Investor Questions

Investors write in every day asking questions and looking for suggestions. Here are some of the profit and income as well as stock and option questions investors have asked.

Investor Questions: Repairing An Inheritance Of Target Stock (TGT)

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Investor Questions: Repairing An Inheritance Of Target Stock (TGT)

  Target stock (TGT) has definitely taken a beating along with most of the retail sector. Much of the blame can be placed with Amazon’s continuing encroachment on most retailers market share but at the same time stores like Target are also to blame for not competing strongly with Amazon, developing an online presence that is equally responsive to customer needs, contains a variety of product and has fast and inexpensive delivery methods. In short many retailers are not moving as fast as their customers…

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Investor Questions: When To Start a Rescue of an In The Money Naked Put Option

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Investor Questions: When To Start a Rescue of an In The Money Naked Put Option

Questions from an investor needed some answers on when to start a rescue strategy after a naked put position that was once out of the money, goes into the money as a stock declines. Let’s review the question and then look at some answers. Investor Questions Dear Teddi!I am a new member, admire your website. I have seen quite a few trading web sites. So far nobody stands even close in my humble opinion. If I may, I have a question. After selling naked put,…

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Investor Questions: Staying In Touch With Teddi

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Investor Questions: Staying In Touch With Teddi

I receive a lot of emails asking what is the best way to stay in touch with me. Investors want to get notifications of articles as fast as they are posted. Email Is Slow Those investors who sign up for email should be aware that email is the slowest method for receiving notifications of the latest posts. As well many mail servers slow my emails since I send so many out in a day. My email provider who specializes in sending large mail volumes advises…

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Investor Questions: Returns That Are Too Good To Be True – 8 Reasons Why

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Investor Questions: Returns That Are Too Good To Be True – 8 Reasons Why

Every once in a while, an investor will send me an email or post to the forum discussing their “aha” moment. That moment when they realize they could indeed become a very successful do-it-yourself investor. They are always surprised by the types of returns they are making, because they know that investing is like a grave yard filled with investors who have lost large quantities of hard-earned cash through trying a wide variety of methods. Whether on their own, through a financial planner, broker or…

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Investor Questions: Knowing When To Roll-Down or Get Out Of A Short Put Trade – Intel Stock

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Investor Questions: Knowing When To Roll-Down or Get Out Of A Short Put Trade – Intel Stock

Corrections and pullbacks are common in Bull Markets. The pullback on Tuesday March 21 saw my inbox flooded with questions for advice and suggestions on fixing trades. A lot of the questions were similar. Investors held on to short put option positions as the market fell apart. Many by the close of the day were down quite a long way. This article is longer than it was originally intended but it touches on key aspects of deciding when to roll-down or get out of a…

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Investor Questions: Repairing 50% Loss In VXX Trade

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Investor Questions: Repairing 50% Loss In VXX Trade

With the “Trump Rally” continuing to hold its gains a lot of investors who went short the rally are staring at some pretty big losses. An investor recently posted his dilemma with a VXX trade where he is holding 3600 shares at an average price of $33 and the VXX is presently (Mar 8 2017) trading for $17.00. Original Capital invested is $118,800.00 and the trade is down 50%. So should the investor take losses, get out and try to recover $57,600 in losses or…

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Investor Questions: Repairing Losing Ultra Short SDOW Trade To Profits In The Trump Rally – Mar 5 2017

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Investor Questions: Repairing Losing Ultra Short SDOW Trade To Profits In The Trump Rally – Mar 5 2017

When an investor decides that a bullish run in stocks is either overdone or could result in a snap pullback often they will judge the time as right to buy a protective product such as the SDOW Ultra Short Dow 30 ETF. This product attempts to provide results that are three times (3X) the daily performance of the Dow Jones Index. That means in theory that if the Dow Jones Index were to fall 1%, this ETF would rise 3%. If the Dow Jones rose…

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Investor Questions: Handling Non-Exercise Of A Super Charge Buy-Write Strategy Trade

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Investor Questions: Handling Non-Exercise Of A Super Charge Buy-Write Strategy Trade

