When To Use Combination Trades

There are really only four basic things that can be done in the options world: A trader can buy or sell a call or a put. All of the complex option positions out there with the funny names are simply combinations of the above. One thing to keep in mind…

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How Bullish Spread is Playing Sarepta

Sarepta Therapeutics tripled yesterday, and traders anticipate another 50 percent of upside.

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Three-way spread in American Eagle

A long-term spread tops the option trading in American Eagle Outfitters as its shares hold support.

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Bull fashions a trade in Abercrombie

Abercrombie & Fitch has been trying to bottom, and one investor expects a rally soon.

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Stock Market Forecast: GOOG, AAPL, AMZN

In this week’s stock market forecast, we will look at our stocks to watch such as Amazon (AMZN), Autozone (AZO), Apple (AAPL), ISRG, Google (GOOG), Priceline (PCLN), Green Mountain Coffee and WW Grainger. Looking for entries and trend with the overall stock market forecast, can be a powerful trading tool….

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Long-Term Bearish Strategy In Newmont

A trader is using long-term options to play Newmont Mining instead of taking a direct position in the stock.

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Financial Index Attracts Nervous Trade

Traders are getting nervous about financials as the market continues to struggle.

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How Long-Term Trade Is Playing Silver

The iShares Silver Fund is just off its six-month high reached last week, but a long-term option trade is anticipating a decline.

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Major Confidence Vote in Kinder Morgan

One investor apparently thinks that Kinder Morgan is a solid bet at current levels.

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Cramer: A Confusingly Bullish Session

It’s hard to be all that negative when there are so many leaders from so many groups right in front of us.

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Be Careful Not To Overdo Your Hedges

One thing that you never want to do with any protective strategies is expose yourself to even more risk through your hedges. This may sound simplistic and obvious, but it is not.

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Trader Looks For Big Move In Comcast

Comcast has climbed to a 12-year high, and now one large trade is looking for a spike in either direction. CMCSA rose 0.14 percent on Friday to close at $35.34, off its session high of $35.45. The only other time that the media giant was above $35 was a very…

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