Option Buyers Do Not Make Money — Facts Tell Otherwise

How many times we have heard this?: Option buyers do not or can not make money. Time decay eats away the premium. 80% of the options expire worthless. These statements are repeated so often that we start believing them without questioning. After all for centuries people believed earth to be flat. Same people believed that […]

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Money In The Bank — September 2021 Series — September 08, 2021

BANKNIFTY was very volatile yesterday. At one stage, it was down 400 points. It clawed back its way into the positive zone but selling pressure in the last one hour brought it back in the red. Our trades survived the test. HDFCBANK managed to close with a small gain. ICICIBANK and SBIN were losers. There […]

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Not So Lazy — September 2021 Series — Closed — September 08, 2021

It was a volatile day for NIFTY. After opening positive, went to a low of 17287 within an hour. The fall was mainly due to banking stocks. Then the recovery began and the new record high of 17436.50 was touched. Then it was time for IT stocks to weaken. In all this going on, first […]

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