Investing Strategies

VIX Index Strategy Up 135% – Preparing for Tue Sep 8 2020

VIX index Strategy Profiting From Fear
On Friday a number of trades were done in the VIX Index. This left the portfolio up 135% and left the portfolio with 6 open ...
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VIX Index Strategy Up 120% – Preparing for Mon Aug 31 2020

VIX index Strategy Profiting From Fear
On Thursday a trade was completed in the VIX Index. This left the portfolio up 120%. For Mon Aug 31 2020, I am expecting to ...
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Take Profits In Long Call or Convert To Stock? – Investor Questions – Aug 19 2020

Take Profits In Long Call or Convert To Stock? – Investor Questions – Aug 19 2020
On the members only forums an investor asked about converting a long call to stock or taking profits now. If the long call were to ...
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VIX Index Strategy Up 110% – Preparing for Fri Aug 14 2020

VIX index Strategy Profiting From Fear
On Thursday a new trade was done in the VIX Index strategy. For Fri Aug 14 2020, I am expecting to enter another trade. Here ...
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VIX Index Strategy Up 104% – Preparing for Fri Jul 24 2020

VIX index Strategy Profiting From Fear
The last couple of days allowed me to pick up shares of the VIX index. Thursday’s volatility jumped, allowing me to take some profits and ...
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VIX Index Strategy Starts July Up 98% – Preparing for Mon July 6 2020

VIX index Strategy Profiting From Fear
This year the high volatility has boosted the VIX Index Strategy trade to a gain of 98% with 6 months still left in the year ...
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Repairs Ideas In Advance Of Expiry For Constellation Brands Stock (STZ) Trade – Jun 15 2020

Repairs Ideas In Advance Of Expiry For Constellation Brands Stock (STZ) Trade - Jun 15 2020
On the members only forums a member asked out the trade done on June 5 in Constellation Brands Stock (STZ).  Let’s review some questions and ...
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VIX Index Strategy Up 54% – Update for Second Week of June 2020

VIX index Strategy Profiting From Fear
With the VIX Index up 54% as of the end of May, these are the latest updates for this strategy for the second week of ...
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Understanding The Long Put In A Credit Put Spread Part 1 – Investor Questions

Understanding The Long Put in a credit put spread - Part 1
On the members only forums a member asked some questions as he tries to get a better understanding of the value of using a long ...
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Safeguard Your Capital From Market Plunges With This Simple Strategy – May 24 2020

Safeguard Your Capital From Market Plunges With This Simple Strategy
The recent collapse of the markets caught many investors, both novice and pro, by surprise. Yet the warnings signs were clear, prior to the collapse ...
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Need Help Desperately – Bear Markets and Having A Plan – Investor Questions

Bear Markets and Having A Plan
Here is what I did with my weekend! I received an email a couple of weeks back with the subject line “Need Help Desperately”. That ...
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Repairing A Large Loss In Apple Stock Option Trade – Investor Questions

Repairing A Large Loss In Apple Stock Options
Among the dozens of emails received was this dilemma by an investor who jumped in and bought put options when Apple Stock was imploding back ...
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