The difference is mentioned on the chart. As you can see the white line which represents Nifty50 is flushed together against the price movement of the SGXNifty. Traders use this instrument to gather a sense of the direction of the market for the day. This is not a sure shot method of determining the open or the direction, but it offers a good indication.
The trading checklist is simply summarized trading plan. It is a plan where you can check the things you require to open a new trade. It is like an entrance exam, which you should pass in order to be ready for trading. The trade checklist is a personal thing, your list works for you, but not necessarily for another trader. This happens because everyone has their...
Approach your trading as a business. I know it sounds a little cliche, but if you approach your trading in this way you will start to build in a level of accountability for not only yourself but also your time. In any business, there needs to be a breakeven point and a point at which the business starts to show a profit for it to continue. By approaching your...
I normally divide my intraday trading in to three phases. It not only helps me to stay out of unnecessary risk but also to book profits at right moments.
I don't say that the stock does not go higher after I book profit but most of the time it protects my profits before the market takes it back.
The three phases I am talking about are:
Comparison between Nifty 50, Nifty Mid Cap 50, Nifty Small Cap 50, Nifty 500, Bank Nifty after it made a bottom on 24th March as we can see Small Cap clearly outperforming Benchmark Index and Bank Nifty underperforming the overall broader market.
Bajaj Finance at the top of channel is re-testing the upper trendline second time.
Current levels look exhausted and a correction is eminent.
We can wait for levels of 3579 or ( 50 Day Moving Average) to buy.
OI is seen increasing on the CALL side which indicates selling pressure
3800 Put as of now holds the maximum OI.
4200 CALL holds maximum OI.
The first thing about stock trading is to form a profitable trading strategy and plan. Then test it through time to see whether it is profitable strategy or not. Forming a profitable trading strategy requires all the integrated knowledge learned throughout the learning process of trading.
Query : I am trying to be a perfect trader, but my efforts are making me more depressed. How to handle it?
No trader can get profit in all trades. How you handle loss is important for your growth. Whenever I get loss I check whether I followed rules with discipline, then I learnt a new trading concept when I was a newbie trader. So at the end of the day, even...
Becoming a better day trader requires that you not only focus on textbook knowledge but also yourself. This is why it is so important to put some focus on trading psychology.
1. Know Your Strengths – Knowing your strengths is a crucial part of trading. It’s important to focus on what you are good at so that you may focus your attention in that area.
A trading plan is your roadmap for what you are going to do in the markets. It's something that you have to create and is not optional.
1. How Many Trades will You Use to Evaluate Your Performance?
- The answer to this question is very simple. Base your evaluation period on the number of trades placed and not by the amount of time passed. Time is irrelevant in...
RULES FOR ENTERING TRADE
1. No clarity, no trade.
2. Size the open.
3. Watch fair value.
4. Cover or liquidate trades in the pre- and Post-market; don’t open them.
5. Never use market orders.
6. Always use limit orders
7. Never chase stocks
8. Always look for confirmation among trading signals
9. Always know who the buyers and sellers are.
10. Survive before you...