8 must read books for the serious investor
1. The Intelligent Investor: Chances are you are already aware of this investing classic. This is a great read specially to understand the cigarette butt strategy that served Warren Buffett in his early days. It is a very profitable strategy to this date, specially if you are a retail investor. […]
Nifty: A pattern in RSI
Relative Strength Index or RSI is a very well known technical indicator known to almost everyone. This is thanks to it being quoted very often in mainstream media. One reason why retail investors like this indicator is because it is easy to use it as a thumb rule. As investopedia puts it: “RSI […]
How can retail investors trade profitably in the stock market
You will find two kind of investors/ traders in the stock market: Those who think they cannot predict when the stock will go up. So they concentrate on value investing strategies ( I outline these below). Those who use technical analysis and devise manual or automated trading systems around it. […]
Introductory video on our new Elliott Wave Theory course
We are receiving great feedback on our new Elliott wave theory course. You can now watch the introductory video below: The entire course can be accessed here: Technical Analysis using Elliott Wave Theory You can also choose from some of our other best selling courses: Stock Market for Beginners – […]
PM Modi’s surgical strike on black money
There is no doubt that the latest move on black money by PM Modi has to be lauded for its intent. But once the dust settles on the moral euphoria, we should realize that there may be major side-effects to this move. It is estimated that India has a parallel economy […]
Just Dial: Is Wrong Wave Count = Losses?
In April I shared a post on Just Dial: Power of Wave Analysis in dealing with incomplete data. To quote from the article: Once prices bounce off the lower end of this trend channel and develop a 5-wave upward move of lesser degree. This is a clear indication that we may have […]
Nifty Update & Stock Out-performance Lesson
Since our last post Nifty has managed to keep its upward momentum intact without any major correction, except the one today. This correction has developed around an important trend line (T1) as shown below: This trend line (T1) should be closely observed as we would need to witness substantial strength […]
Our Technical Analysis Course Now Available on ElearnMarkets
We are very happy to announce that our Technical Analysis Course is now available with ElearnMarkets.com at a specially discounted price. The offer expires on 14th May. You can avail the offer by using the promo code: MAY30. Direct link to the course: Click Here Course Details: Building Blocks of Technical Analysis course […]
Thyrocare Tech IPOs lists at 49%. Is it better to invest in IPOs?
Yesterday, I was asked the following on IPOs, presumably because of Thyrocare’s stellar debut: “Do IPOs provide better returns as compared to stocks?” Presenting my answer with minor edits: I was sure this question was lurking around considering what happened with Thyrocare today! So lets have a little blast from […]
How much money should you be investing in the stock market?
When it comes to investing, it is very easy to get carried away, specially if you or the markets are seeing good times. But, the very nature of markets is fickle, and what may seem like a good time may suddenly change for the worse. In order to achieve long […]