OptionSellers.com Market Alert A short term bulge of beef inventories has tempered Live Cattle prices as of late. But a squeeze is now visible in the supply chain. And it could be here by January. At a time when Turkey may be the meat on your mind, you may not want to rule out beef when it comes to your investment plate. Beef is an…
Michael Gross explains How To Really Use Technicals In Option Selling.
Despite the naysayer’s crows of “unlimited risk”, there are several reliable ways of managing your risk in option selling. Here are 3 Top Methods for “keeping the wolves away.” You’ve tracked this option for days through the market prairie. You’ve studied its underlying fundamentals. You’ve carefully selected your strike and stalked it until it hit your target premium. Finally, you’ve pulled the trigger. You downed…
Historic Volatility in Natural Gas is offering some attractive opportunities for “Fading the Herd” this Autumn “Buy Natural Gas heading into winter.” Its an old trading axiom that seems to make perfect sense. After all, colder weather should increase demand, making prices go up. It only makes sense to buy heading into winter and hold on for all of those easy profits, right? Wrong. Such…
With Bearish Fundamentals Now Clashing with a Bullish Seasonal Tendency – Sellers of Options can Rake in Premium on Both sides of the Market If you’ve followed our blog or the O.S.com newsletter for any period of time, you know that seasonal tendencies in commodities can be a great place to start when identifying premium collection opportunities. Nowhere is this more true than in the…
New to Selling Options? You’ll be better able to grasp this potentially lucrative investing approach if you think of it less like an investment and more like your own, personal business With the stock market at historic highs, some of the biggest names in the stock world getting disturbingly bearish, investors of means are scrambling to alternative investments for cover. But getting responsibly diversified isn’t…
Growing Wealth 101 –A Lesson from Rocky Balboa? The fictional boxer used a powerful strategy to become a champion. HNW investor – take heed. Next month will mark the 41st anniversary of the release of Sylvester Stallone’s iconic movie, Rocky. A down and out boxer (Rocky Balboa) gets a miraculous title fight against the heavyweight champion of the world (Apollo Creed.) If for some strange…
Michael Gross, co-author of McGraw-Hill’s The Complete Guide to Option Selling, explains how to target larger, more consistent yields by avoiding these 3 common mistakes made by new option writers. Read more insights here How to Avoid The 3 Biggest Mistakes New Option Sellers Make