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Sleep Well at Night with the Vertical Credit Spread
May

17

2018

Sleep Well at Night with the Vertical Credit Spread

Option Selling Institute Discover how to Target High ROI with Limited Risk You’ve done your research. You’ve selected your options. You sold a group of calls at strikes you feel the market can never reach. You sit back and wait to enjoy the profits. But the market has other ideas. 30 days later, prices are moving higher. It’s nowhere near your strike, of course. But…

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Generate Steady, More Reliable Income with Option Premium Ladders
May

15

2018

Generate Steady, More Reliable Income with Option Premium Ladders

Staggering expirations is a cornerstone you need to Build a Consistently Productive Account “I want to make money with the least risk, least stress, least drawdowns and most consistency that it can be done.” Investing for Return, Not Excitement Riding a Roller Coaster may be a fun time with your kids. But it’s likely not the experience you are seeking with your Option Selling Portfolio….

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IRAN, OPEC: What’s Next for Oil Prices? Option Sellers Need Not Decide
May

11

2018

IRAN, OPEC: What’s Next for Oil Prices? Option Sellers Need Not Decide

Despite the Media Handwringing over Iran, Sky High Crude Oil Prices Could Face Headwinds Soon. The REAL opportunity could be on BOTH Sides of the Market. President Trump’s withdrawal from the Iran nuclear agreement has the media frothing at the mouth about the potential for yet higher oil prices. What does it mean? Iranian barrels off the market? A budding war in Syria between Israel…

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Chinese Trade War: “Good” or “Bad” for Commodities?
May

10

2018

Chinese Trade War: “Good” or “Bad” for Commodities?

Big Picture The End Result Could be a Cash Cow for Option Writers As if rising interest rates weren’t enough, widespread concern over a potential US trade war with China rattled stock investors this month. The whipsaw action in the DOW is once again causing responsible investors to ask – Are stocks really the best place for me to be in today’s age of turbulence?…

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May

7

2018

Will Dollar Slide Continue to Fuel Commodities?

Click To Read Video Transcript (Video Transcript) May 5, 2018 Update James Cordier Good afternoon. This is James Cordier of OptionSellers.com with a market update for May 5th. Well, we are starting to receive some very interesting economic data just recently. Not so much here in the United States, but definitely in the EU. Both German and Great Britain numbers recently are really showing some...

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Apr

27

2018

Turning a Losing Option Sale into a Winner

Click To Read Video Transcript (Video Transcript) Michael : Hello everybody. This is Michael Gross of OptionSellers.com. I'm here with head trader James Cordier. We are here for your monthly May video podcast from OptionSellers.com. James, welcome to the monthly show. James : Thank you, Michael. Can you believe we're going into May already? Michael : It sure went fast. This last month here we...

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Taking Cash Off the Cob in Corn
Apr

25

2018

Taking Cash Off the Cob in Corn

Corn is a market with strong seasonal tendencies. Here is how you can take advantage of them this month While it may not seem like it to those in the North, summer is just around the corner. It won’t be long before the barbeque grills fire up and we’ll be eating fresh corn on the cob. Option Sellers, however, may not need to wait that…

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Apr

19

2018

Profiting from China Soybean Tariffs?

Click To Read Video Transcript (Video Transcript) Good afternoon. This is James Cordier of OptionSellers.com with a market update for April 20th. Well, a lot in the news lately concerning tariffs and a possible trade war with the likes of China, of all countries, the second largest economy in the world. The Trump administration, I think, is basically playing a game of chicken and getting...

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Apr

17

2018

Michael Gross interviews Dr. Alexander Elder on Trading Psychology

Key Excerpts from Michael Gross’s 2016 interview with Dr. Alexander Elder on Markets, Trading Psychology and the strategy of Selling Options. Michael Gross: Okay, to everybody listening to today’s Option Seller’s Guest Series, we have a very special guest for you today. I am speaking with Dr. Alexander Elder. For those of you who may not be familiar with Dr. Elder, you should be. He…

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Uncorrelated Asset!
Apr

11

2018

Uncorrelated Asset!

Spring can be the BEST TIME to Diversify YOUR Portfolio into US Agricultural Markets As high net worth investors around the world sweat out the latest stock market swing, they’ll continue to wrestle with the question of what to do now. Should we “let it ride” and hope we’re still in the thick of a healthy bull market? Or is it time to take some…

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Seasonal Tendencies: The Option Seller’s Ace in the Hole
Apr

10

2018

Seasonal Tendencies: The Option Seller’s Ace in the Hole

Seasonal tendencies of commodities are one of your biggest advantages over stock traders. Here is how to use it to target bigger gains with higher probabilities. One of the biggest advantages held by commodities investors over stock investors is the seasonal tendency. Nearly non-existent in stocks, they are prevalent in commodities and available to anyone who takes the time to look them up. But what…

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