secular bear market

How To Play Options In A Bear Market

Categories: Bear Market and Corrections

How To Play Options In A Bear Market

Question From A Reader On How To Play Options In A Bear Market Question From BP: Would you be looking at stocks you DON’T want to own in the Long Term for buying puts or selling calls?  Things like NFLX (Netflix) or LVS (Las Vegas Sands Corp (etc.) and stay away from the MSFT (Microsoft) and XOM (Exxon Mobil) type stocks of the world. Or do you just trade the ETF’s on the Indexes? My Answer Hi BP and thanks for your question. What you…

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Bear Market – Definition

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Bear Market – Definition

Bear Market Defined A bear market should never be confused with a correction. Corrections can be severe but bear markets are far worse. A bear market is a period in time when the price of securities fall. There is usually widespread pessimism and negative sentiment grows as the bear market lingers. Bear markets normally see enormous price drops and as prices fall, investors become even more pessimistic and normally end up selling stocks at even lower prices. Secular Bear Market A secular bear market is…

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