• Jun
    26

    As option traders who had sold out-of-the-money put options from the June series on Thursday counted their losses on Friday, thanks to the sudden sharp downward movement of stocks

  • Jun
    19

    Last week was volatile but range-bound. Intraday volatility was high but the market sentiment was still bullish

  • Jun
    15

    Investors and traders in the equity derivatives segment of the National Stock Exchange of India (NSE), where a bulk of all equity derivatives trading takes place, are seen flocking to

  • Jun
    12

    The range-bound consolidation that started the week before continued through the last week.
    Essentially the Nifty completed the second leg of its consolidation though it attempted last

  • Jun
    05

    The Nifty 50 index witnessed the first round of consolidation last week, as it digested the sharp gains gathered the week before. While the midcap segment saw some correction,

  • May
    29

    The debilitating side effects of selling out-of-the-money options to collect small premium, under the assumption that the Nifty would not cross a certain range, was on display last week.

  • May
    22

    Intraday volatility might increase this week since the May series derivative contracts come for expiry on Thu­r­s­day. So it is better for traders not to add any fresh

  • May
    15

    The Nifty gained 81 points, or a little above one per cent, last week on a closing basis, but its intra-week movement was enough to give jitters to the traders,

  • May
    08

    Last week, the moves in indices were very similar to the moves seen in the Nifty in early April–some correction in which the market breadth remains strong, and by the

  • May
    01

    The sharp drop in stocks last Thursday took traders who sold out-of-the-money put options from the April series by surprise, as the market’s decline on the day of expiry was