Another Simple NIFTY Strategy — For July 02, 2020 Weekly Expiry — Day 03

Let us find out what the status was at the end of day yesterday. Sold Options —– Rs. 19 + Rs. 67.45 = Rs. 86.45 Gain = Rs. 83.55 Bought Options — Rs. 262 + Rs. 296.75 = Rs. 558.75 Loss = Rs. 15.25 Profit = Rs. 58.30 The status has changed to a good […]

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July 2020 — Options Buying — Day 04

Money In The Bank is doing well. The Lazy Trades are doing well. Options Buying is not doing well. It is a challenging task at any time, more so with the poor results over last two months. Life never gets easy for a trader. We carry on regardless. NIFTY opened with a bang. Did not […]

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Money In The Bank — July 2020 Series — July 01, 2020

All that movement to finally go nowhere. Yesterday was an interesting battle between the bulls and bears with no party succeeding. If HDFCBANK was the hero on Monday, yesterday it was not even the supporting cast. It contributed to drag the index lower by staying down. The performer for the day was ICICIBANK. We do […]

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Another Simple NIFTY Strategy — For July 02, 2020 Weekly Expiry — Day 02

This simple strategy was posted yesterday. It is simple. Sell 1 lot of near the money NIFTY CALL and PUT for the current weekly expiry. Buy 1 lot of same strikes NIFTY CALL and PUT for monthly expiry. This time July 30. These are the trades taken by one of the readers Mr. Mahesh. Credit […]

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The Lazy Trader — July 2020 Series — July 01, 2020

The last day of June began with a bang and ended with a whimper. At close it was a flat trading day with NIFTY losing 10 points. Let us have a look how the lazy trades have done so far. Looks good. But for the day the heavy weights did not do well. Yesterday I […]

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July 2020 — Options Buying — Day 03

Market can always do the unexpected. PUT trades can go wrong on a day when the index is down. CALL trades can go right on the same day. Only thing which seems to be certain is that whatever happens will be not what we wish for. Tough luck most of the time. NIFTY ended down […]

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Another Simple NIFTY Strategy — For July 02, 2020 Weekly Expiry

Let us try another simple set up. NIFTY closed at 10312 yesterday. We sell NIFTY CALL 10400 and NIFTY PUT 10300 for July 02, 2020 weekly expiry. Based on yesterday’s prices, we should be able to sell these for Rs. 65 and Rs. 114 respectively. Actual prices will differ. As both these options are OTM […]

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Money In The Bank — July 2020 Series — June 30, 2020

Yesterday was the kind of day we look for. Not that we want BANKNIFTY to be in the red. We want out performance and yesterday it came in good measure. The two gainers in the index were HDFCBANK and KOTAKBANK. That helped our trades to do really well and offer a good hope for the […]

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A Simple Strategy With Nifty Options — July Expiry — Review 04 — June 30, 2020

The strategy was set up with an initial credit of Rs. 71.00. These are the details: Setting Up: The prices are the last traded prices on June 12, 2020. Actual prices will vary slightly on June 15 while setting up. Buy NIFTY PUT 10000 — 1 lot — @ Rs. 430 Sell NIFTY PUT 9900 […]

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July 2020 — Options Buying — Day 02

First a look at NIFTY on Friday. We had selected TCS for buying a PUT on Friday. The stock moved up 4.92% on the day to mock us. This is something which happens and hurts the trades badly. It gives me no satisfaction that Money In The Bank strategy is doing so well. Option Buying […]

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