The Super Charge Buy-Write Strategy trade aims for small profits on a consistent and repeated basis. It keeps capital in the market anywhere from a few hours to a couple of days. This aids in keeping my capital safe from the volatility often associated with the stock market itself. An investor asked some questions on how to handle a trade where the covered calls sold, are not exercised early and the investor ends up earning the dividend but still holding both the covered calls and…

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Questions On Managing Intraday Trading and Getting Best Option Pricing

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Questions On Managing Intraday Trading and Getting Best Option Pricing

Some questions from Denis over on the private members forum focused on how to handle intraday trading for entering and exiting trades quickly along with questions on how to get great option prices when trading. Here are some answers that should get him thinking about how to set up trading in his portfolio perhaps a little bit differently. Investor Questions: Teddi I read a prior paper on BB and had not thought about BB slope that you discuss there. I will look at that going…

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Questions On Delta Air Lines Stock Trade From Jan 11 2017 – Investor Questions

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Questions On Delta Air Lines Stock Trade From Jan 11 2017 – Investor Questions

Some days there are a lot of trades or events happening and that leads to quite a few articles being posted. When I post articles I do a quick spell check and then come back in the evening and review them, sometimes add additional content and look for errors to correct. However when I make a trade and fail to include some pertinent information, it can make it hard for a member to figure out what I am outlining. Today I did such a trade…

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Consider Bear Call Spreads For 2017 – Investor Questions

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Consider Bear Call Spreads For 2017 – Investor Questions

Over on the Members Forum, Denis asked a question which many investors may be trying to decide on, especially with the markets now at new heights and trading at multiples that are have stocks overvalued unless earnings can improve. Denis is wondering if now is the time to be considering bear call spreads. Understanding and Safely Using Bear Call Spreads The question from Denis is certainly timely. Here are his questions and some answers on understanding and safely using Bear Call Spreads to keep bringing…

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Covered Calls: Super Charge Buy-Write Strategy Trade Ideas For Dec 20 2016

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Covered Calls: Super Charge Buy-Write Strategy Trade Ideas For Dec 20 2016

Here are some of the Super Charge Buy-Write Strategy trade ideas for Tuesday Dec 20 2016. This article outlines the Super Charge Buy-Write Strategy and is a good starting place to understand this strategy. ….This Super Charge Buy-Write Strategy Article is for FullyInformed Members. Super Charge Buy-Write Strategy Trade Ideas For Dec 20 2016 FullyInformed Members can read this article through this link Members can sign in to the full members site here Non-members can join here or review the benefits of a membership  …

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Covered Calls: Super Charge Buy-Write Strategy Trade Ideas For Dec 19 2016

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Covered Calls: Super Charge Buy-Write Strategy Trade Ideas For Dec 19 2016

Here are some of the Super Charge Buy-Write Strategy trade ideas for Monday Dec 19. This article outlines the Super Charge Buy-Write Strategy and is a good starting place to understand this strategy. ….This Super Charge Buy-Write Strategy Article is for FullyInformed Members. Super Charge Buy-Write Strategy Trade Ideas For Dec 19 2016 FullyInformed Members can read this article through this link Members can sign in to the full members site here Non-members can join here or review the benefits of a membership   Internal…

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Investor Questions On Closing Early The Super Charge Buy-Write Strategy

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Investor Questions On Closing Early The Super Charge Buy-Write Strategy

The Super Charge Buy-Write Strategy this year has returned well over 20%. That’s impressive especially when investors consider that many of these trades are just a day long. This keeps capital working for the investor but keeps the risk to that capital minimized to very short periods of time. This helps protect capital from drops in the market or drops in individual stocks. This article outlines the Super Charge Buy-Write Strategy and is a good starting place to understand this strategy. Investor Questions: A recent…

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Tips On Receiving Alerts For Downgrades and Upgrades of Stocks – Investor Questions

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Tips On Receiving Alerts For Downgrades and Upgrades of Stocks – Investor Questions

Over on my Yahoo forum, a question was asked today regarding how to get alerts when a stock is downgraded or upgraded. Here is the question from the investor: Investor Questions: Subscription data service for upgrades/downgrades? Do any of you traders employ such a service? I would like to subscribe to one that tells me about downgrades as soon as, “the stuff hits the fan.” i have seen one advertised but don’t know anything about it. any of you have any experiences with any of…

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