Rescue Options Strategies

Investor Questions - Rolling Credit Spreads

Struggling To Grow A Small Portfolio In A Correction – Investor Questions – Dec 9 2018

Earning income and growing a portfolio when a market is rising is much easier than in a market that is in a correction or on ...
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Investor Questions - Rolling Credit Spreads

Repair Of Stock Overload – Investor Questions On Manulife Stock (MFC) – Nov 29 2018

Many times investors find that they end up with the possibility of owning more shares in a stock than they would like should short put ...
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Avoid Margin Calls

Avoid Margin Calls and Repair Steep Losses In A Downturn – Investor Questions

The use of margin can be a difficult aspect of investing for many people. During a correction in particular, investors find as stocks fall they ...
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Teach The Bear New Tricks

Teach The Bear Some New Tricks – Profiting From Market Collapses – Become A Better Investor

With the stock market still in correction, many investors find the continual volatility and plunges hard to "stomach". When a market is moving higher, selling ...
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Caterpillar Stock CAT

Investor Questions On Repairing Caterpillar Stock (CAT) Trade Caught In The Plunge – Oct 24 2018

Caterpillar stock (CAT) continued its decline today, down another 5.5% to close at $112.34. The stock has a high of $173.24 so the loss so ...
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Caterpillar Stock CAT

Rolling Caterpillar Stock (CAT) Trade Caught Deep In The Money – Oct 19 2018

Further to last night's article outlining some trade strategies to try to work toward a repair of Caterpillar short put contracts, here are the trades ...
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Do The Switch

5 Key Tips For A Market Meltdown – TIP 5: Do The Switch – Become A Better Investor – Oct 10 2018

Tip number five is straight forward and fairly easy to implement. It is a strategy taught to me again by my mentor who at times ...
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Power of leaps

5 Key Tips For A Market Meltdown – TIP 3: Power Of Leaps – Become A Better Investor – Oct 10 2018

Tip number three can be quite advantageous in a downturn. Tips number three looks at using leap positions to also work toward reducing capital at ...
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Reduce Exposure

5 Key Tips For A Market Meltdown – TIP 2: Reduce Exposure – Become A Better Investor – Oct 10 2018

Among the 5 key tips I am presenting is Tip number two, the importance of reducing exposure and protecting capital at risk in trades. TIP ...
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Lock In Profits

5 Key Tips For A Market Meltdown – TIP 1: Lock In Profits – Become A Better Investor – Oct 10 2018

In a big down day as we experienced today, Oct 10 2018, it is often difficult for many investors to react. Instead stocks falls and ...
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Reducing Risk When Rolling Options

Reducing Risk When Rolling Options – Become A Better Investor – Oct 8 2018

The problem in a correction, big or small, is knowing when it is best to roll out of a trade that has ended up in-the-money ...
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Molson Coors Brewing Stock (TAP) Rescue Strategy

More Repairs for Unwanted Assigned Shares In A Collapsed Stock – Molson Coors Brewing Stock (TAP) – Oct 2 2018

A couple of weeks ago Amy was wondering about handling her shares of Molson Coors Brewing Stock (TAP) which had been assigned to her in ...
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importance of closing short options early

The Importance Of Closing Short Options Early – Become A Better Investor – Sep 18 2018

This evening I received an email from a member, John, discussing the importance of closing short option positions before they expire. I cannot stress enough ...
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Molson Coors Brewing Stock (TAP) Rescue Strategy

Repair Strategies For Unwanted Assigned Shares In A Collapsed Stock – Molson Coors Brewing Stock (TAP) – Sep 18 2018

On the members forum, Amy has asked for some ideas for stock that was assigned to her months ago in Molson Coors Brewing Stock (TAP) ...
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Nucor Stock

Nucor Stock – Quick Repair To In-The-Money Naked Puts – Aug 3 2018

On July 24 I wrote about selling put options in Nucor Stock. The trade idea was to sell the $66 put strike for 31 cents ...
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Rescue Strategies Altria Stock

5 Rescue Ideas For Repairing A Stock Trade In Altria Group Stock (MO) – Investor Questions

Another question from a member on Altria Stock (MO). As investors know, Altria Group Stock (MO) is down to $55.69 as of May 2. An ...
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