• May
    11

    With a major event in the offing, which will lead to strong moves in a number of indices, the only strategy we recommend for traders this week: buy options, both

  • Apr
    27

    The may series of derivatives segment, the most crucial series in the last couple of years, started on a weak note with Nifty slipping sharply last Friday. This weak

  • Apr
    13
    By Rajiv Nagpal

    with equity market open for trading just three days this week and three major IT companies announcing their results, the probability of some kind of volatility returning to the market

  • Mar
    30
    By Rajiv Nagpal

    last week it was banking stock and Bank Nifty all the way. After a long time not only there was a rush to cover short positions in individual

  • Mar
    23
    By Rajiv Nagpal

    As we enter into the expiry week of derivative contracts for the March series, there could be return of some volatility in the market due to rollover of positions to

  • Mar
    09

    All options traders and market men should send a thank-you note to the Election Commis­sion. While the outcome of the polls is anybody’s guess the timing of the

  • Mar
    02

    The expiry of the February series contracts went off smoothly without much volatility on Wednesday and the March series contracts started off on a positive note. Select banking stocks

  • Feb
    23

    As the market enters the expiry week we may see a slight increase in volatility in next few sessions. Banking stocks which have been under pressure for

  • Feb
    16

    After a long time, out-of-money options — both calls or puts — didn’t see any sudden increase in open interest positions before a major event, Monday’s vote on account, as

  • Feb
    09

    After correcting sharply, Nifty has consolidated in the past couple of trading sessions, helping it breathe close to strong support levels provided by some long-term moving averages. So, it