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Time the market. Sleep Better.

As of 9th May 2020: Gold (+48%) has outperformed Nifty (-19%) by 67%. In one year. You can not time the market. But wait… Imagine if you had known this ...

Markets fall by 2%. Time to worry?

It was all going so well. What with the on-again off-again Trade Talks between US and China, and Trumps tweets, markets had become used to climbing on flimsy ...

Don’t Lose Money on the Nifty: No Downside Strategy Review for 2019, New One for 2020

We’ve been talking about our “No Downside Strategy” for a few years now. Basically, how do you get the the Nifty returns when it goes up, but don’t ...

While You Were Sleeping: What Stocks Do Overnight versus in Trading Hours

There’s so much activity during the trading day. Stocks are going up. Falling. The index is moving. The TV channels are on. Sometimes the anchors wear ...

Market Roundup – Is the Glass Half Empty or Half Full

We are moving into the final phases of the elections but our benchmark index seems unmoved by all the commotion saying just 5% away from its all-time high. ...

Charts: Positive Momentum, Negative Momentum and the Carnage within

What goes up has to come down, said Isaac Newton, in reference to Gravity. Stock prices move in cycles with the upside celebrated as coming of age for the ...

Charts: We're Seeing Massive Volatility. Or Are We?

This year has been horrible, you think. It has, indeed, been a rough year for stocks. But on the index, volatility isn’t exactly very high, because: ...

A Quick Context on the Market Fall. Is This A Time To Buy?

Markets have fallen. You won’t know it looking at the Nifty, but the midcaps have fallen over 18% this year, and the small caps, are down nearly by a ...

Charts: The Consolidated P/E of the Nifty Stocks And Their Earnings Growth

There’s problem in the P/E of the Nifty. It’s calculated based on the standalone earnings of the Nifty companies. This isn’t always fair ...

Charts: A Different Perspective

When we talk about Charts, the assumption is that it refers to Index Charts or Stock Charts. But real information can be extracted by creating charts using ...