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Worldwide Markets

The Great Indian StockRush

May 18, 2009

Talk about 30 odd percent for S&P’s rush since march bottom, it looks pale when you compare with what happened in India (one of the component of  BRIC economies); a historical moment for Indian stock markets. The Mumbai Sensex surged 17 percent to 14,284.21, while the Nifty soared 18 percent…

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May 18, 2009

OPNewsletter (Jun’09) +5% (Open)

May 16, 2009

US stock markets in general declined from -2 to -3.5% across various indices while overall OPNewsletter Jun’09 portfolio are up +5.0% (x- brokerage commissions) and +3.11% (including commissions). We have invested almost 42% of 10K assumed capital across various sectors and diversified strategies; we still have 15-10% for deployment to…

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May 16, 2009

The Future of Investing- Part-1

April 9, 2009

In order for my quest to start developing my hypothesis for future of investing I was browsing the web, looking to find what some of the key brains are thinking. PIMCO’s Bill Gross’s April outlook is that the future of investing will depend on the long-term future of the global…

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April 9, 2009

Buckle-Up

March 9, 2009

Time changes so quickly, what seemed almost impossible a few months back, just turned into reality and markets are no different. Who would have thought just a year back that Markets all the around world will be cut into half, who would have thought the massive destruction of personal wealth…

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March 9, 2009

DDA Housing Scheme 2008 and DDA Draw Results 2008

December 16, 2008

Some of OptionPundit Readers from India shared with me about this big Housing Plan by Indian local government body called DDA (Delhi Development Authority). Similar to Singapore’s Housing Development Board (HDB), India’s DDA Flats are an affordable answer to the big middle class. This was even more interesting as we…

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December 16, 2008

Top 10 Stories Of The Day

December 5, 2008

Here is the big picture of the day based on top stories from several leading newspapers  (WSJ, Reuters, Bloomberg, NYTimes, Financial Times). These are in no perticular order. U.S. Economy Loses 533,000 Jobs. The job losses far exceeded expectations, as November saw the 11th consecutive monthly decline in nonfarm payrolls and…

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December 5, 2008

Is Berkshire in Trouble?

November 20, 2008

This 2 part series will cover recent market developments about Berkshire Hathaway, points to a strategy on how you may benefit more on the same trades he did recently and an option trading strategy that probably Berkshire uses for maximizing it returns on the underlying they find worth investing. Don’t forget…

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November 20, 2008

Get Real or Go Home

October 24, 2008

It took almost 5 years of Bull markets for Auzzie $ to reach its peak against US$ and just 5months to give it all back. The picture is not so much different for British Pound as well. The once mighty US$ is back with full force, against all convetional wisdom…

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October 24, 2008
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