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CAT Stock – The Strategy Of Rolling Covered Calls Down

, Categories: Bear Market and Corrections, Caterpillar Stock (CAT), Covered Calls, Profit And Income Strategies

CAT Stock – The Strategy Of Rolling Covered Calls Down

CAT stock (Caterpillar) was a favorite stock of a friend of mine for several years. In January 2008 my friend invested in Cat stock and sold covered calls. Her plan was to earn the dividend and she wondered if I could help create a strategy of earning more than the dividend and protecting her position in Cat Stock. My friend lives in Canada and as the capital was in her retirement account, Canadian laws do not allow for the selling of options without the underlying…

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CVX Stock – Rescuing In The Money Puts

, , Categories: Bear Market and Corrections, Chevron Stock (CVX), Selling Put Options

CVX Stock – Rescuing In The Money Puts

Chevron Stock – Reader Question On His In The Money Puts Recently I received a question from a reader about Chevron stock (CVX stock) . I have edited his email and my answer to include it on my site as I felt it would be of interest to others when assessing their own situations when sold puts end up in the money. Often when investors sell out of the money puts and the puts fall in the money, it becomes difficult to decide what strategy…

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Illinois Tool Works Stock – Getting A Better Dividend

, Categories: Bear Market and Corrections, Dividend Investment

Illinois Tool Works Stock – Getting A Better Dividend

Illinois Tool Works Stock Option Trade How can a company like Illinois Tool Works Stock (symbol ITW) aid investors who are seeking better returns than money market rates or certificates of deposit (or in Canada – Guaranteed Investment Certificates) while having some comfort that their hard-earned capital won’t be lost in a stock market meltdown? Since the end of 2008, the Federal Reserve is penalizing savers. It has become the third year of basically minimal returns for keeping your capital safe. By now savers are…

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