Option Buying — December 2021 Series — November 26, 2021

November series ended yesterday for the F&O contracts with NIFTY gaining 121 points on the day. I had entered 3 PUT trades on such a day. Trades were good for quite some time but the last two hours made them go wrong. That is normally what happens to option buying trades. Nothing new there. We […]

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Money In The Bank — December 2021 Series — November 26, 2021

BANKNIFTY was volatile but not moving much yesterday. There were less than 400 points between the high and low point of the day and close was just 0.21% lower. Our trades suffered a bit because of ICICIBANK falling much more sharply than the index. We wait with the trades. There is a long way to […]

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Nifty Call Spread — December 2021 Series — November 26, 2021

Once again NIFTY moved up after being down in the early trades. Yesterday, the gain was 121 points. It is another matter that it meant nothing for our trades. The shift to CALL 17400 DEC 02 expiry was done. Market started gaining after that point and gain in both the sold and bought CALL was […]

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Option Buying — December 2021 Series — November 25, 2021

We have November Series F&O contracts expiry today. Our trades for November are already over. Trades for December were planned but could not be taken. We look for few trades today. TATASTEEL is a loser over 30 days and 7 day period. Options IV is around 43-44 and volumes for December series are good. We […]

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Money In The Bank — December 2021 Series — November 25, 2021

BANKNIFTY managed to stay in the green even while NIFTY took a dive in the afternoon session yesterday. ICICIBANK was a gainer, SBIN was a loser and HDFCBANK was just flat. This was good enough for some improvement in the MTM position. At some point during the day, I had seen it cross the Rs. […]

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Not So Lazy — December 2021 Series — November 25, 2021

Nifty closed 88 points lower yesterday. It lost almost 250 points from the high point of the day. It was like reverse of previous day. I tried to set up the trades but could not find enough liquidity in the option strikes which were required. The spreads between the Bid-Ask were too high and it […]

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Nifty Call Spread — December 2021 Series — November 25, 2021

Nifty ended up 88 points lower yesterday after being in the green for a long time. We had exited CALL 17800 NOV 25 in the morning and sold CALL 17500 NOV 25. By end of day, that also became almost worthless but was not closed. Position at close on Nov 24: As we have November […]

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Money In The Bank — December 2021 Series — November 24, 2021

Yesterday, I had a complete break from trading due to personal reasons. It did not matter at all. Market was down in the dumps in the early trade but made a grand recovery very soon. At the end, it ended up with a decent enough gain. BANKNIFTY also was similar to NIFTY. HDFCBANK and ICICIBANK […]

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Nifty Call Spread — December 2021 Series — November 24, 2021

Yesterday I had to busy elsewhere and could not pay attention to the trades at all. I had mentioned about exiting sold CALL 17800 NOV 25 and changing it to CALL 17300 NOV 25. Nothing was done. At close, position was little better than the previous day. The situation is same as CALL 17800 has […]

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Not So Lazy & Option Buying — December 2021 — November 24, 2021

Yesterday as the market was making down and up moves, from a low of 17216 to 17553, I was busy with something else and could not trade anything. It does not matter much as December series is a long one. There will be many opportunities to make money or lose it. Option Buying Trades: Nothing […]

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