How to Pick the Right Stock Options Strategy For Wealth Building

Even after discussing and outlining the general process for how to pick the right stock options strategy in previous podcast and videos, I continue to get members who are confused how it should work and the steps one might take. I ultimately believe that in most cases you might be…

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Options Traders Expect Huge Moves In This Stock

Investors in Applied Optoelectronics, Inc. AAOI need to pay close attention to the stock based on moves in the options market lately. That is because the Nov 17 th 2017 $40 Put had some of the highest implied volatility of all equity options today. What is Implied Volatility? Implied volatility shows how much movement the…

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How to Sell Put Options to Benefit in Any Market

The sale of put options can be an excellent way to gain exposure to a stock on which you are bullish with the added benefit of potentially owning the stock at a future date at a price below the current market price.

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Will Facebook Be Unfriended By Regulators?

Back in July when Steve Bannon, who was still then still a Chief Advisor to President Trump, expressed his view that the largest data/media companies such as Facebook (FB) and Google (GOOGL) should be highly regulated much like public utilities or a lesser degree like the cable and telecom industry….

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Momentum Slipping or Healthy Consolidation?

Beneath the surface of the indices hanging near all-time highs the stock market has seen some decent rotation.

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30 Things to Think About Trading

Given all the geopolitical turmoil and market volatility of this past week I’m sure many people are looking forward to the weekend.

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Dig into Grubhub

Last week’s deal to purchase EAT24 delivery division from Yelp cements Grub’s position as industry leading with now more than 50% of the food delivery market.

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Should You Buy This Latest Dip?

Concerns about a crisis with North Korea cooled over the weekend and that is all that the market needed to produce a gap-up open this morning.

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The Role Of Gold

 I’ve been a long time skeptic of gold and remain stubbornly bearish regarding its long term outlook.  To my mind the oft cited purposes that give it value are diminishing or gone; it’s use an alternate currency is quickly being replaced bitcoin; the ability to hedge against inflation has been…

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Pick Up Dominoes

Quick, name the best performing stocks over the past five years.  If you cited the usual suspects such as Facebook (FB) Amazon (AMZN) and Apple (AAPL) which had gained 325%, 310% and 85% respectively since 2012 you would be wrong. But one name that surprises most people when it appears…

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How to Hedge and Protect Your Portfolio

With the stock market seemingly to hit new all-time highs every other day. And the gains are coming in a grinding fashion causing volatility to sink to historically low levels.  Given this combination you’d think investors would be rejoicing.  But instead we’re getting a lot of questions about how protect…

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Time Is Square, Man

Time is a key component in an option’s valuation

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