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  • Deploy modified long call butterfly strategy in Nifty: Shubham Agarwal Jul 04, 2022 08:26 AM IST

    Deploy modified long call butterfly strategy in Nifty: Shubham Agarwal

    Considering upside momentum, the upcoming week can be approached with a low-risk strategy like Modified Call Butterfly in Nifty.

  • June Expiry Review | Markets set for a bounce from highly oversold levels Jul 02, 2022 07:40 AM IST

    June Expiry Review | Markets set for a bounce from highly oversold levels

    At the beginning of July series Nifty future OI at 1.28 crore shares is still far lower compared to the last 15-year average OI of 2.2 crore shares.

  • Is rupee falling really a case of dollar rising? And has the home currency found a bottom? Jul 01, 2022 09:51 AM IST

    Is rupee falling really a case of dollar rising? And has the home currency found a bottom?

    Rupee value is expected to appreciate from hereon.

  • Deploy Modified Call Butterfly strategy in Nifty: Shubham Agarwal Jun 27, 2022 06:45 AM IST

    Deploy Modified Call Butterfly strategy in Nifty: Shubham Agarwal

    Considering the mild bullish mood, the upcoming week can be approached with a low-risk strategy like Modified Call Butterfly in Nifty, said Shubham Agarwal

  • Bargain Hunting: An art perfected with Options, writes Shubham Agarwal Jun 25, 2022 12:08 PM IST

    Bargain Hunting: An art perfected with Options, writes Shubham Agarwal

    With Options we can take each bargain hunting trade and not miss on any opportunity due to risk of losing a lot

  • Aspire to be Dravid, and not Afridi: Understanding the art of long-term investing Jun 25, 2022 09:13 AM IST

    Aspire to be Dravid, and not Afridi: Understanding the art of long-term investing

    One of Benjamin Graham’s most useful illustrations is the personification of the stock market as “Mr. Market”. Mr. Market, an imaginary friend or business associate to every investor, offers daily prices for shares in a business.

  • Use this options sentiment indicator to gauge market extremes Jun 18, 2022 01:39 PM IST

    Use this options sentiment indicator to gauge market extremes

    Spotting price points is not so easy but this indicator created from options premium data gives us decent indications that the mood of the market is changing

  • Explained | What does Adani's entry mean for cement industry structure? Jun 18, 2022 07:53 AM IST

    Explained | What does Adani's entry mean for cement industry structure?

    Cement company valuations have bottomed out near the current levels over the past six-seven years but there is no visibility for the margins to improve in the near term

  • Market capitulation point still far way; only half a chance of relief rally post Fed announcement Jun 15, 2022 05:45 PM IST

    Market capitulation point still far way; only half a chance of relief rally post Fed announcement

    Views are divided but it is highly likely that the US Federal Reserve delivers a 75bps hike

  • Deploy Call Butterfly strategy in Nifty: Shubham Agarwal Jun 13, 2022 06:52 AM IST

    Deploy Call Butterfly strategy in Nifty: Shubham Agarwal

    Considering the sideways mood, upcoming week can be approached with a low-risk strategy like Call Butterfly in Nifty.

  • Here is how you can sharpen your trades with options open interest data Jun 11, 2022 01:02 PM IST

    Here is how you can sharpen your trades with options open interest data

    Look at the highest OI strike on Call and Put and you may have a lot of profitable information to sharpen your trade

  • Commodities may look at Fed interest rate decision, commentary, economic projections Jun 11, 2022 12:37 PM IST

    Commodities may look at Fed interest rate decision, commentary, economic projections

    Market players may look at economic projections to gauge how long Fed will continue to raise interest rate at current pace and what will be its impact on economic growth.

  • A globalised inflation may call for more than a calibrated response from RBI Jun 08, 2022 07:17 PM IST

    A globalised inflation may call for more than a calibrated response from RBI

    The RBI believes that external balances will still be manageable with some widening in the current account deficit and normal flows of FDI, ECBs, etc.

