Spread Betting on Vedanta Resources Shares (VED)

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Where Can I Spread Bet on Vedanta Resources?

Financial Spreads offers a large variety of stocks and shares such as Vedanta Resources, RBS, Procter & Gamble and Total, along with many other UK, US and international stocks.

Where Can I Access Live Prices for the Vedanta Resources Market?

Using a FinancialSpreads account you can speculate on more than 1,000 real time CFD trading and spread betting prices such as Vedanta Resources and a wide variety of other stocks, stock market indices, commodities and foreign exchange markets.

Where Can I Get Live Vedanta Resources Charts?

With FinancialSpreads you can make use of live charts for Vedanta Resources and over 1,000 other CFD and spread betting markets.

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How to Financial Spread Bet on Vedanta Resources

As an example, let's assume that you sign into the Financial Spreads website and the current quote is:

  Vedanta Resources Rolling Cash Sell

526.1
Buy

527.4


Here's an example of how it works:

Spread Trading MarketVedanta Resources Rolling Cash
Spread Trading Price526.1p - 527.4p
How the Trade WorksNow you can take a position on the Vedanta Resources Rolling Cash market to push:

  Spread Betting Above 527.4p, or
  Spread Betting Below 526.1p

This is a Rolling spread bet and so there is no final closing date. If you haven't closed your trade and the trading session ends then your trade will roll over to the next session.

If the trade is rolled over then you will normally either be credited or debited for overnight financing depending on whether you are betting on the market to decrease or increase. For additional information also see Rolling Spread Bets.
Traded UnitsBets on the Vedanta Resources market are made in £x per penny price movement.

E.g. if Vedanta Resources moves 40p then you would lose/win 40 times your stake.
Stake SizeYou choose how much you want to risk per penny, e.g. £2 per penny, £5 per penny, £20 per penny etc.
Short Staking ExampleAs an example, if you went with a stake of £3 per penny and Vedanta Resources changes by 20p, you would lose or win £3 per penny x 20p = £60.


Spread Betting Example - Taking a Bullish View of Vedanta Resources

Spread trading on the equity to increase in value

You Now Decide to Go Long or Short Vedanta Resources to move:

  Spread Betting Above 527.4p? or
  Spread Betting Below 526.1p?

Let's Say You Decide to Go Long   Spread Betting Above 527.4p
You Choose How Much to Risk, Let's Assume You Opt For £4 per penny
So What Now?
  • You make a profit of £4 for every penny Vedanta Resources moves above 527.4p
  • Your spread bet loses £4 for each penny Vedanta Resources goes below 527.4p
When Spread Betting on a Market to Go Up Your Trading P/L = (Settlement Price - Initial Price) x stake
 
Situation 1
Vedanta Resources climbs and the spread trading market is adjusted to 551.1p - 552.4p, i.e.   551.1   552.4
Close for a Profit? You may decide to leave your position open or close it in order to take your profit. In this instance you opt to settle your position by selling the market at 551.1p.
Your Trading P/L = (Settlement Price - Initial Price) x stake
(551.1p - 527.4p) x £4 per penny
23.7p x £4 per penny
Your Trading P/L = £94.80 profit
 
Situation 2
Vedanta Resources falls and the market is adjusted and moved to 501.0p - 502.3p. I.e. you'd see:   501.0   502.3
Time to Restrict the Loss? At this point, you could choose to let your spread bet run or close it, i.e. close your spread bet and restrict your loss. In this example you opt to settle your bet by selling at 501.0p.
Your Trading P/L = (Settlement Price - Initial Price) x stake
(501.0p - 527.4p) x £4 per penny
-26.4p x £4 per penny
Your Trading P/L = -£105.60 loss


Trading Example - Going Short of Vedanta Resources

Financial spread trading on the equity to fall in value

You Now Select Whether to Go Long or Short Vedanta Resources moving:

  Spread Betting Above 527.4p? or
  Spread Betting Below 526.1p?

You Might Decide to Go Short   Spread Betting Below 526.1p
You Choose Your Stake Size, Opting for £5 per penny
What Now?
  • Your spread bet loses £5 for each penny Vedanta Resources goes higher than 526.1p
  • You make a profit of £5 for each penny Vedanta Resources pushes lower than 526.1p
If You Are Betting on a Market to Fall Your Trading P/L = (Initial Price - Settlement Price) x stake
 
Situation 3
Vedanta Resources pushes lower and the financial spread betting market adjusts and moves to 504.0p - 505.3p, i.e. you would see:   504.0   505.3
Close and Take Your Profit? At this point, you could opt to keep your position open or close it for a profit. In this example you choose to settle your bet and buy at 505.3p.
Your Trading P/L = (Initial Price - Settlement Price) x stake
(526.1p - 505.3p) x £5 per penny
20.8p x £5 per penny
Your Trading P/L = £104.00 profit
 
Situation 4
Vedanta Resources moves higher and the spread betting market is moved to 547.9p - 549.2p:   547.9   549.2
Restrict Your Loss?At this point, you could decide to keep your trade open or close it, i.e. close your trade and limit your losses. For this example, you decide to close your position by buying at 549.2p.
Your Trading P/L = (Initial Price - Settlement Price) x stake
(526.1p - 549.2p) x £5 per penny
-23.1p x £5 per penny
Your Trading P/L = -£115.50 loss

Where Can I Practice Financial Spread Betting on Vedanta Resources?

FinancialSpreads provides a free Demo Account where you can access real-time charts, test new trading orders, try out new ideas and try out spread betting and CFD trading on markets including Vedanta Resources.

The Practice Account doesn't just cover the above; investors are also able to get experience using a variety of FX pairs, shares, commodity markets and indices.


More on Vedanta Resources plc (VED)



A common ticker code for Vedanta Resources is 'VED' however 'VED.L' and 'LON:VED' are also used.

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