Seagate Stock (STX)

Trade Alert As Seagate Stock Tumbles – Oct 16 2015

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Trade Alert As Seagate Stock Tumbles – Oct 16 2015

The tumble in Seagate Stock is somewhat stunning considering the loss of value. I believe it is overdone but there is never any point in fighting the emotions of investors who are obviously bailing on the stock. At present levels and with put premiums so high, it makes sense to consider setting up some trades. Here are the trades I entered today in Seagate Stock. This is a trade alert on Seagate Stock trades for FullyInformed Members. Seagate Stock Trade Alert FullyInformed Members can read…

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Trade Alert and Update – Seagate Stock Breaks To New Low – June 26 2015

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Trade Alert and Update – Seagate Stock Breaks To New Low – June 26 2015

Just a few days ago I wrote about an upcoming trade I was planning on Seagate Stock. I wrote that there was no rush as the stock was under pressure. Indeed today Seagate stock broke through long-term support and set a new 52 week low before bouncing. I entered one trade and have offers in on others.  When a stock I follow sets a new 52 week low, here is what I look at to determine what I should be doing next to keep my…

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Upcoming Trade Alert – Seagate Stock (STX) for Jun 23 2015

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Upcoming Trade Alert – Seagate Stock (STX) for Jun 23 2015

With the overall market indexes moving higher it is interesting how many stocks are not following that trend. One stock not following the trend higher and dropping this morning is Seagate Stock. Seagate Stock is one stock I have traded on and off for a number of years. I keep it on my radar for those times when an interesting  trade opportunity appears. While many investors feel the better company to be trading in is Western Digital, I disagree. I prefer the statistics from Seagate…

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Trade Alert and Update – Roll Out Or Assignment – What To Do – Seagate Stock Mar 20 2015

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Trade Alert and Update – Roll Out Or Assignment – What To Do – Seagate Stock Mar 20 2015

With three active trades in Seagate Stock, two of them are in the money as options expire today, March 20 2015. Here is a look at how I handled the two trades that are in the money. I have included my outlook for the stock short-term. When I place capital at risk in trade, I already have repair and rescue strategies selected in the event that they are needed. This is a good example of why having a rescue plan in advance of placing the…

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Trade Alert – What’s Up With Seagate Stock (STX) – Trading The Sell-Off – Feb 25 2015

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Trade Alert – What’s Up With Seagate Stock (STX) – Trading The Sell-Off – Feb 25 2015

Put buying is increasing in Seagate Stock with more than 6,000 March 6 puts sold on Tuesday for $1.13 to $1.55. One large group was done at $1.37 for 5,162 puts. Interest has increased more than 200% over normal volumes. The drop in the stock may also have something to do with CEO Stephen Luczo selling of  50,000 shares on Monday at an average price of $61.87. This reduced significantly the number of shares the CEO holds to 112,130. For a lot of investors, that…

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Seagate Stock (STX) Trades For 2015 Update – Feb 25 2015

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Seagate Stock (STX) Trades For 2015 Update – Feb 25 2015

Seagate stock entered my online portfolio in January 2014. Last year the stock returned just over 17% by the end of the year. So far this year trades are up 6% so that’s a fairly good start for just two months. However recently the stock has had trouble keeping momentum up for the stock. Each pullback does result in a rally but each rally tends to see a lower high. This bears watching. Seagate Stock Trade Ended There aretwo trades that are active in Seagate…

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Trade Alert – Seagate Stock (STX) Drop Starts A New Trade Position – Feb 24 2015

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Trade Alert – Seagate Stock (STX) Drop Starts A New Trade Position – Feb 24 2015

I started trading in Seagate stock in 2014. The year returned about 15% in what was primarily very straight forward and easy trades, The recent plunge in the stock has opened up new opportunities for my portfolio. Here is the trade done today, Feb 24 2015. This is a trade alert on Seagate Stock for FullyInformed USA Members. Seagate Stock Trade Alert FullyInformed USA Members can read the rest of this Seagate Stock trade alert by logging in directly through this link or members can…

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Seagate Stock (STX) Trades For 2014 Update – Oct 27 2014

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Seagate Stock (STX) Trades For 2014 Update – Oct 27 2014

