OAP 082: [Case Study] How We Cut The Loss On This Bear Call Credit Spread By 37%

We can’t control the stock market – yet many of you try to will or hope stocks to move up or down as needed for your position to make money. Eventually, you’ll come to realize that it’s an impossible dream and the harsh reality of transiting from novice to professional investor requires a more consistent…

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How to Short Bonds With Options (Live Example)

Shorting bonds: In tonight’s video, we’re going to go over all the trades that we had for Friday, November 6. There was just one, single trade we had today on Friday, and that’s a new opening trade in TLT. Not an earnings trade actually, just a regular bearish trade that we’re making in bonds. The reason…

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Large Iron Condor Position In Panera Bread Stock

Iron condor: In tonight’s video, we’re going to go over all the trades that we made on Tuesday, October 27th. The first two trades that we’re going to talk about are our closing trades in Coach and BABA. I get a lot of emails from people, sometimes they get our alerts and then they can’t enter…

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IBM Option Trade Example – Strangle Strategy

Strangle: In tonight’s video update, we’re going to go over just the one trade that we had on Monday, October 19th. All we did today was enter earnings strangle on IBM. Although some of the other trades that we had sent out in the earnings watch looked like okay trades, we just really didn’t like the…

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Hedging An Inverted Straddle Option Trade

Straddle: In this video update, we’re going to cover all the trades that we made for Thursday, October 22nd. Sorry for the later video, we are just out with family at a local high school volleyball game. It was the championship for the district. My brother-in-law is one of the coaches. They won, which is great.…

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Closing Out MON for Big Loss

Option trading loss: In tonight’s video, we’re going to go over all the trades that we entered on Tuesday, October 6th. I think today was a pretty good day. We had a little bit of everything so a little variety, some closing trades, a couple opening trades and an adjustment. I actually want to start off…

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3 New Earnings Trades CMG, YHOO, CREE

Earnings trades: In tonight’s video update, we’re going to go over all of the trades that we made on Tuesday, October 20th. Real quickly, we went ahead and closed out of just the put side on our IBM’s earning trade for $20 loss. This was a stock that went almost right to the edge when the…

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OAP 081: Why More Fundamental Investors Should Trade Options & The Netflix Effect

Fundamental investors are like the wooly mammoth; big, strong, powerful, yet destined to become extinct in the future. And while there is absolutely nothing wrong with the core beliefs and activities of fundamental investors, I just personally believe that the same passion and hard work could be applied to the options market with much better…

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MU Opening Earnings Option Trade

Earnings options trades: In this video, we’re going to over the earnings trade that we did have for October 1st. This is a trade that we had been eyeing for the last week and this week. We let our members know earlier today that we are going to be doing something in MU today. We ended…

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Quick Profit On WYNN Earnings Trade

Earnings trade: This is the video update to cover the trades that we had on both Thursday and Friday of last week. Which would be the 15th and the 16th of last week. This is actually being recorded on the 18th. Since we only had one trade on Friday I kind of wrapped all these into…

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