Staying Foolish, Staying Hopeful — December 22, 2020

NIFTY went lower as soon as the market opened. Soon it was down 80 points. As usually happens, this fall was bought into and market turned positive. Slowly, it moved back into red once again. This time it kept moving down and as the Europe markets opened, the fall was ferocious. Early in the day, […]

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Money In The Bank — December 2020 Series — December 22, 2020

What a day? No one saw it coming. NIFTY and BANKNIFTY both wen down sharply. I had written about exiting the trades yesterday. As the day began, mark to mark profit was a bit less than expected and I decided to wait. The wait did not end as the market turned very volatile. Ultimately, trades […]

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Bucking The Trend — December 2020 Series — December 22, 2020

Our ride with MARUTI in this series has been very eventful. When the trade was initiated, it showed a mark to market profit immediately on next day. And then all went wrong as the stock price moved higher and higher. At one stage, we were looking at a mark to market loss of Rs. 23000. […]

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Not So Lazy— December 2020 Series — December 22, 2020

After many days of strong up moves, we saw this yesterday: All the 50 stocks were losers. As I was watching RELIANCE, LT, ICICIBANK types getting lower and lower, there was a concern whether the second set of trades taken just a day ago will become a loser. It was a day when hedging with […]

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