How to Triple Your Profits Trading GM

General Motors has had a recent bit of publicity and anytime a stock is in the news, that means it is more in play with both institutional and retail traders — and maybe even the president, who seems to have a lot of opinions on the matter. After hitting a recent high Monday, GM stock is still up more than 12 percent over the past month. Could this be the start of a rally on the back of $6 billion in cost savings from staff reductions and plant closures? After looking at the options on GM, it is apparent there is an opportunity to profit several different ways. First, the… Read More

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Uhl: ‘Controversial’ Alternatives to Trading Earnings

Earnings are typically an amazing time to sell elevated levels of premium in options. The uncertainty that surrounds an earnings announcement will cause the market makers to pump up the options pricing months in advance and, with the more recent broad market volatility, it is juicing up the prices as if they were getting ready to jump on a bodybuilding stage. If you’ve been around options trading for a while you know the typical way to trade earnings is to sell out-of-the-money options and basically create iron condors, short strangles and straddles. The thought behind this is that the expected move, which can be found by taking 85 percent of… Read More

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Read This Before Trading Earnings This Season October 22, 2018 at 09:17AM

Read This Before Trading Earnings This Season Read This Before Trading Earnings This Season Read This Before Trading Earnings This Season Upgrade to Platinum Membership to get INSTANT trade alerts, live portfolio access and much more! Click Here to start your FREE TRIAL… If you’ve been around options trading for a while you would know that the typical way to trade earnings is to sell out of the money options and basically create an iron condor or a short straddle or strangle. I found two different ways that still have been able to profit even though they are the untraditional way of trading earnings. Continue Reading… You Need a Broker… Read More

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Read This Before Trading Earnings This Season October 22, 2018 at 09:17AM

Read This Before Trading Earnings This Season Read This Before Trading Earnings This Season Read This Before Trading Earnings This Season Upgrade to Platinum Membership to get INSTANT trade alerts, live portfolio access and much more! Click Here to start your FREE TRIAL… If you’ve been around options trading for a while you would know that the typical way to trade earnings is to sell out of the money options and basically create an iron condor or a short straddle or strangle. I found two different ways that still have been able to profit even though they are the untraditional way of trading earnings. Continue Reading… You Need a Broker… Read More

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Earnings Trade Alternatives

Earnings Trade Alternatives Earnings are typically an amazing time to sell elevated levels of premium in options. The uncertainty that surrounds an earnings announcement will cause the market makers to pump up the options pricing months in advance, and with the more recent broad market volatility, it is juicing up the prices as if they were getting ready to jump on a bodybuilding stage. If you’ve been around options trading for a while you would know that the typical way to trade earnings is to sell out of the money options and basically create iron condors, short strangles and straddles. The thought behind this is that the expected move, which… Read More

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