Articles by Category: Options


Death by Amazon

Death by Amazon

I am particularly frustrated/aggravated/flummoxed/bewildered — in fact, to keep it topical, I would go so far as to say I feel beleaguered — by the phenomenon known as the “Amazon effect.” You know, the beating any company takes any time...
How to Pick the Perfect Income Stock

How to Pick the Perfect Income Stock

Is is time to rethink your income investing strategies? I get quite a few emails from options sellers; here’s one of the most common: “The premiums on this stock look great. What do you think of the company?” That’s what I call “premium chasing,” and it’s...
Can You Overcome This Profit Killer?

Can You Overcome This Profit Killer?

If you don’t kick this profit killer out of your portfolio, your trades won’t meet your expectations… Last winter, traders from around the country headed to sunny Orlando for the Investor’s Blueprint Live 2017 conference. Among other things, they came to...
Why You Should Sell Covered Calls

Why You Should Sell Covered Calls

Everyone likes to win more than lose… and this tactic that can help you generate positive returns on 80% of your trades, so get used to winning.   Winning gives you confidence and helps you maintain your convictions, even when the price of an underlying stock...