Rs. 2000 Options — October 2019 — Day 11

Monday was not good for our trades. Nifty was up slightly but BHARTIARTL and SUNPHARMA made good up moves. Our PUTS are now at half the value. Getting the new trades in NTPC and TATASTEEL was possible but it did not do much good. Let us see where do we reach in next few days. […]

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October 2019 — We Buy Options — Day 10

Welcome to Monday morning. During the weekend, US President Donald Trump completed his trade talks with China and claimed that he has achieved major breakthroughs. Reason for the world markets to be jubilant and cheerful today. Let us see how that impacts our market which has its own issues as the quarterly results keep coming […]

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The Lazy Trader — October Series — Day 10

Friday saw Nifty moving both ways and closing 70 points higher. Once again, the up move was not supported much by the heavy weights. TCS, RELIANCE and HDFCBANK did not contribute anything to the up move. It was INFY which kept the market up. Trading such market is difficult but staying lazy certainly helps. One […]

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Rs. 2000 Options — October 2019— Day 10

Friday was another day of volatile trades. Market opened high and went higher. Then a visit was made to negative zone and closed strongly around 70 points higher. We poor guys with just two small trades did not get anything from all these moves. Our two stocks did nothing during the day. In fact, BHARTIARTL […]

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Market, Experts, Predictions and All The Talk

It is Diwali time. Festival of lights is just few days away and the silly season on Business Channels has already begun. Predictions are being made thick and fast about where the market will be by Diwali 2020. Making predictions looks good. Give a number, add some words like turn around, government actions, market recovery, […]

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Key To Success — Small Losses, Big Profits– Saturday Thoughts

I face this one question from many readers all the time— ” I am successful with more than 50% of the trades but still losing money. Why ?” Answer is simple. I wrote it on Quora long ago. Reproducing it here. It is worth going through again. Trading is about doing the same thing over […]

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October 2019 — We Buy Options — Day 10

Market fortunes are fickle. One day up, another day down is something which is not a surprise any longer. At times we see extreme bullishness and bearish tones on the same day also. Option Buying is something which helps us tide over these situations without a serious damage. Our notional profit had gone down to […]

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The Lazy Trader — October Series — Day 09

Another forgettable day for the lazy trader. It was not a losing day but did not give much either. But there were no worries about Nifty going down. The score at the end of day. Better than previous day by Rs. 6000. With almost two weeks gone in the series, a better profit was expected […]

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Rs. 2000 Options — October 2019 — Day 09

NIFTY fell 78 points yesterday. The two PUTS we have in this Rs. 2000 series too fell in price as both the stocks moved up. BHARTIARTL in a big way and SUNPHARMA slightly. The moves were enough to bring us back to zero. Not a good looking picture but we can not fight the market. […]

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October 2019 — We Buy Options — Day 08

Not a very good story to tell for yesterday. This was what NIFTY did. It was at 11090.15 at one point. Went up by more than 200 points from there. TATASTEEL was the first to make new 52 week low. Then L&TFH did that. Suddenly LICHSFG too made a new low. PNB was just Rs. […]

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