So far in 2014 Seagate trades have returned 28% against current capital at risk. Seagate stock is up over 1% today as earnings came in 8.5 percent higher in its latest quarterly revenue. Seagate is finding demand for its personal computer and cloud storage products continuing to climb. One of the world’s largest providers of digital storage, I have found Seagate Stock to excel for my type of option selling investing. Seagate Stock 12 Month Chart You can see in the 12 month chart below…

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Roll Down Of Covered Calls – Seagate Stock (STX) Trades For 2014 Update – Oct 13 2014

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Roll Down Of Covered Calls – Seagate Stock (STX) Trades For 2014 Update – Oct 13 2014

Seagate stock (STX) has exceptional option premiums but the stock is declining at present along with much of the NASDAQ. I had naked puts expire on Friday which I had sold for Oct 10 expiry at the $54 put strike. However while the stock did close at $54.94, it also fell $1.29 which meant my covered calls which were for Oct 18 expiry at $56 had to be rolled lower. Here is the latest trade update in Seagate Stock which shows the roll down of…

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Seagate Stock (STX) Trades For 2014 Update – Oct 5 2014

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Seagate Stock (STX) Trades For 2014 Update – Oct 5 2014

I traded Seagate Stock a number of times in 2013, but in 2014 I have traded Seagate Stock far more frequently. This is the latest update for trades done in 2014. At present shares were assigned on October 3. By reviewing all the trades for 2014 investors are better able to understand the use of options in generating significant income while at the same time working toward protection the capital in use from loss. The assignment of shares is not uncommon, particularly in more volatile…

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Seagate Stock (STX) Trade Alert for Sept 5 2014

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Seagate Stock (STX) Trade Alert for Sept 5 2014

As explained in my Seagate Stock trade ideas article yesterday, I like the technical outlook for Seagate Stock at the present time. Seagate stock is not a stock I trade in all the time. While earnings are good and it has a solid product line-up I prefer to only be trading in the stock at what I consider to be the most opportune time. This is a trade alert following yesterday’s outline of the strategy for Seagate Stock trades going forward. The rest of this…

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Put Selling and Trade Ideas for Seagate Stock for Sept 5 2014

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Put Selling and Trade Ideas for Seagate Stock for Sept 5 2014

Seagate Stock is one stock I have traded on and off for a number of years. I keep it on my radar for those times when an interesting and easier trade comes up. Seagate stock continues in an uptrend setting new highs throughout the past 6 months. What I like at this time is the stock being under pressure but still caught in an uptrend. This sets up a decent trade which is far enough out of the money to allow for a reasonably good…

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Seagate Stock (STX) VS Western Digital Stock – Put Selling A Declining Stock For Larger Premiums

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Seagate Stock (STX) VS Western Digital Stock – Put Selling A Declining Stock For Larger Premiums

A stock that did well for my portfolio for quite a while last year was Seagate Technology. They trade under the symbol STX. Seagate goes head to head with Western Digital. (WDC). I prefer Seagate though as it trades at a lower Price to Earnings coming in at 11.2 times versus WDC at 20.18 times. Seagate also highest a gross profit margin almost equal to Western Digital at 27.56%, but it’s overall profit margin is 11.59% versus 6.86% for Western Digital. The return on investment…

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Put Selling Seagate Stock (STX) Needs A Strategy For Profits

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Put Selling Seagate Stock (STX) Needs A Strategy For Profits

Put Selling against some stocks can bring large rewards even in a low volatility environment such as at present. While many investors who love Put Selling are having trouble bringing in decent returns, the key is to look for those stocks that are strong enough to not end up putting your naked puts into assignment and if by chance they do, strong enough to recover and allow you to get out of your positions. It seems like a tall order at times but one of…

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Put Selling Strategy On Seagate Stock For March 4 2013

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Put Selling Strategy On Seagate Stock For March 4 2013

Seagate Stock has been a nice performer for Put Selling since November. This year I have had a lot of profit Put Selling the stock and another trade looks ready for those who missed the downturn on Feb 26. Seagate Stock symbol is STX. On Feb 26 Seagate stock fell back to a low of $30.26 and I sold the March 16 $30 puts, but the bounce back has not been strong and yet the stock continues to exhibit a lot of strength at the…

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