Everybody wants to become rich without taking a risk or incurring a loss. This is the human nature, and this is also the reason behind the popularity of systematic investment plans or SIPs which allow investing a specific amount at regular intervals of time in a systematic manner.
If you are a new salaried professional, the world is your oyster. You feel empowered, free and driven with an innate desire to self-indulge and lead a life you had always aspired. However, amidst all that excitement, the instinct to save and invest takes a back seat. Learning to manage personal finances while you are still young can reap immense benefits in the later phase of life.
All right, its time to tackle some important questions and controversies. Do cycles exist in financial markets? Even if they exist, can we trade them profitably? Perhaps it’s often debated only on first scale and completely ignored on second scale basis. Let me take a dip into the topic and some insights alongside.
Recently, Indian govt announced a particular scheme in their budget notes which took a lot of attention, especially gold merchants and speculators. With gold prices tumbling since last couple of years, the new scheme-if it works, would not only increase the supply of precious metal at domestic level, in-turn cuts our international gold imports which further depresses the price at global scale.
Government spending policies that influence macroeconomic conditions. Through fiscal policy, regulators attempt to improve unemployment rates, control inflation, stabilize business cycles and influence interest rates in an effort to control the economy. Fiscal policy is largely based on the ideas of British economist John Maynard Keynes (1883–1946), who believed governments could change economic performance by adjusting tax rates and government spending.
As with every field in finance there is a large amount of misconception about discretionary trading, which is highly profitable and led some to believe such a type of trading is purely subjective-No! People have misunderstood the concept and definition of discretionary trading. Even if you are systematic trader you can use the power of discretionary trading for your advantage.
If you are a regular reader of my articles, then you know “I hate technical indicators”. They are a derivative of price action, nothing more than a mathematical complex paralysis. My clients frequently question me-“Hey do you use any indicator”? Most probably my reply will be no-because majority of you guys know, I am a pure Price action trader!
Dow Theory is one of the most important trend following theories ever. As market evolved, the concepts of Technical analysis became more elaborated and complex, most essential foundation was forgotten in the Market literature.Even with much complexity nothing beats the Dow Theory on odds and logic. It’s around for over 100 years and still important as it is, even today