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3 Whoops! and 3 Whoopee! Stocks of 2016

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 there's ...
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This Undervalued Gem is an Income Trader's Dream

Undervalued Gem Is an Income Trader’s Dream

Think you need a huge portfolio for huge returns? Think again... Recently, I shared two stocks from a unique three-stock portfolio, one that's capable of generating 25% to 35% in income a year. That's right, these generous returns come from just ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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Is Passive Investing Helping or Hurting Your Portfolio?

How to Fund Your Retirement Selling Covered Calls

Want to know how you can make your money work up to 12 times harder? It's easy—start selling covered calls NOW. This fantastic income-generating tool is best described as do-it-yourself dividends for stock investors or traders. Why sell covered calls? ...
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Everything You Need to Know about Selling Options

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 ...
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Why You Should Sell Options Against American Airlines

Why You Should Sell Options Against American Airlines

Selling options (puts or calls) against American Airlines is the same thing—the same low risk—as being on the house side of a bet. That's certainly not a bad place to be. Here's how to make it happen... American Airlines (NASDAQ:AAL) reported data showing ...
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The Weekly Call

Most investors who trade calls sell them well out of the money because of a morbid fear of “losing” a profit. A profit not yet on the table, a profit that may not ever be there. This is the worst ...
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This 35% Yield Is Too Good to Pass Up

This 35% Yield Is Too Good to Pass Up

Imagine a trading wheel… one that goes around and around, with cash at every stop. I recently wrote an article in which I called out the bears for their near-sighted views on one of the world's most profitable companies, Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) ...
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5 “Year of Trump” ETFs for 2017

5 “Year of Trump” ETFs for 2017

Donald Trump’s win last month kicked the markets into action. Here’s how you can invest wisely in the upcoming year... Gaming the year ahead in markets is never an easy task. It involves gazing into an opaque crystal ball with nothing but ...
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