September 2020— Options Buying — Day 16

A look at NIFTY yesterday. A loss of 88 points in NIFTY would make a PUT buyer cheerful in normal situation. For us nothing has been normal in recent times. Yesterday was no exception. Both ASIANPAINT and HINDPETRO did what they have been doing. Showing signs of giving us something but then actually taking it […]

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Bucking The Trend — October 2020 Series — September 18, 2020

We made a little more progress yesterday with the two trades currently in position. INFY made yet another 52 week high yesterday while ASIANPAINT came down from a position of strength. Our trades are so positioned that both these moves had no impact. This is the current status: In case of ASIANPAINT, PUT 2060 and […]

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Money In The Bank — September 2020 Series — September 18, 2020

We generally close our trades on Friday prior to the expiry week. Today is that day. The down move in the indices yesterday did not prove good for our trades. We see that all the 12 stocks in the index were losers. But the loss in our stocks was more than that in the index. […]

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Weekly Warrior — Nifty/ Bank Nifty — September 24 Expiry — Day 01

Weekly expiry of options contracts got over yesterday. For getting something out of our NIFTY trades, we needed the index to move down. We had decided to stay with the trades and let the market do the job. Leaving it to the market works most of the time and did this time too. Nifty made […]

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