Tag Archives: inverted yield curve

VIX Above 20! Time to Panic?

In a previous piece (https://www.plindia.com/blog/india-vix-vs-nifty-a-see-saw/) , we had forecast that the mid term VIX movements may allow Nifty to bottom out but that it may reach 20 levels around election… Read more »

FMPs, Not As Safe As They Seem

Half a year ago, the IL&FS fiasco rocked the debt markets. Debt schemes invested in the assets lost as much as 5% of their NAV in a day. In an… Read more »

The yield curve is a simple curvy line that plots out bond yields across bond maturities (in terms of time). Typically, the curve slopes upward, with investors demanding higher yields to hold a longer term bond, given the risk of inflation,  liquidity and many other uncertainties.

Risks of an Inverted Yield Curve: All about it!

“Every U.S. recession in the past 60 years was preceded by a negative term spread, that is, an inverted yield curve. Furthermore, a negative term spread was always followed by… Read more »

Bank Nifty Pole Vault! An Interesting Time Ahead

The Bank Nifty has had a spectacular run in 2019 so far. Propelled by a wide variety of factors ranging from expectations on profitability next year (55% plus of Nifty… Read more »

Profit in Short Term Trading : Look Far!

Profit in Short Term Trading : Look Far!

Short Term or intraday trading continues to be big lure traders and people. All kinds of setups are investigated, strategies drawn and yet at the end, there is sometimes a… Read more »