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Bear Call Spread – Free Trade Idea

Every Friday we give you a free options trade idea identified by Option Party. Today, we’re focusing on the Bear Call Spread. OPPORTUNITY There is an attractive bear call spread trade in DIREXION DAILY GOLD MINERS BUL (NUGT). Currently it is trading for $42.47. CHARACTERISTICS There is a 94.9% chance the stock will close below […]

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Bear Call Spread – Free Trade Idea

Every Friday we give you a free options trade idea identified by Option Party. Today, we’re focusing on the Bear Call Spread. OPPORTUNITY There is an attractive bear call spread trade in ADVANCED MICRO DEVICES INC. (AMD). Currently it is trading for $13.64. CHARACTERISTICS There is a 94.3% chance the stock will close below 17.50 […]

Learn to Soar: The Long Iron Condor

Do you remember when we discussed bear call spreads and bull put spreads? To an options trader, this seemingly backward-based lingo instantly translates to an options trade. Sometimes though, the lingo can get tricky, such as when using iron condors. A bear call spread involves selling a call, while simultaneously buying a higher priced call […]

Bear Call Spread – Free Trade Idea

OPPORTUNITY There is an attractive bear call spread trade in Tesla (TSLA). Currently it is trading for $264.74. CHARACTERISTICS There is a 91.1% chance the stock will close below 287.50 on 03-31-2017, and you will earn your target return of $198.55. There is a 91.5% chance the stock will close below 287.90 on 03-31-2017, and […]

Bull Put Spread – Free Trade Idea

OPPORTUNITY There is an attractive bull put spread trade in Amgen (AMGN). Currently it is trading for $179.70. CHARACTERISTICS There is a 92.7% chance the stock will close above 162.50 on 03-31-2017, and you will earn your target return of $290.15. There is a 92.8% chance the stock will close above 162.28 on 03-31-2017, and […]

Get Bearish With Call Spreads

Often times when traders hear the term “call spread” they think of the more traditional bull call spread. This bullish trade is likely the first spread thought of because it contains the word “call,” which is generally perceived as bullish, while puts are regarded as being bearish. But just like we showed how put spreads […]

Don’t Forget About Put Options When Getting Long

The stock market is often compared to the casino. All too many times, some traders have found themselves wildly speculating about a potential stock or move in the broader market. This speculation essentially boils down to a bet on whether stocks will go up or go down. When it comes to the options market, there […]

Cash Secured Put – Free Trade Idea

OPPORTUNITY There is an attractive cash secured put trade in Go Pro (GRPO). Currently it is trading for $9.18. CHARACTERISTICS There is a 72.7% chance the stock will close above 8.00 on 02-10-2017, and you will earn your target return of $171.15. There is a 77.3% chance the stock will close above 7.71 on 02-10-2017, […]

Picking Your Perfect Trade Is Easier Than You Think

Picking Your Perfect Trade Is Easier Than You Think Earlier this month, we looked at how important it is for an investor to zoom out, in order to zoom in when it comes to trading. Meaning that in order to find the best trade for a given bias, it would be most prudent to first […]

Down the Rabbit Hole With Options: Searching for Profits

Imagine this: You’re either long or looking to get long equities and in order to lower your cost basis, collect some income and limit your downside risk to a certain extent, you plan to sell calls against your stock position. But instead of pulling up the nearest options chain and picking a random strike price, […]

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