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Types of Investors – What type are you?

I came across this good article at http://www.threetypes.com/philosophy/investor-types.shtml and wanted to share. It essentially discusses the various types of Investors viz : Savers, Speculators and Specialists and then goes on to explain how becoming a Specialist, is something which generates immense wealth over lesser periods of time , but which also requires tremendous efforts on the […]

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Reliance – 2nd among world's largest value creators

There is a report in Business Standard which mentions many Indian Companies amongst the world’s largest value creators in this decade. The report is here : Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Industries has been ranked second in the list of world’s 10 biggest ‘sustainable value creators’, companies that have been successful in creating the most shareholder value […]

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Selling Options : Sometimes it can be made to good use.

. Options, by definition, are a wasting asset. The time decay, declining volatility etc. eat away into the premiums of the options. Many option buyers learn this fact the hard way by watching their option contracts expire worthless many times. The majority of options expire worthless (estimates are somewhere > 80%). Given that the majority […]

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Buying Options : What Investors should know

“The greatest ignorance is to reject something you know nothing about” If you are invested in Equity Markets or Mutual Funds, it is wise to be AWARE of the derivative product called ‘Options’. Options have seen increase in popularity over the past few years. Television shows like CNBC, NDTV Profit, ET Now etc devote a […]

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