There are hundreds of brokers in India offering different kinds of broking and other financial services. There are two categories of brokers, the discount brokers and full-service brokers. It is necessary to understand the difference between discount brokers and full-service brokers to understand which broker discount or full service could be best for you. [Read more…]
Benjamin Graham is considered the father of financial analysis. Before him, there was nothing like fundamental analysis. Today he is best known for two great books which are considered as Bible of Fundamental Analysis.
The Intelligent Investor and Security Analysis. These two books has changed the life of many investors. There is no investor in the world who has made his fortune in the stock market without reading these two books. [Read more…]
Jesse Livermore is a legendary trader who needs no introduction. He is the role model for traders. He gives the credit of his success to discipline. Over his trading career he made many rules and made millions by following these rules. His money management rules are excellent and can be adopted by traders. [Read more…]
For a trader, success depends on minimizing the losses and maximizing the profits. But most of the time things happens in reverse we book profits early and carry the losing positions, which minimizes the profits and maximizes the loss. To minimize the losses stop loss is very important. Stop loss should not be placed at any random level but to the trend changing level. [Read more…]
National stock exchange NSE has increased the market lot size of derivative contracts in 151 companies. NSE has also increased the market lots of derivatives contracts on eight of its indices — Nifty, Bank Nifty, IT, Infrastructure, PSE, Nifty Midcap 50, Dow Jones Industrial Avg, FTSE 100. The market lots for contracts on S&P 500 remains unchanged. [Read more…]
There are some books on investing that are good for beginners while there are some which are good for experienced investors. But 5 rules for successful stock investing by [Read more…]
It not so easy to pick the companies for investment that can produce good returns for year and years. But it is comparatively easy to reject the bad ones that can destroy the wealth. Not investing in a super good company will not destroy your capital but investing in a bad company can definitely destroy capital. Therefore it’s necessary that we do not invest our hard earned money in bad firms [Read more…]
Understanding of financial reports is very important for an investor. Its not easy for a person of non-finance background to decipher the financial numbers. Many times what numbers says is not correct. There are so many books on accounting but How to Read a Financial Report: Wringing Vital Signs Out of the Numbers By John Tracy is the best for beginners [Read more…]
Stocks which have given positive breakout with good volume
1. Abott India cmp 4355
2. Bluestar Infotech cmp 252
3. Canfin Homes cmp 825
4. Dabur cmp 302
5. Alstom India cmp 812
Disclaimer: Charts are for information purpose only not any trading or investing recommendation. These stocks have been discussed with my students of technical analysis course and some friends they may or may not have position.