Archive for Option Selling Suggestions’ Category

Limit Your Risk and Boost Your Profit Potential with the Ratio Credit Spread
Feb

14

2017

Limit Your Risk and Boost Your Profit Potential with the Ratio Credit Spread

Do you want a risk averse credit spread with the potential for excess profit? The ratio spread could be your ticket Watch OptionSellers.com’s Michael Gross Demonstrate How to Use a Ratio Credit Spread. Benefits of Using a Ratio Credit Spread By purchasing a near or at the money option, a trader adds a strong layer of protection to his short option position. The long option…

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Target Fat Option Yields from the “Natural” Flow of Springtime Gas Prices
Feb

10

2017

Target Fat Option Yields from the “Natural” Flow of Springtime Gas Prices

Natural Gas Prices Have Cooled Down with winter temperatures. Here is how to potentially pocket high option premiums as Springtime fundamentals kick in Our October 28th advisory suggested the counter-intuitive play of selling call options as natural gas prices headed into winter. Natural gas prices subsequent run up to $4.00 per mbtu did not diminish the significance of seasonal weakness as the new year began….

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Make the Loss Go Away
Feb

7

2017

Make the Loss Go Away

How Successfully Rolling Your Option position can make a losing trade “like it never happened” What is “Rolling Options?” How to Execute “The Roll” APRIL 2015 GOLD Selling an April Gold 1400 call for $600 premium. APRIL 2015 GOLD Gold rallies, increasing the call premium. BENEFITS OF THE ROLL You not only recapture your initial premium, you recapture your loss on the 1400 call. The…

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Rich Dad’s Sign of a True Investor
Jan

31

2017

Rich Dad’s Sign of a True Investor

Andy Tanner, one of Robert Kiyosaki’s “Rich Dad” disciples, wrote an excellent book entitled Stock Market Cash Flow. He waits until nearly the end of the book before he reveals the secret to cash flowing, which is, of course, selling options. Tanner’s book is a straightforward, easy to understand method of withdrawing money from the markets without ever having to pick a direction. “One sign…

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The FUDOM Method of Selling Options
Jan

24

2017

The FUDOM Method of Selling Options

How to sell options with the highest odds of Expiring Worthless What is FUDOM? NEW VIDEO – The FUDOM Method – WATCH OPTIONSELLERS.COM’s Michael Gross Explain the FUDOM Method. WATCH NOW Opposite of what Most Option Books Teach Example: FUDOM vs. “Book Knowledge” Option Selling JULY 2014 COFFEE   Dr. John sells a July Coffee 2.15 call and 1.80 put – it’s how he was…

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Coffee Market Special: Playing a Seasonal Demand Dip to put Cash in your Pocket Now
Jan

19

2017

Coffee Market Special: Playing a Seasonal Demand Dip to put Cash in your Pocket Now

If price precedes consumption, this market could be readying for a slide Unlike stock analysis, commodity price forecasting is often a factor of simply getting a handle on supply and demand. But the actual vehicle you invest in (or write options on) is a commodity futures contract. They call them futures for a reason. Futures contracts reflect what producers and consumers will likely buy or…

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

27

2016

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

WATCH OPTIONSELLERS.COM’s MICHAEL GROSS Video on Selling Deep out of the Money Options 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. If they expire out…

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Tis’ the Season for Selling Orange Juice Calls
Dec

9

2016

Tis’ the Season for Selling Orange Juice Calls

December Marks the Beginning of the Orange Harvest in Florida – and Often Lower Prices for Juice In The Complete Guide to Option Selling, I discuss several core commodities on which to focus when building a commodities option writing portfolio. But there are some other markets that we also mention as occasional additions that can add “flavor” to your portfolio at different times of the…

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Sleep at Night Risk Management for Option Sellers
Nov

18

2016

Sleep at Night Risk Management for Option Sellers

Three Top Methods from the Option Selling Pros NEW VIDEO LESSON: Watch OptionSellers.com’s Michael Gross explain Managing Your Option Selling Risk. The Three Methods of Managing Option Selling Risk The 3 Methods Method #1 – Exit if your Position Goes in the Money. Method #2 – Exit based on a Predetermined Price Point on the Chart. Method #3 – Exit based on the Premium Value…

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Trump Charged Dive in Gold is Opportunity for Option Sellers
Nov

15

2016

Trump Charged Dive in Gold is Opportunity for Option Sellers

Initial Reactions to Trump Victory Torpedo Gold Prices. The Volatility it Created could be a Cash Cow for Option Sellers. As initial anxiety over Donald Trump’s victory gave way to market euphoria last week, there was a casualty. Gold Prices. Gold, often a safe haven for investors in times of uncertainty, saw strength in the weeks leading up to the election, capped off by a…

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Over-Priced Call Options Now in Coffee Market
Nov

11

2016

Over-Priced Call Options Now in Coffee Market

Arrival of “Rainy Season” in Brazil Offers Fundamental Opportunity for Option Writers Seeking High Premiums With the Election now behind us, mainstream investors now find themselves fretting over which way stocks will ultimately move, how interest rates will react and if that REIT they bought last week is still such a good idea. For some relief from election related portfolio guessing, you need look no…

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5 Rules for Surviving the Next 4 Years
Nov

7

2016

5 Rules for Surviving the Next 4 Years

Follow these 5 guidelines and watch your portfolio thrive in a Trump or Clinton White House By the time you read this, the 2016 Election Season will finally, mercifully, be coming to a close. The season is reminiscent of the old farmer/racoon story where the farmer trees a coon behind his barn and can’t seem to bring it out of the tree. So he puts…

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TRADE ALERT: Natural Gas Seasonal Move Now Appears Underway
Oct

28

2016

TRADE ALERT: Natural Gas Seasonal Move Now Appears Underway

Still Opportunities for Call Sellers In your October Option Seller Newsletter, you saw how the seasonal tendency for lower natural gas prices in October could produce some exceptional call selling opportunities. In the piece (starting on page 6), we suggested selling the March Natural Gas 5.50 call options for premiums of $600 each. (If you did not receive your copy of the October edition, you…

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