The selling at the open this morning on both the TSX and the SPX was showing signs of panic selling. While there was a rally attempt which certainly did not last, one of the interesting events today is the selling of the Canadian Bank Stocks.
This in my opinion is a chance to watch for opportunities to roll down covered calls further while also looking for opportunities to sell some puts far out of the money and possibly into January.
Here is a strategy I have used many times when volatility rises such as it did in 2012 and 2011, let alone the bear markets of 2008 to 2009. This strategy takes advantage of high volatility to set up a trade which can be rolled month after month.
Royal Bank Stock Strategy For High Volatility Investing
This strategy is for FullyInformed Members.
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