Rolling Options

Rolling options, puts or calls whether covered or uncovered can result in significant profits and protection is done properly.

Trade Alert – DuPont Stock (DD) for Apr 23 2015 – Covered Calls

Categories: Dupont Stock (DD), Stock And Option

Trade Alert – DuPont Stock (DD) for Apr 23 2015 – Covered Calls

DuPont Stock is being consistently traded this year and more aggressively. The weakness in the stock continues to provide exceptional trade potential and returns. Yesterday I entered into two different trades within the stock and outlined my plans for today and Friday. Yesterday I explained that after ……….. the rest of this article is for FullyInformed USA Members. This article outlines the management of the ongoing trade in DuPont Stock which commenced April 22 2015. DuPont Stock Trade Alert – Apr 23 2015 FullyInformed USA…

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Trade Alerts – DuPont Stock (DD) for Apr 22 2015 – Keep It On The Radar

Categories: Dupont Stock (DD), Stock And Option

Trade Alerts – DuPont Stock (DD) for Apr 22 2015 – Keep It On The Radar

DuPont Stock is one terrific company for my methods of investing. The returns continue to mount within the DuPont trades as I continue to aim for a minimum of 12% annual return this year. DuPont Stock is one of the stocks I have commented on recently and have been watching for a push to take out the Lower Bollinger Band. I did two trades this morning but I think this stock should be kept on the radar as better opportunities may just lie ahead this…

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Trade Alert – DuPont Stock (DD) for Mar 26 2015

Categories: Dupont Stock (DD), Stock And Option

Trade Alert – DuPont Stock (DD) for Mar 26 2015

One stock I have written about for the past couple of weeks is DuPont Stock. Here is the latest trade alert for the stock. This is a FullyInformed USA Members trade alert for DuPont Stock. DuPont Stock Trade Alert – Mar 26 2015 FullyInformed USA Members can directly access this DuPont Stock trade alert through this link or Members can login here. Non-members can join here or read about the benefits of a membership. Internal Stock and Option Trades Links Portfolio Listing by Years My…

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Visa Stock Credit Put Spread Rescue Investor Questions

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Visa Stock Credit Put Spread Rescue Investor Questions

The latest correction in stocks has caught a lot of investors off guard. When holding naked puts, often the first line of defense is a roll down as stock valuations fall and place naked puts in the money. For those with credit put spreads often the fall of a stock can make rolling down more difficult if investors who sell credit spreads have sold more put credit spreads than they would normally have capital available to actually cover. The dollar return or actual income earned…

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Profits and Protection Through The Put Selling Ladder Strategy

Categories: Profit And Income Strategies, Selling Put Options, Yum Stock (YUM)

Profits and Protection Through The Put Selling Ladder Strategy

When I first developed the Put Selling ladder strategy it seemed simple in its concept. The more I developed the strategy however I realized that this strategy had enormous potential for more than just profits. The 5 Values Of The Put Selling Ladder Strategy The Put Selling ladder strategy is one of those unique strategies that offers profits both short-term and long-term. It offers extreme flexibility in more ways that I ever realized. It provides solid protection which is one of the most important aspects…

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Understanding Rolling In The Money Options For Additional Profits and Protection

Categories: Profit And Income Strategies, Yum Stock (YUM)

Understanding Rolling In The Money Options For Additional Profits and Protection

On March 27 YUM Stock plunged after announcing changes to their China KFC division. Those changes included menu updates and a revamping of a number of key aspects of the China KFC restaurant chain. I had expected investors would react favorable but instead they sold off shares, plunging the stock down to support at $72.50. For a few minutes the stock fell through support before quickly recovering. The rest of the day the stock tried to recover. On Friday the stock shot back up recovering…

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Gilead Sciences Stock (GILD) Is It Over or Undervalued – Investor Questions

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Gilead Sciences Stock (GILD) Is It Over or Undervalued – Investor Questions

Once in a while an interesting stock appears when an investor writes in. The most recent question came from an investor interested in Gilead Sciences Stock which trades under the symbol GILD on the NASDAQ. Gilead Sciencesis a research-based biopharmaceutical company that discovers, develops and commercializes medicines with a primary focus on human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)/AIDS, liver diseases, such as hepatitis B and C and cardiovascular/metabolic and respiratory conditions. They operate in North America, Europe and Asia Pacific with sales of $11.2 billion. They are…

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Target Stock – Understanding Rolling ITM Naked Puts and Closing Naked Puts Early For Optimum Return

, Categories: Investor Questions, Target Stock (TGT)

Target Stock – Understanding Rolling ITM Naked Puts and Closing Naked Puts Early For Optimum Return

