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Selling Strangles to Double Your Premium, Balance Your Risk
Dec

17

2014

Selling Strangles to Double Your Premium, Balance Your Risk

Selling Puts and Calls in the same Market can provide some unexpected Benefits WATCH OPTIONSELLERS.COM’s MICHAEL GROSS New Video on Selling Strangles with Commodities Options Watch Video Now Enter the Strangle Benefits of the Strangle Double Premium but not Double Margin (Higher ROI) Offsetting Risk Effect makes more stable, durable position Ability to profit over a wide range of price movements Can produce in both…

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The Three Biggest Mistakes New Option Sellers Make and how to avoid Them
Dec

9

2014

The Three Biggest Mistakes New Option Sellers Make and how to avoid Them

When considering whether or not to allocate capital to an option selling account, many of the resources you may have access to describe the “right” way to go about selling options. Whether you hire a professional manager or attempt to go it alone, knowing what to do seems to take precedence over what not to do. The Big Three Mistakes 1. OVERPOSITIONING: WATCH OPTIONSELLERS.COM’s James…

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Selling Deep out of the Money Options to “Drive Up” your Odds of Success
Nov

21

2014

Selling Deep out of the Money Options to “Drive Up” your Odds of Success

WATCH OPTIONSELLERS.COM’s MICHAEL GROSS New Video on Selling Deep out of the Money Options Watch Video Now Deep out of the money options tend to stay out of the money, if not deep out of the money. Investorglossary.com Picture yourself driving a car. The same holds true for selling options. Options are known as “wasting assets” and their value gradually decays as they approach expiration….

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OPEC Muscle Flexing Pushes Crude to Value Levels
Nov

12

2014

OPEC Muscle Flexing Pushes Crude to Value Levels

OPEC has had its way with prices. But demand season looms. Selling Puts as a High Odds Play APRIL 2015 CRUDE OIL Oil Prices have collapsed to their lowest levels in 3 years as OPEC continues to let the spigot run. OPEC Power Play? WATCH OptionSellers.com’s James Cordier’s LIVE interview on OPEC and oil Prices (BNN, New York) Ramping up production does two things for…

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Nov

11

2014

James Cordier – Jordan Goodman Radio Appearance – Option Selling and Commodities Markets

James Cordier, principal of OptionSellers.com appears on “The Money Answers With Jordan Goodman Show” on the radio and discusses option selling, option trading, selling options, writing options, option selling strategy, commodities options, and selling futures options. James and Jordan also discuss the current market, gold prices, gold options, oil production, crude oil prices, crude oil trading, crude oil futures, crude oil futures trading, crude oil…

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