Unlock Unlimited Profits During Earnings Season With This Simple Strategy

We all know that President Trump signed a $1.5 trillion tax cut into law in December, which was deemed the first significant tax reform signed into legislation since Ronald Reagan back in 1986. We also know that all the talk last earnings season was that companies felt good about their…

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How the Recent Market Pullback is a Blessing in Disguise

Recently, Dow Jones Industrial Average reduced by 5.3%. Prior to this fall, the stock was enjoying a continuous rise of more than 60% and it seemed as though there was no end in sight. Unfortunately, there was more in stock (no pun intended). The next Monday, due to selloff, the…

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Why Options Trading is not Gambling

  Assuming you purchase a property for $5000 with the hopes of selling it for $25,000 after some years, you’ll call this a good investment, right? Unfortunately, an earthquake happens just when the price peaks, the house you bought is now valued at $500 (relax, it is just an assumption)….

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Is Option Trading a Zero-Sum Game?

A few years ago, the options trading market was considered “convoluted, esoteric, and ineffable”. The words used to describe it were even more complicated than the concept itself. The media claimed that options trading was reserved to a covert group of “sophisticated professional investors”. However, in recent times, the rumor…

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Understanding Options Greeks – Myths and Realities

If you are an options trader, you may better know that prediction regarding the price of options in a continuously changing market is somehow a tough row to hoe. Many of us must have heard the term “Options Greeks” like Delta, Gamma, Theta, Vega, and Rho. But wait! There may…

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The 6 Step Entry Checklist – A Winning Options Trading Plan

Humans are creatures of habits. All options traders make mistakes at some point but the sad part is that most of these mistakes can easily be avoided. Here, we will shed some light on the top 6 things, all traders should check when they are about to go into this…

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Don't Sell When This Happens

Don’t Sell When This Happens

You certainly have seen/heard/experienced some of the extreme volatility during February. As expected, investors are becoming increasingly skeptical of the direction of the market. Many market vets are now questioning their decision to hold off on the sale of their stocks. The simple answer is DO NOT! There’s no cause…

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Back to Basics Friday: The Biggest Options Myth Dispelled

One promoter who likes the idea of writing covered calls states that: “Over 75% of all options held until expiration expire worthless… That’s why you should do what the pros do and sell options to other people. After all, if most of them will expire worthless, why not collect some money for…

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A Simple Way To Boost Your Profits… Even If You Are Buy and Holder

Are you a buy-and-hold investor? I want you to pay very close attention to what we are saying. Most buy-and-hold investors will watch their gains disappear as volatility eats away at them. There is an incredibly simple strategy you can use to boost your ROI and hold those shares over…

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Options Trading Is Not Gambling, So Don’t Listen To People Who Say Otherwise

When people don’t understand something, they tend to cast aspersions, and investing in options certainly fits that bill. Options are incredibly misunderstood by both traders and non-traders so it makes sense that many people liken it to gambling with outcomes no different than sporting events. The differences are so much easy…

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The One Thing That Makes Me Successful

Today’s post has been written by Michael Lamothe of Chart Your Trade. One of the things that has transformed me into a successful trader is following a routine. That routine, like Michael, writes, is as important to a trader as breathing is to be alive. Successful trading is consistent.  Successful trading…

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An Easy Way To Make Your First Options Trade

When I talk to traders, I tend to ask them if they understand options. About 75% of the time, I find, regardless of their experience with stocks, most traders do not trade options, even with the vast array of stock trading platforms in Sweden that can help guide people. The…

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