The Option Journey — 18 Months — May 2018 to October 2019

The last quarter was one step forward and two steps back. Not the way we would like to go. But the way to profits is never smooth. We try to move towards a big goal with dreams of heaven but with feet firmly on ground because pitfalls are too many. Last two months were those […]

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Corporate Tax Cut, Recapitalization, Bank Mergers, Other Sops– What Now?

Originally Published on Quora: https://www.quora.com/How-will-the-Indian-stock-market-perform-now-after-September-22-2019/answer/Pramod-Kumar-983 It is two weeks since the grand event on September 20, 2019. On that day, Finance Minister announced a slew of measures which were supposed to give a push to the struggling economy and the sluggish stock market. Market reaction was wonderful with the major indices going up sharply on […]

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Finance Minister’s Concessions for Growth and Market Stimulus– My Views

On Friday, markets went up with the hope that the Finance Minister will announce some concessions in FPI and Super Rich Tax Surcharge. Later in the evening, the concessions were actually announced. Few other measures were also announced which the market analysts believe will push up the sluggish stock markets. This is one of the […]

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Review of Trades — 15 Months — May 2018 to July 2019

When the Option Buying Series was started on this blog from May 2018 series, we had the following market wisdom to contend with: Almost 80% of options expire worthless. Option Buyers never make money as the time is always against them. We know and understand the difficulties of options trading. There is some truth in […]

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Option Buying — Importance of Big Profits

We have now completed 14 months journey of option buying on this blog. We have seen both success and failure and have learnt some lessons from the experiences and are learning more all the time as this fascinating journey continues. The focus has always been on cashing out the good trades to the maximum extent […]

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Buying Options — Trade Selection Process Explained

On this blog the option buying journey has completed 13 months. In this period, 173 options contracts were bought. 62 of them paid out some profit while 111 gave a loss. The success rate is 35.8% which is really good in option buying. Conventional market wisdom is that about 80% of options expire worthless. In […]

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The Options Journey — One Year — May 2018 to April 2019 — A Review

We started the option buying series on this blog from May 2018 Series. The journey has seen its ups and downs. We have seen few good profits and few bad losses. We had some conventional wisdom working against us and a method and some luck were essential to come out successful. The points needed to […]

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