are the trades actually done by one of the readers. He had the opportunity to close […]

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Money In The Bank — August 2020 Series ——- July 30, 2020

The last two days were very volatile with BANKNIFTY doing better than NIFTY. With July 2020 F&O Contracts expiry today, the volatility is still expected. Hopefully it will work in our direction this time. Our trades kept on suffering for yet another day as HDFCBANK kept lower throughout the day. The gains in the other […]

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Throwing Stones At Mango Trees — Budget Rs. 20000 — July 2020 —Closed on July 28

Once again, the low cost options did not work out. We could have got out on July 27 with almost no loss but waiting for some profit killed the trades and finally a loss had to be booked. The July Series is over. Option Buyers are hardened people. They do not give up. We will […]

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Simple Strategy With Weekly Options — NIFTY & BANKNIFTY — July 30 Expiry — Day 04

NIFTY went up 168 points yesterday. Let us see how the move affected the weekly expiry trades. The Set Up: Position on July 28: NIFTY TRADES: Sold Options —– Rs.112.50 + Rs. 77.20 = Rs. 189.70 On July 28 ——– Rs. 16.60 + Rs. 140.40= Rs. 157.00 Gain in sold options ——- Rs. 32.70 Bought […]

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Money In The Bank — August 2020 Series — July 29, 2020

The trades continued to go wrong for the second day. The gain in BANKNIFTY was of no use as ICICIBANK kept falling further. HDFCBANK and AXISBANK too did not perform great. The day was a big set back. The numbers are not looking good and it is just 3 days into the trade. This is […]

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The Lazy Trader — August 2020 Series — July 29, 2020

The set up of lazy trades was done at around 12:50 pm yesterday. Subsequently few of the stocks made a good up move. On the day of set up it became profitable. All we have to do now is wait and watch. Not So Lazy: This set up was like this: We are beginning with […]

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