The error of confirmation (IM 825)

In almost all of the cases, the past events and our past experiences determine our decision for the future. This could be the biggest error we are making everyday. Since the world is dynamic, the predication of future based on past events is a losing bet. Take an example of this Coronavirus, we never expected…

Pattern of mistakes (IM 697)

The path to success starts with knowing the weakness and mistakes and challenging them. The reflection of the mistakes is crucial to progress from it. I have been noticing that I have made a lot of mistakes. Here I have enlisted my painful mistakes that I’ve made in investment career till now. I wrote down…

Recognizing the dips (IM 585)

Well, there is a possibility to recognize the dips in the stock market everyday, but it doesn’t happens all the time to most of the people. Long term investor are very clear about this as they follow the stock for a long time and they know its history. And history repeats… GE is now at…

Reverse splitting yourself (IM 564)

“Reverse splitting” is a term very familiar to the investors. When the price of the stock goes down, the company decides to decrease the number of shares by a specific ratio maintaining the total equity unchanged. Recently, because of the crude oil crash, a lot of crude oil ETFs were reverse splitted. We can use…

Start: Novel Investment (IM 545)

For a long time, I’ve been brainstorming the ways I can do better on learning new stuffs and applying it to a real life.¬† It’s always challenging to learn new skills. I have always been¬†seeking a new way of doing everything. But, I’m realizing that seeking a new way doesn’t make any sense. I got…

Is it the “option” days? (IM 535)

Trading has been very unpredictable due to the COVID-19 epidemic. Stock market has been swinging every day in a week making the record high since 1987. Stocks are swimming in the ‘red ocean’ because of the fear of this crisis. But people buying “options” are making money as you can buy both “call” and “put”…

Every condition reverse itself (IM 322)

….. and tries to become normal. That’s the nature’s law… What goes down will rise and what rises will fall trying to come to normalcy. Same applies in investing as well: oversold stocks will rise and overbought stocks will fall trying to become neutral.  

Our battle (IM#315)

We all have our own battle that we need to fight. But most of our battle is with our mind. It’s about making our mind right. We all struggle with different things when we ignore that battle. A bright day come even from the darkness when we start to acknowledge this battle. Even from the…

Planning the trade (IM#280)

It is very important to plan: when to buy and when to sell your trade. When the stock goes up, most of us expect it to go more up and hold on it before they sell. This is very risky and unhealthy as we don’t have our goal in this case So we must make…