Facing A Loss — Saturday Thoughts

Our trades are not doing well this month. It is not a happy situation. Similar situations have occurred many times in the past and we could find our way out. It is time to revisit one of my old post written on Quora in December 2017. How do you recover your morale after a loss […]

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Server Issues– Error Messages — Thank You Readers

We have been struggling with the issue of this site not being available around 9:00 am when most of the readers visit. The issue has now been addressed by changing the hosting package. The traffic to this site has gone up considerably over last two months and the problems were caused due to shared hosting […]

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September 2019— We Buy Options — Day 09

When the trades are going right market s a wonderful place. When we are looking at every trade ending up in the red, we wonder why we buy options. Welcome to the wonderland of options once again as another week which has already flattened our trades enters the last day. What shall we see today? […]

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The Lazy Trader — September 2019— Day 09

Nifty was down 52 points yesterday. So were most of the stock futures in our trading list. This is normal and what we expect. Only thing we look for is better performance by the stock portfolio as compared to NIFTY. That happened yesterday to a minor extent. The loss in the strategy came down by […]

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Rs. 2000 Options — September 2019– Day 09

Another day gone and not much to show for our efforts. The two trades planned for yesterday were taken. One of them went wrong while the other one was right. This is how the position looks now: It does not matter to us which trade turns out profitable. Any of them is fine with us. […]

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September 2019 — We Buy Options — Day 08

Yesterday was another bad day at office. Nifty gain was not very significant. We have seen bigger gains than this not causing much harm to our trades. It was our trades that got hurt yesterday. Towards the close, there was a sharp move downwards but that did not help much. Advance Decline ratio offers some […]

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The Lazy Trader — September 2019 — Day 08

Nifty had 25 gainers and 25 losers yesterday. With this Advance Decline ratio, it gained 32 points. Gain in NIFTY meant that our short trade in Nifty Futures lost a little more. The interesting part is that the stock futures did not gain. For the current month, the good stock portfolio is not out performing […]

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Rs. 2000 Options — September 2019 — Day 08

Another day gone. None of our trades have shown any profit so far. That is normal. Far out of money options are not supposed to give profits. We have defied those odds for three consecutive months. How this month turns out finally is yet to be seen. We just keep doing our part and leave […]

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Kolkata Calling — F&O Workshop on September 15– Venue Finalized — Please Confirm Participation

The session at Kolkata is scheduled on Sunday, September 15, 2019. The venue for the program is: S-CUBE Tutorials, FMC Fortuna, Room No B1, 4th Floor, 234/3A, AJC Bose Road, Near Casa Kitchen, Kolkata, As the date is just 4 days away, those desirous of attending should confirm their participation at the earliest. What shall […]

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September 2019 — We Buy Options — Day 07

Welcome back to trading after the holiday on Tuesday. Today is September 11. Eighteen years ago on this day, many people lost their lives in a senseless act of terrorism which shook the entire world. Let us spare a thought for victims of mindless violence on that day and for all others who have fallen […]

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