Professional Option Sellers James Cordier and Michael Gross discuss potential high yield option plays for Affluent Investors in May
2017/18 Supply Estimates Have Recovered after early Drought Concerns For option sellers in agricultural markets, harvest time can be the best of times. As a general rule, harvest time is when a wave of new supply floods the market. Thus, as harvest will be when supply is at its highest, it follows that prices often tend to weaken. Nowhere is this more true than in…
Selling Distant Calls Far Above the Market Appears to offer High Probability Cash Flow for Investors Martin Conrad, chief investment strategist at C.I.G. made a disturbing observation for stock traders in the March 13th edition of Forbes. He said “In comparison with the size of the economy and total revenues, stocks have never been this expensive before…With a debt-fueled buyback bubble…and consecutive years of payout…
The Condor or “Enhanced Strangle” can offer a huge margin for error and a double dose of downside protection. Here is the benefit of writing them in Commodities.
Avoid These Investing Disasters of Wealthy 1%ers New and Stunning Statistics on High Net Worth Individuals Show How to Avoid the Mistakes they Make. Raymond Howard was a successful entrepreneur to say the least. He founded a tech company, built it into a powerhouse and then sold it for stock in another company that he subsequently began working for. At $15 million, Raymond’s investment in…
I am often asked if the objective of selling an option is to have it expire worthless. The answer is yes and no. Obviously, your short option expiring worthless is a successful conclusion to your trade. You’ve taken your full profit, the premium collected is yours. However, letting your option sit through expiration may not always be the most efficient course of action. After trading…
Michael Gross explains how to use the Option Strategy that can offer Potentially Higher Returns while Upping Your Odds over a Traditional Option Strangle.
James Cordier and Michael Gross discuss trading opportunities for option sellers in April
With Call Premiums Now Inflated, the Bullish Story in Cotton may be Running out of Steam By: James Cordier, OptionSellers.com In The Complete Guide to Option Selling, you’ll learn that one of the highest probability trades in option selling is writing options in favor of the trend. That being said, writing options against the trend can be a good way to pull high premiums from…
Head Option Trader James Cordier Explains a Primary Benefit Option Sellers have over the Public Right Now in Markets such as Gold, Silver and Natural Gas
The same qualities that made you wealthy can be a detriment when it comes to trading In the 1986 Movie “The Color of Money” Paul Newman (reviving his Fast Eddie Felson role from The Hustler) schools his protégé Vincent (Tom Cruise) in the art of making money as a pool hustler. The lesson of The Color of Money: “Pool excellence is not about excellent pool.”…