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On Slack: Monday Morning Carnage in the Markets, CAPM Portfolio Changes, Will Rajan Cut Rates and More…


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The Slack Discussions

The Slack group at Capital Mind Premium has been extremely active and if you haven’t been there, pop us a note by replying to this email. (If you’re a trial member this probably sound like Greek to you; it will be available when you sign up!)

Awesome discussions again!

A brief summary of some of the interesting things discussed there in the last few days:


US Markets closed in Red on 21-Aug-14 (Friday)

Monday markets

Markets witness 7 year lows, India follows US and China…..

#Sensex 25,741.56 / -1624.51 (-5.91%); #Nifty 7,809 / -490.95 (-5.92%)

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Avoid Buying Put Insurance When You are Most Afraid

What else was making news:

Exits We Made on #actionable:

Aug 24:



Aug 25:



VC Funding: Funding Boom to a Funding Bust…??? Start-ups starting to worry….

Government’s IOC stake sale kicked off in the Monday blood bath:


Monday Afternoon Market Updates:

Sensex Fall


An excerpt of the conversations we witnessed during the week:

Amitvikram M: So finally @deepakshenoy warning of being cautious in every actionable post is hitting;

Deepak Shenoy: It’s a little vindication, but now is the real work. Stick around, and don’t panic and ask if you are wondering whether to sell something. This is not a time to make big decisions, but to stick with stops.

Deepak Shenoy:</str ong> Main thing here is – don’t get overeager to buy or overeager to sell.

Are Sanjoy Bhattacharyya & Porinju Veliyath Being Foolhardy In Aggressively Buying Stocks On Day Of Gory Carnage?

More reading at:

China stocks give up year’s gains as ‘national team’ stays on bench

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Is China liquidating US Treasuries?

Why the stock market has to go down: The Reformed Broker

Continue reading:

Take Some Deep Breaths, and Don’t Do a Thing: The NY Times

Read more at:


Wall Street Surges for 2nd Day (Thursday) on Strong GDP Data

Atlast Jewellery now listed


5 Things to Watch at the Kansas City Fed’s Jackson Hole Conference

Godrej Ind to acquire Astec LifeSciences

Transgene Biotek alleges $38 mn fraud

ICRA raises credit rating of Kitex Garments


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India to face power surplus, 300 million people may not be able to afford

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Consequences Of Short Delivery – Nse/Bse

Evaluation of Momentum Oscillators

While Many Panicked, Japanese Day Trader Made $34 Million

Nassim Taleb’s Fund Made $1 Billion On Monday; This Is How The Other “Hedge” Funds Did



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Disclosure: The authors at Capital Mind have positions in the market and some of them may support or contradict the material given above, or may involve a direction derived from independent analysis.

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