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Possible Support Could Lead to Market Bounce

Posted on January 17th, 2022

Look at this chart on the SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (SPY): I use the SPY to represent my view on the US equities markets, ( I use TLT for bonds, USO for oil and energy, GLD for Gold, and UUP for US Dollar). Support and Resistance The 470-price has been a resistance for SPY […]

Combine Money Morning List with Outperforming Sector Data for Options Ideas

Posted on January 13th, 2022

A way to Search up an Option Trade Idea There are a great many resources for market data, stock and ETF news and information and Options data on the internet. My online education and suite of options analysis data and searching capability at is one (go there and click on the link for a […]

Option Ideas Based on Which Way You Think the US Stock Market will Trade

Posted on January 12th, 2022

Hey Tom, What Way is the Market Going to go? I get this question more times than I can count.  Even in a day’s period of time I get hit with this question quite a bit. I run Market Overview video session each Monday through Friday on YouTube (11:30am US ET) that you all can […]

Tom’s Weekly Newsletter January 5th, 2022

Posted on January 12th, 2022

Welcome to 2022! If you haven’t done so, review performance of scans/systems like Triple Threat, Velocity, Money Calendar, Darknet, etc. Review what strategies worked best / had better roi for the year like long calls/puts, credit or debit spreads, butterflies etc. Then determine any adjustments as to monetary allocation for those that are working better […]

Follow Through Day for the Bulls

Posted on January 11th, 2022

The Follow through to the Up Side in Equities Not only did the markets close near their highs of the day yesterday, they followed through with another day in which prices rose and also closed at or near their highs of the day today. This is a bullish sign for the markets and has me […]

Market Insights for January 10th, 2022

Posted on January 10th, 2022

Is This a One-Day Bounce in the Markets or More? We will see hot this last hour of the day goes, but right now the Dow, NASDAQ and S&P 500 are all up off their lows. They are all still negative on the day, but not as bad as they were earlier. One thing I […]

Market Insights for January 7th, 2022

Posted on January 7th, 2022

Equities Market Continues Its Short-term Slide In my weekly Tom’s Newsletter found on my premium options analysis and educational website, aka Toms Tools, I analyze the overall equities markets by analyzing the chart on the SPY. This is the ETF that tries to replicate the returns of the S&P 500 Index. I then go […]

Market Insights for January 6th, 2022

Posted on January 6th, 2022

Minutes From the Latest Fed Meeting Were Released Yesterday Yesterday the fed minutes from their last meeting was release and post the release of the minutes and in to the close the markets had a bearish slide, closing at or near their lows. There wasn’t much participation in the bonds, US dollar or Gold either. […]

Market Insights for January 5th, 2022

Posted on January 5th, 2022

Objective Hi everyone.  This article going forward is me just quickly touching base with you on what I see going on in the market that might be a way to educate you further on what I see, how I assess what I see and if there is options education I can provide you because of […]

Tom’s Weekly Newsletter December 22, 2021

Posted on December 29th, 2021

This will be the last Tom’s Newsletter for 2021. I will be back the Wednesday of the first of year 2022. I want you all to know how much I appreciate your loyalty to me and my team.I respect and appreciate all of your thirst for knowledge of options trading and am glad you choose […]