2013 was an easy year for selling puts against Target Stock and there was one stock trade. By the year-end the return was 24.7%. This year though retail stocks look weak and the credit card debacle certainly has hurt Target stock. Meanwhile though I have continued with my strategy of selling naked puts. An investor wrote in recently to ask about his position. Let’s take a look at his Target Stock position and then explain what I think would have been strategy to employ. Investor…

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Short-term or Long-term Option Selling – Understanding Risk and Return – Investor Question

Categories: Investor Questions, Profit And Income Strategies

Short-term or Long-term Option Selling – Understanding Risk and Return – Investor Question

On my Yahoo options forum recently a discussion focused on an investor wondering why those who sell put strikes would choose what looks like a riskier put strike that expires in two weeks versus selecting a further out of the money put strike which pays more and has over two months to expiry. It would appear that the less riskier trade is taking the two month out trade. The answer though comes down to understanding risk to capital versus the reward to a portfolio. Let’s…

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Apple Stock Biweekly Put Selling Strategy and The Minis – Investor Questions

Categories: Apple Stock (AAPL), Investor Questions, Selling Put Options

Apple Stock Biweekly Put Selling Strategy and The Minis – Investor Questions

An investor emailed recently regarding some questions on the Apple Stock biweekly Put Selling strategy. He has been selling the mini options and doing well but was wondering about size limits, handling crashes or a bear market and spreading the trades across more than one account. Let’s review his question and then consider some answers. (I have edited some of his question) Investor Questions: I have been trading the apple biweekly Put Selling strategy with mini options and doing well.  I really want to go…

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Apple Stock Biweekly Put Selling Trade Update – Rolling Down Naked Puts – Decision-Making Process

Categories: Apple Stock (AAPL), Selling Put Options

Apple Stock Biweekly Put Selling Trade Update – Rolling Down Naked Puts – Decision-Making Process

This is a Trade Alert and strategy update for my Apple Stock Biweekly Put Selling Strategy for FullyInformed Members. Apple Stock trading symbol is AAPL. Apple Stock trades on the NASDAQ. The last trade I did in Apple Stock for 2013 was on December 23 when I sold two different put strikes. Apple was being promoted by both Icahn and CEO Tim Cook and it looked like a rally was about to push the stock back up. Unfortunately the rally fizzled after just 2 days…

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DuPont Stock Trade Idea June 19 2013

Categories: Dupont Stock (DD), Stock And Option

DuPont Stock Trade Idea June 19 2013

As regular readers know, I have been in and out of DuPont Stock many times over the past several years and often in 2013. It has been a highly profitable stock to be selling options against. DuPont Stock trade symbol is DD. This is a FullyInformed Members trade idea article on DuPont Stock. I mentioned DuPont Stock yesterday in my intraday market direction comments along with several other stocks. There are some excellent opportunities available including in DuPont Stock despite whatever the Fed decides this…

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DuPont Stock Trade Alert June 14 2013

Categories: Dupont Stock (DD), Stock And Option

DuPont Stock Trade Alert June 14 2013

This is a trade alert for FullyInformed Members. As members know I have been Put Selling against DuPont Stock throughout 2012 and now into 2013. This range bound stock has made for some very good Put Selling returns. Here is today’s DuPont Stock Trade Alert. FullyInformed Members can directly access this trade alert article through this link or Members can login here. Non-members can join here. Internal Stock and Option Trades Links Portfolio Listing by Years My Principal Stocks Index Trade Ideas for Members Trade…

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DuPont Stock Put Selling Trade Idea

Categories: Dupont Stock (DD), Stock And Option

DuPont Stock Put Selling Trade Idea

As regular readers know, put selling is my favorite investing strategy. Back in December 2012 Dupont Stock was trading between $43 to $44 and I was rolling my naked puts forward as I felt Dupont Stock had ore upside potential than downside. Indeed today Dupont Stock is trading above $55 and yet I am still continuing to sell naked puts against it. This is a Fullyinformed Members Trade Idea article on Dupont Stock. With Dupont Stock now appearing ready to possibly change direction again, here…

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Exxon Stock Trade Idea For Third Week of April 2013

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Exxon Stock Trade Idea For Third Week of April 2013

Exxon Stock remains highly volatile and I have had some excellent trades these past three months. Exxon Stock trades on New York under the symbol XOM. XOM Stock is a member of the DOW 30. As next week approaches my $87.50 and $85 puts for April 20 look set to expire. I am probably going to close my April 20 $85 puts as soon as they fall below 5 cents which I expect on Monday as I am hoping to sell puts on the 18MAR13…

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