Options Strategies

When a trading strategy requires the use of options, it’s very important to understand how option prices will react to changes in the underlying security. At first glance, option pricing can appear relatively simple. The price of a call option increases as the underlying stock (or ETF) goes up, and… Read More

For 41 weeks in a row, the options trades I’ve recommended to my Income Trader readers have been profitable. And on average, my readers are collecting 7.5% Instant Income every 48 days. And so far, we’re 33 for 33 when it comes to closed trades. How am I doing it?… Read More

For 41 weeks in a row, the options trades I’ve recommended to my Income Trader readers have been profitable. And on average, my readers are collecting 7.5% Instant Income every 48 days. And so far, we’re 33 for 33 when it comes to closed trades. How am I doing it?… Read More

Selling puts in your investment account can be a tremendous strategy for generating reliable income, while taking on less risk than more traditional income strategies like buying and holding dividend stocks. The trading approach is made possible by selling a put option to speculators who either: 1. Think that the… Read More

Selling puts in your investment account can be a tremendous strategy for generating reliable income, while taking on less risk than more traditional income strategies like buying and holding dividend stocks. The trading approach is made possible by selling a put option to speculators who either: 1. Think that the… Read More

We recently discussed how to calculate the rate of return for our put selling trades. No discussion of possible returns is worthwhile without looking at the potential risk we are undertaking. So today, I want to discuss how to evaluate the underlying risk in a put selling trade, which will… Read More

We recently discussed how to calculate the rate of return for our put selling trades. No discussion of possible returns is worthwhile without looking at the potential risk we are undertaking. So today, I want to discuss how to evaluate the underlying risk in a put selling trade, which will… Read More