Human beings make a living by exchanging. Everybody is a trader in one way or other. Some people trade time for a paycheck. Some people trade risk for profits. Some trade happiness for security. Some trade principles for politics while others trade ethics for cash. Basically, these exchanges are vital for our survival. In early … Continue reading Money – The Root of all Evil?
When I quit from my brief stint as a journalist and took a dive into the field of stock market speculation, I was deeply confused when people asked me what is the relationship between stock market speculation and journalism. At that time, my idea was just to do something on my own and make a … Continue reading My Childish Fantasy on Speculation
“The game of speculation is the most uniformly fascinating game in the world. But it is not a game for the stupid, the mentally lazy, the person of inferior emotional balance, or the get-rich-quick adventurer. They will die poor.” Jesse Livermore Some see speculation as gambling and keep themselves away from it. Some see it … Continue reading The Art of Speculation
Stock market is widely considered as the temple of Capitalism. It reflects the strength and weakness of an economy; bloom and doom of a business or a company. Since the day, financial instruments, commodities and currencies started exchanging at the hands of buyers and sellers, started the speculation on their prices. Speculation is almost similar … Continue reading Technical Analysis – A Pseudo-science?
Everybody talk about becoming financially independent or enjoying financial freedom but only very few know what it really is. Some people also made this simple concept, a highly complicated, incomprehensible one. In this world, one of the major intentions of a human being is to make money, have a good lifestyle, and ultimately, become rich. … Continue reading Financial Freedom Simplified
Stock market is an imperfect entity. That means, in stock market, for every new buyer, there emerges a new seller and vice versa. If you are going to buy a stock, derivative or any other financial instrument, there is always a person on the other side who is selling it at the same time. The … Continue reading Why ‘Magic’ Trading Systems Won’t Work?
From my childhood, I have been hearing phrases like – study hard, get good grades, get a good job and ultimately, make money. Till recently, this phrase – ‘making money’ has always confused me. My dad and mom were making money. But we haven’t had any money making machines or printing press or mint at … Continue reading Can you really ‘make’ money?