The Best Time To Be A Spread Trader

April 24, 2019

 

Do you know when it’s the best time to be a spread trader?

Friday afternoon at 4:00 PM, of course.

That’s when we watched our DowDuPont [stock_market_widget type=”inline” symbol=”DWDP” template=”basic” color=”default”] trade expiring worthless for a $550 profit and …

Altaba (AABA) is no Alibaba

January 16, 2019

Altaba (NASDAQ: AABA) is an investment management company born out of the sale of Yahoo! Inc.’s Internet business to Verizon (NYSE: VZ).

Yes, that Yahoo…the same one we’ve gone “back to the well” and traded the

Has “Fake News” come to financial media?

January 11, 2019

Has “fake news” come to financial media?

Maybe… here’s what I found out.

I went to CNBC.com, which told me that we now know why the market plunged in December.

It wasn’t about the Federal Reserve, or computerized trading, …

T-Mobile (TMUS) … better to give then to receive

December 27, 2018

T-Mobile (TMUS) has continued to steal valuable accounts from rivals Verizon (VZ) and AT&T (T).

But that’s not why I like TMUS as a trade.

The chart looks good…implied volatility is higher the historical volatility… and these

Profit even when a stock moves against you…

December 17, 2018

There are many ways to profit when selling options.

I like to trade credit spreads so that even if the stock can stays flat or move against you, you still profit from the trade.

Watch this Trade Scan video below. 

Close A Trade Early For A Loss Can Be A Winning Strategy

December 5, 2018

In trading, losses happen…

Good traders know this and plan for an early trade exit when the position goes against them.

Because they know that ONE really bad trade can wipe out the gains of previous winning trades.

My latest …

9 Post-Earnings Trade Set-ups

November 27, 2018

I just released 9 post-earnings trade set-ups in my latest Trade Scan video below.

Even with earnings over, the implied volatility in these stocks is still above 50% and rich premiums are there for the taking.

Check out my latest …

Don’t wait. Take profits early…

November 27, 2018

Nobody ever got “fired” for taking a profit… as the old trading adage goes.

That’s why when Las Vegas Sands [stock_market_widget type=”inline” symbol=”LVS” template=”basic” color=”default”] stock sold off hard in one day, our Smart Options Income members closed our LVS …

Three-day Netflix binge yields 15% profits

November 13, 2018

Everyone has binged a Netflix series at least once…right?

But, how about a binge on Netflix stock by selling a credit spread for the tune of $464 of profit in just 3 days?

That’s what we did.

During a live …

Bullish on IBM? Here’s The Trade

November 8, 2018

IBM [stock_market_widget type=”inline” symbol=”IBM” template=”basic” color=”default”] announced earnings on October 16th and the stock sold off during the recent market correction.

But Implied Volatility remains high in IBM and that’s good for option sellers. If you are bullish on IBM …