Stock Market Basics

What are the advantages and disadvantages of trading in nifty compared to stocks

The first thing that attracts a newcomer to the stock market is the value of either the Nifty or the Sensex, flagship indices of the National Stock Exchange(NSE) and the Bombay Stock Exchange(BSE). Their rising and falling values are a mystery to ...

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Where and how to invest in stock market

For any new trader, the biggest question that haunts him is where should he invest? There are thousands of stocks listed on the exchanges and it’s confusing to the newcomer. Are you also confused about where you should invest as a beginner?< ...

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What is options trading and how to trade in call put options

If you want to trade with leverage, but want to limit your risk, options trading offers an excellent opportunity to do so. However, options are slightly complex in nature and a thorough understanding is needed before venturing into it.

T ...

Tags: nifty options, options trading, nifty calls, nifty puts

Stock Market Investing and capital diversification

The stock market is a place where many rags to riches stories are made. Investors like Harshad Mehta, Rakesh Jhunjhunwala, Warren Buffet and many others have earned billions starting from a very paltry sum.

Such stories entice both the y ...

Tags: penny stocks, large caps, middle caps,bull markets,bear markets

Online trading vs Offline trading

India is being hailed as the next growth engine of the world. When India grows, so will its stock market. The Indian markets are an ocean of opportunities, where both young and old can earn handsome returns on their investments. However, without p ...

Tags: online trading, offline trading, low brokerage,online brokers, offline brokers

Difference between futures and options trading

Derivative trading corners a major part of the trading volume on the stock exchanges. The daily derivatives trading has grown exponentially since the advancements in technology. Though the volume keeps changing on a daily basis, approximately more ...

Tags: futures trading, options trading

Difference between intraday BTST and positional trading

When a child goes to the candy store, he is thoroughly confused on seeing the numerous items on display. He is unable to decide, which one is the best for him. However, after the shopkeeper guides the child, he is able to choose the item that he w ...

Tags: Cash trading, Intraday and BTST trading