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Hot Options Report: AAPL Calls Are #1

Top 10 Most Active Equity Options & Strikes For Friday, Oct 24th... More »
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Probable Buy Writer In XLY

Probable Buy Writer In XLY, Puts And Stock Go Up in NOK, Possible Closer in PVH... More »
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Futures Contracts for Those Traders Starting Out

For somebody that doesn’t understand the futures market, initially, the first impression is that futures’ trading is “very risky”. ... More »
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Large Ratio Call Trade In EWZ

Shares of iShares MSCI Brazil Index (EWZ) is up 2.28 today to 42.11. EWZ is in the middle of the 52 week range.... More »
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Option Block 381: AMZN Sinks while MSFT Soars

Taking umbrage, crapping on porches, and the Trading Patterns Guessing Game ends in a draw.... More »
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Bloomberg: Skew in Burger King Options At All-Time High

Investors concerned that tighter U.S. rules for cross-border deals will kill Burger King Worldwide Inc.’s merger with Tim Hortons Inc. (THI) are flocking to the options market.... More »
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Coffee Prices Cool But Bullish Fundamentals Continue To Percolate

Coffee bulls cup of java appears to have turned cold as the upward momentum has stalled as prices approached multi-year highs.... More »
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Why should I know technical analysis?

One of the questions I often hear is, “Will your technical analysis technique work on our markets?”... More »
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Stock Indexes Circuit Breakers and Trading Hours

Understanding trading hours and circuit breakers in the Futures markets can be rather confusing to new Futures traders. ... More »
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Hot Options Report: AAPL Calls On Top

Top 10 Most Active Equity Options & Strikes For Thursday, Oct 23rd... More »
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Ratio Buy Write In CSCO

Ratio Buy Write In CSCO, Upside Call Buyers In ZIOP, Buy Write Trades In XME ... More »
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The 5 Stages Of Forex Consistency

Students are taught how to recognize institutional levels of supply and demand in the markets and how to trade the entries and exits with precision and strict risk management. ... More »
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Options Playbook Radio 34: Buying Straddles & Strangles

Straddles. Strangles. What's the difference? How to use them? Brian discusses all this and more.... More »
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Closing Put Seller Seen In CFX

Closing Puts Trade In CLX, Giant Put Roll In RSX and Modified Collar Goes Up In YELP... More »
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Bloomberg: Facebook Poised For Post-Earnings Volatility

While Facebook Inc. (FB) has rallied three times as fast as the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index, it remains to be seen if that will be enough to keep new shareholders from selling... More »
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Copper Market Has A Choppy Few Weeks

The Copper market has had a choppy few weeks of trading due to turbulent stock market activity and uncertainty in the Chinese economy.... More »
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Find the Fool and Trade Against Them

Trade with the professionals…find the fool and take the opposite position. As they say, “At the poker table, if you don’t know who the fool is… it is you!” ... More »
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Is This In Your Trading Plan?

I have found that most of the time, there is one specific and crucial rule that is missing from people’s plans more than any other and that is the focus of this piece.... More »
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Learning To Make The Trade

New traders often get confused when deciding what tools to use in order to analyze the markets and select trading opportunities.... More »
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Hot Options Report: AAPL Calls Land On Top

Top 10 Most Active Equity Options & Strikes For Wednesday, Oct 22nd... More »
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Long Put Holder Bails On The Lows In TPH

Shares of the TriPointe Homes (TPH) are down 14 to 13.70 today. TPH is near the lower end of the 52 week range.... More »
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Possible Call Close In UUP

Shares of the PowerShares DB US Dollar Index ETF (UUP) are up .08 to 22.78 today. UUP is near the top of the 52 week range.... More »
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Bloomberg: Investors Flocking Back To Equities – VIX Drops

After surging to a 28-month high last week, the Chicago Board Options Exchange Volatility Index (VIX) has fallen at least a point a day starting Oct. 16, reflecting a dissipation of investor concern that hasn’t... More »
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Trading like a Business

When we talk to prospective students about learning the skill of trading, we also encourage them to approach it like any other business venture.... More »
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Options – More on Time Value

In the last few articles I’ve described the factors that effect the amount of time value in an option. ... More »
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Sugar: A Bull Market Or Bull Trap?

Large and small traders have a mixed opinion on the direction for Sugar prices, although neither side is placing much stock in their opinions. ... More »
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Hot Options Report: AAPL Calls Lead The Way

Top 10 Most Active Equity Options & Strikes For Tuesday, October 21th... More »
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Backspread In MPC, Put Spreads Trade In BK, Closing Puts In KBR

Shares of Marathon Petroleum Corp (MPC) are trading 83.61 today. MPC is in the middle of the 52 week range.... More »
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Huge Call Buying In SPY, Large Call Spread In CCI, Opening Call Buying In DBA

Shares of Crown Castle International Corp (CCI) are up 1.73 to 84.19. CCI is making a 52 week high.... More »

Probable Buy Writer In XLY

Probable Buy Writer In XLY, Puts And Stock Go Up in NOK, Possible Closer in PVH More...

Large Ratio Call Trade In EWZ

Shares of iShares MSCI Brazil Index (EWZ) is up 2.28 today to 42.11. EWZ is in the middle of the 52 week range. More...
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All of our radio programs in one convenient place.

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