Rescue Options Strategies

Rescue Deep In The Money Covered Calls

Rescue Strategy For In The Money Covered Calls On Long-Term Stock Position

Sometimes investors buy stock as a core position for long-term gains but they sell covered calls when they believe the stock has topped only to ...
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Rescue Strategy For Deep In The Money ABX Stock Naked Puts

Rescue Strategy For Deep In The Money ABX Stock Naked Puts

The recent plunge in gold has left a lot of investors holding naked puts on gold miners that ended up deep in the money. Recently ...
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Handling A Severe Stock Decline

Handling A Severe Decline Through Covered Calls, Naked Puts and Averaging Down

Recently an investor wrote me regarding SINA Stock. The stock since 2011 has collapsed almost 50% and continues in a bear market. SINA Corporation (SINA) ...
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Rescue Strategy On Unwanted Assigned Shares - Turn That Frown Upside Down

Rescue Strategy On Unwanted Assigned Shares – Turn That Frown Upside Down

Sometimes when I get assigned shares and I do not want them, I simply revert the entire trade back to the original trade. Let me ...
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Rescue Strategies Background For Barrick Stock Collapse (ABX)

Rescue Strategies Background For Barrick Stock Collapse (ABX)

I have received a lot of emails the past two weeks from investors caught in the downturn of ABX Stock. I thought a number of ...
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Aflac Stock - The Art of Rolling Naked Puts Down

Aflac Stock – The Art of Rolling Naked Puts Down

Aflac Stock continues the decline which started last week. I am holding naked puts at the $49, $48 and $47 naked put strikes. Back on ...
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Options Rescue Strategy Using History To Assist Rolling Puts Down

Options Rescue Strategy Using History To Assist Rolling Puts Down

Aflac stock continues to perform well and the recent downturn seems to have ended, at least for now. On Friday I bought to close my ...
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Rescue Strategy On Naked Calls For Naked Puts - CLF Stock Update

Rescue Strategy On Naked Calls For Naked Puts – CLF Stock Update

The collapse this morning of CLF Stock (Cliffs Natural Resources Stock) on the downgrade by Morgan Stanley shows I believe the need for protection in ...
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Rescue Strategy - Using Naked Calls To Rescue Drowning Naked Puts

Rescue Strategy – Using Naked Calls To Rescue Drowning Naked Puts

Once in a while a stock falls so quickly that investors who have sold naked puts don't have the chance to buy them back and ...
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AFLAC Stock - Decision-Making Process For Rolling In The Money Options

AFLAC Stock – Decision-Making Process For Rolling In The Money Options

Previously I had indicated that I was selling puts on Aflac Stock at the $50 strike. If you review the Aflac Trades so far this ...
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Managing Risk and Profits when Put Selling In The Money Options

Managing Risk and Profits when Put Selling In The Money Options

Selling in the money put options for income generates enormous returns that far exceed selling out of the money puts. Throughout January 2013 for example, ...
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Rolling In The Money Naked Puts On The Same Day For Optimum Put Premiums

Rolling In The Money Naked Puts On The Same Day For Optimum Put Premiums

My strategy of Put Selling differs from some investors in that I pick stocks I would own and continually look for weak points or dips ...
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Deep In The Money Covered Calls Can Save Your Capital

Deep In The Money Covered Calls Can Save Your Capital

One of the most difficult things for an investor is putting in place protection during a downturn, whether it be a full-blown market panic or ...
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Intel Stock Handling The Decline With Covered Calls and Naked Puts

Intel Stock Handling The Decline With Covered Calls and Naked Puts

Intel Stock is on a lot of people's radar lately. Now setting new 52 week lows investors are fretting that Intel Stock has further to ...
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Rescue Deep In The Money Naked Puts With Staggered Covered Calls Strategy

Rescue Deep In The Money Naked Puts With Staggered Covered Calls Strategy

This is the second article looking at a possible rescue strategy for an investor who recently wrote to me wondering if I had any ideas ...
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Rescue Deep In The Money Naked Puts With The Rolling Into Covered Calls Strategy

Rescue Deep In The Money Naked Puts With The Rolling Into Covered Calls Strategy

There are many covered calls strategies that an investor can engage in. One of the more unique ones is rolling into a covered calls positions ...
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