James Cordier’s Market Update for May 20, 2016 deals with the cloud of uncertainty revolving around the Fed’s June rate decision that has brought additional volatility into the option markets. That means opportunities to write credit spreads.
Fundamental Picture remains one of adequate, if not burdensome supply There is a line in the Movie Jaws where Richard Dreyfus, arguing on the phone with “The Oceanographic Institute” presents the argument, and I paraphrase, “Why should I come all the way to Australia when I’ve got a bona fide great white shark right here?” I present that response to the readers who write in…
Are Stocks getting ready to roll over again? S&P 500 Stocks have gained back all of January’s losses. But some key indicators suggest today’s market is overvalued. “Sell in May and go away.” Its one of those old axioms about the stock market that investors tend to chuckle at (albeit uncomfortably), and then continue on as usual. I’m not a stock analyst and make no…
In this Video, Michael Gross Explains how to structure your Portfolio for maximum durability using the “Submarine” approach to managing short option positions.
While managing risk on individual positions is important, managing overall portfolio risk could be more important. Here’s how to manage yours like a pro and keep your ship running full steam ahead A Properly Structured Option Selling Portfolio A more solid, risk averse portfolio in general A portfolio less vulnerable to “black swan” events in individual markets More stable, consistent results Adequate and proper diversification…
James Cordier, Founder of OptionSellers.com, discusses his view on CNBC’s “Closing Bell” that we will soon see another glut in oil causing prices to plummet.
Three Powerful Fundamentals Suggest Strong Headwinds for Crude Oil Prices Ahead Here is How Option Sellers can Take Premium Now Predicting a big move in the market is what every reporter and blog writer wants. It’s what nearly every trader, at least amateur and mid-level trader thinks they are supposed to be doing. But as you’ve read many times here, if you make your living…
James Cordier discusses the Fed, the Dollar’s Dive and The Opportunity Now for Option Sellers
Professional Option Traders Reveal their Personal Favorite Strategies – With Price Headley and Michael Gross
Michael Gross of OptionSellers.com hosts The Option Seller Radio Show with special guest Price Headley. Price is the founder and president of BigTrends.com. He is one of the nation’s most well known experts on options trading and technical analysis. Price was also inducted into the trader’s hall of fame in 2007.
Learn the 2 Key Fundamentals You Must Know to Prosper as an Option Seller in the Grain Markets. OptionSellers.com’s Michael Gross Explains What they are and how to find them.
Listen in as professional option sellers James Cordier and Michael Gross discuss the current volatility in corn and soybean markets and how mainstream investors can take advantage of it now. Also get updates on our Energy trades, the OPEC meeting in Soha and hear how James uses stats provided by the Department of Energy to select option sales on crude oil.
While the media focuses on Argentine weather, a massive supply overhang looms Volatility surges in call options It’s a classic call sellers set up. A market with overwhelmingly bearish fundamentals and depressed price levels catches a break. Speculators (nearly always looking for a reason to get long) hear a news story that sounds “less bearish” and jump all over it. Prices break higher. Volatility and…
Michael Gross explains what he considers to the “the best” option selling strategy – The Ratio Credit Spread. Learn how to sell commodities options for premium and also give yourself substantial upside.