  • Repo rate hike definitely on cards but future guidance more important, says Dhiraj Relli of HDFC Securities Jun 08, 2022 07:30 AM IST

    Repo rate hike definitely on cards but future guidance more important, says Dhiraj Relli of HDFC Securities

    RBI is likely to follow a nuanced and calibrated approach to rate hikes once its pre-Covid neutral accommodation of 5.15 percent is reached. We expect 40bps rate hike in the upcoming policy meet and expect the RBI raising policy rates to reach 5.15 percent by August/October.

  • Here’s how to make profits via OTM Vertical Spread strategy in volatile times Jun 04, 2022 01:05 PM IST

    Here’s how to make profits via OTM Vertical Spread strategy in volatile times

    While a mix of Call & Put OTM Vertical Spreads should be executed only when there is absolute dilemma regarding the trend, care should be taken to get out of all spreads if stocks/indices indicate they are getting into a consolidation mode.

  • Volatility may continue in commodities as market may try to assess if optimism about China rises further Jun 04, 2022 07:29 AM IST

    Volatility may continue in commodities as market may try to assess if optimism about China rises further

    "Market debate about central bank monetary policy stance has intensified and we are seeing market players reacting to economic numbers and central bank comments to get more clarity about future stance," says Ravindra Rao, VP - Head Commodity Research at Kotak Securities

  • Economic growth worries may keep commodity prices under pressure May 29, 2022 02:24 PM IST

    Economic growth worries may keep commodity prices under pressure

    Key events in the coming week include manufacturing and services PMI from China, US consumer confidence, and non-farm payrolls report

  • Respite or Reversal? Futures Open Interest has an answer, says Shubham Agarwal May 28, 2022 09:43 AM IST

    Respite or Reversal? Futures Open Interest has an answer, says Shubham Agarwal

    A Buyer and a Seller of a Futures or Options Contract creates one position. This position is called 1 Open Interest.

  • Deploy modified call butterfly strategy in Nifty: Shubham Agarwal May 23, 2022 06:46 AM IST

    Deploy modified call butterfly strategy in Nifty: Shubham Agarwal

    Considering the negative momentum, the upcoming week can be approached with a low-risk strategy like modified call butterfly in Nifty.

  • IT, pharma, FMCG, telecom likely to attract institutional flows in near term post recent correction May 22, 2022 05:05 PM IST

    IT, pharma, FMCG, telecom likely to attract institutional flows in near term post recent correction

    Export opportunities in agrochemical companies, industrial components are likely to find sustained earnings growth over the long-to-medium term.

  • Commodities market to remain focused on economic numbers, central bank comments May 21, 2022 12:24 PM IST

    Commodities market to remain focused on economic numbers, central bank comments

    Commodities attempted some recovery this week but there is still uncertainty if this trend can continue. The dollar is off the highs but may continue to be supported by US Fed's hawkish stance. Outlook for China may also remain clouded unless the virus situation comes under control.

  • Implied volatility, an integral part of option premium: Shubham Agarwal May 21, 2022 10:19 AM IST

    Implied volatility, an integral part of option premium: Shubham Agarwal

    Impact of IV is fairly straightforward with Options being priced mathematically. Higher the Premium at a point in time and at price point in the Underlying, Higher will be the IV.

  • Deploy modified put butterfly strategy in Nifty: Shubham Agarwal May 16, 2022 08:11 AM IST

    Deploy modified put butterfly strategy in Nifty: Shubham Agarwal

    Considering the negative momentum along, upcoming week can be approach with a low-risk strategy like Modified Put Butterfly in Nifty.

  • Commodities register another gloomy week amid higher US dollar; to focus on US economic numbers, central bank comments May 14, 2022 12:27 PM IST

    Commodities register another gloomy week amid higher US dollar; to focus on US economic numbers, central bank comments

    Overall, risk sentiment is quite weak currently and commodities and equities, which were performing quite well for the last few months, have come under selling pressure.

  • When risk premiums are high, vertical spread is the way to go: Shubham Agarwal May 14, 2022 11:50 AM IST

    When risk premiums are high, vertical spread is the way to go: Shubham Agarwal

    Option premiums do rise or fall with absolutely no change in Price or Time also. This happens when the assumption of risk among option traders, especially option sellers go up.

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