Category: Education

Combining the Best of Both Worlds Options and Stocks

Posted on February 16th, 2024

It only took one more day for the S&P 500 to close above the 5,000 mark. If there are people wondering if they should start investing this might compel them to do so. Everyone who thinks of investing to everyone who gets started investing in the stock market understands they have to buy a stock […]

The McDonald’s Indicator

Posted on January 26th, 2024

No, it doesn’t have anything to do with a Big Mac, Quarter Pounder, or Chicken McNuggets. I’m talking about a technical analysis indicator we call MACD. MACD stands for Moving Average Convergence, Divergence. It’s a very popular indicator for trend analysis. What is the MACD Technical Analysis Indicator The MACD can be interpreted in a […]

Straddling Stocks that Move Big into Earnings

Posted on January 23rd, 2024

Our best guide to successful trades is historic performance.  If you can find a stock that repeatedly rises into earnings or repeatedly drops into earnings coupled with Implied Volatility (IV) rush, you have a good chance of history repeating.  As I’ve spoken about in prior articles, this is at the heart of my directional earnings […]

A Consideration for Trade and Risk Management

Posted on January 5th, 2024

Welcome to 2024! As we embark on a fresh year of options trading one of the things its important I teach is Risk/Trade management. I am sure everyone wants to rush in to a new option strategy that they expect to make them tons of money. And if they don’t learn a new strategy they […]

A Trend Trading Strategy for Traders

Posted on October 20th, 2023

I am going to cover how one can learn how to scan for a trending move, whether it be a bullish or bearish trend.  This article will discuss using only the stock with this analysis.   Trading options, for those of you who trade options, will be discussed in a future educational piece.  For now, […]

Trade Management Consideration for Options Traders

Posted on October 13th, 2023

When it come to options trading many option traders haven’t given consideration to how much they are willing to risk and or lose on their trades and this educational piece is here to provide a couple of considerations to help one preserve their capital in the world of options trading. Earnings Today we got our […]

Getting Paid to Buy Gold! My Latest Options Education Video

Posted on September 22nd, 2023

Getting paid to buy something seems like a Tom Sawyer trick, but it is doable, and this article will educate you how. I am going to show you how to get paid to potentially acquire GLD at below current market prices. This involves using put options.  If one is primarily an investor or an options […]

Attention All Option Traders.  Be Prepared for a Typical Bearish September

Posted on September 1st, 2023

If you are unaware  the month of September is one of, if not, the worst performing month for the financial markets, let me inform you now, it is.  Even if you are aware how are you preparing or have you prepared for it? That is also something I will go over with you today and […]

Bearish Earnings Reports

Posted on August 23rd, 2023

Last Week, the Bears awoke as we moved from pullback buys to a change in sentiment.   As all eyes are on Jackson Hole this week, the FED now looks to new inflation numbers and of course future intentions are on interest rates.  Meanwhile our eyes once again will focus on the end of Earnings […]

The Markets Bullish Run Could Have Been Anticipated

Posted on July 14th, 2023

This article will not read that I or my team predicted the bullish run and the move to $448.60. It will point out that we educated you all on the prospect of SPY reaching $448.60. That means we anticipated and showed everyone reading these educational pieces how to anticipate a price run to that target […]