Ways to Play the Election Year with Options

Election time is approaching. And after a nice calm summer where most investors are out on vacation, it’s time to get back to reality and get ready for a busy next few months in the investing world. There have been many financial surprises in the markets this year, including one of the worst January bear […]

Want to Profit With Options? Use Three Probabilities

When surfing the web, it’s easy to find several different sites that will generate a very common probability found in the options world: Probability of profit. Has a nice ring to it, right? The only problem is, the probability of profit doesn’t give you as much to work with as you think. At least when […]

Cash-Secured Puts Vs. Covered Calls

Let us discuss two options strategies a lot of investors may think are similar. Investors are correct to assume these strategies are similar in many aspects, but they are not exactly the same. This article focuses on Cash-Secured Puts and Covered Calls. We define each strategy individually, and then how they are different from each […]