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    According to a new research its impossible for an individual to day trade for a living

    @DanPSup Not confidence but maths especially statistics plays an important role in winning and lossing of a trade. This quote may be relevant to long term trading strategy but if you have read the paper which I shared, It specifically says that the longer you stay in a day trading regime the...
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    According to a new research its impossible for an individual to day trade for a living

    Obviously as stock trading is a zero sum game if one gains the other will loss.The "other side of the table" as you mentioned in the thread could be a long term traders or big trading houses.
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    According to a new research its impossible for an individual to day trade for a living

    I recently came across this research paper Day Trading for a Living? by Chague et al. They carried out their study in brazilian stock market. From the Paper The paper's conclusion was that it is highly unlikely an individual be profitable if they day trade for a living. Those individuals who...
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    Do you think indian stock markets are volatile because of market manipulations?

    Now after reading books and watching youtube videos I have a good idea how options work. But my current questions are simple ones. if a newbie wants to trade options what is the minimum/safe amount (total price+ buffer price) required, specifically if hedging with a buy and sell? Do any...
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    Do you think indian stock markets are volatile because of market manipulations?

    I posted many threads here asking questions related to options but got very few response for it. Traderji has a very active community except for options. Do you have any suggestion of active forum or websites where we can ask indian options related questions?
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    Do you think indian stock markets are volatile because of market manipulations?

    I am learning about option trading and I have many doubts regarding it. I think all of my threads posted here are valid questions. Does this forum have any rule against opening threds? What else do you recommend?
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    What happens to ITM options on the expiry day?

    I want to know what happens to ITM options if we didn't square off the position on expiry day. Let say I buy Reliance call option if I didn't square off this position on the day of expiry will I be owning 500 shares.
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    What is 'option expiring without any value' means?

    I was reading about options and many times it was said that option buyers were losers because there is more than 70% chance that an option will expire without any value. What is that even mean? Lets take two long call options with strike 110 and 90. If the current spot sprice is 100 then which...
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    Do you think indian stock markets are volatile because of market manipulations?

    I am studying stocks in Indian and US markets. I have seen that in US at least for high market cap stocks there are many valid reasons why a stock move up or down. But if you look into how indian high market cap stocks moves then we can't explain those moves with a valid reason. Do you think...
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    Intraday trading with options?

    The main reason is overnight risk and I want to avoid it. Do we have to pay the full premium for options in intraday trading say for 75 qty with 10rs premium the full premium is 750 rs. Do we have to pay this full premium for intraday?
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    Confusion in strike price and premium

    I think there is a misunderstanding here. There is no 200 strike price, it was a mistake, I edited the first post with real 300 strike price
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    Confusion in strike price and premium

    Yeah I read it in some sites about ATM=Strike Price=Spot price but in reality we will never get a Strike price same as spot. So I went with zerodha's ATM description. Can you tell me if we can buy a call option at any of those strike prices? else it should be greater than or less than spot price?
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    Confusion in strike price and premium

    Sorry that was a mistake from my part. It was 300 and not 200, I have edited the post with correct values.
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    Confusion in strike price and premium

    I learned the basics from zerodha varsity https://zerodha.com/varsity/chapter/moneyness-of-an-option-contract/
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    Confusion in strike price and premium

    I am new to option trading and I have some confusion in the relationship between strike price and premium. Take this example of a stock and for simplicity we are only considering a long call buy option Spot price = 200 rs Strike price = 300,275,250,175,150,100,50 expiry= 20 days Because 175 is...