What Kind of Trader are You ?

Discretionary Traders Trade information flow. Are trying to anticipate what the market will do. Are subjective; they read their own opinions and past experiences into the current market action. Trade what they want and have rules to govern their trading. Are usually very emotional in their trading and taking their losses personally because their opinion … Read more What Kind of Trader are You ?

11 Biases That Affect Traders

Overconfidence As the name suggested, it is the irrational faith in one’s skills, methodology or beliefs. For example, you see a certain chart pattern and make a maximum leveraged trade, even though you understand that any chart pattern cannot predict market with certainty. Trading excessively after a winning streak also shows overconfidence. Cognitive Dissonance It … Read more 11 Biases That Affect Traders

When To Quit Your Job to become full time trader

I have had many readers through the years and students of my trading course –most of whom were less-experienced traders–tell me that at some point in the future they planned to quit their 9-5 jobs and become a  full-time trader. Traders who have recently entered market and made good money also plan to become a … Read more When To Quit Your Job to become full time trader

Stocks Trading Calls: LT,ITC and Axis Bank

Axis Bank Axis bank has been trading in range of 1530-1445, from past 10 trading sessions. Break of the range below 1445 can see the stock correcting till 1370 odd levels. Buy above 1457 Tgt 1464,1474 and 1484 SL 1452 Sell below 1444 Tgt 1434,1425 and 1413 SL 1452   ITC ITC, which has the … Read more Stocks Trading Calls: LT,ITC and Axis Bank

Trading Weaknesses and How to Overcome Them

Trading is a Skill and it takes time to develop the Skill.Trading is simply like learning to drive a car, it is a skill that anyone can learn. Trading doesn’t take extreme intelligence or any superhuman gifts, it simply is hard work, just like learning to drive a car. Any person who need to become … Read more Trading Weaknesses and How to Overcome Them

Benefits of Making a Trading Plan

I always suggests trader to create a trading plan before markets opens and strictly execute the trades as per the plan. Its a well know adage Plan the trade and Trade the plan.Most of traders trade impulsively in trading,without any plan, they go as per there intuition and end result is losses. I have written … Read more Benefits of Making a Trading Plan

Understanding Premium and Discount in Nifty Futures

This article will help newbie traders in understanding the difference in premium and discount in Nifty Futures and how to use them in trading. Nifty Futures is a financial instrument in which futures contracts are done on the basis of CNX  Nifty index which is the benchmark of NSE. Nifty Futures keep moving in Premium … Read more Understanding Premium and Discount in Nifty Futures

Nifty near 200 DMA,FII F&O Analysis for 26 March

 FIIs bought 7087 Contracts of Index Future (NSE Nifty Futures and Bank Nifty Futures combined),worth 198 cores with net Open Interest increasing by 99,129 contracts.Take the Test  Winners and Losers in trading .As Expiry is just 2 days away Wednesday being an Holiday, FII have rollovered their positions to next series, thats the reason we … Read more Nifty near 200 DMA,FII F&O Analysis for 26 March

Nifty headed towards 200 DMA,FII F&O Analysis for 22 March

1. FIIs sold 4502  Contracts of Index Future (NSE Nifty Futures and Bank Nifty Futures combined),worth 130 cores with net Open Interest decreasing by 28 contracts. Top Traders Trading Secrets 2. As CNX Nifty Future was down by 51 points, with Open Interest in Index Futures decreasing by 28 so FII started Booking profits in  … Read more Nifty headed towards 200 DMA,FII F&O Analysis for 22 March

Nifty Future Trading Strategy on Budget Day

Highlights of Economic Survey 1. FIIs sold 25  Contracts of Index Future (NSE Nifty Futures and Bank Nifty Futures combined),worth 1.4 cores with net Open Interest increasing by 38839 contracts.FII has done rollovers yesterday and will trade heavily in March segment tommrow. 2. General Budget of 2013-14 will be presented tommrow at 11 AM. Lot … Read more Nifty Future Trading Strategy on Budget Day