Archive for Video Market Updates’ Category


Jun

4

2018

Coffee Market Back in Play for Option Writers

Click To Read Video Transcript (Video Transcript) June 1, 2018 Update James Cordier Good afternoon. This is James Cordier of OptionSellers.com with a market update for June 1st. Well, lo and behold, CNBC, Bloomberg TV, and Fox Business are, once again, talking about Greek bonds, Italian bonds, and Spanish debt. Once again, Europe is smack dab in the middle of the radar screen. It’s so...

Read More

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...

Read More

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...

Read More

Apr

4

2018

Mile Wide Strangles for the Risk Averse Option Seller

Click To Read Video Transcript (Video Transcript) Good afternoon. This is James Cordier of OptionSellers.com with a market update for March 30th. Well, when everyone first opened their account and we had a new account call, the two of us, three things were always discussed, and that is fundamental analysis that we do at our company. We are trying to analyze and discover commodities that...

Read More

Mar

16

2018

A “Goldilocks” Landscape for Option Sellers?

Click To Read Video Transcript (Video Transcript) Good afternoon. This is James Cordier of OptionSellers.com with a market update for March 16th. Well, in reading the Wall Street Journal this past week, and maybe some of you have read the same article that I was reading, it talked about the end of Goldilocks. They were referring to interest rates creeping up towards 3% on the...

Read More

Feb

16

2018

Crash In DOW Opens Door for Volatility Sellers in Commodities

Click To Read Video Transcript (Video Transcript) Good afternoon. This is James Cordier of OptionSellers.com with a market update for February 17th. Well, we look back and we see the Brexit about a year and a half ago. A little over a year ago, we had the surprise results in the U.S. election and now in 2018 in February we had a 3000-point move in...

Read More

Jan

12

2018

Inflation Could Add Big Boost for Commodity Option Sellers in 2018

Click To Read Video Transcript (Video Transcript) Good afternoon. This is James Cordier of OptionSellers.com with a market update for January 13th. Well, each year at this time, early January, we’re often trying to analyze the landscape of the upcoming year and try to find out what nuances, possibly, will be shaping trading this coming year. We appear to be about to get a helping...

Read More

Dec

8

2017

2018 Looks Bright for Option Writers

Click To Read Video Transcript (Video Transcript) Bi-Monthly Market Update: December 7, 2017 Good afternoon. This is James Cordier of OptionSellers.com with a market update for December 7th and the last update for 2017. Before chatting with you today, sitting at my desk, I was wondering if I should pat myself on the back for having a pretty good year this year and I think...

Read More

Nov

10

2017

Fairly Priced Yellow Metal Could Still be Gold Mine for Option Writers

Click To Read Video Transcript (Video Transcript) Good afternoon. This is James Cordier of OptionSellers.com with a market update for November 10th. Well, so often in the investment world, we're all looking for the next best buy, or which stock is about to take off, or which piece of real estate has been overlooked and is probably going to be increasing in value. Option selling,...

Read More

Oct

6

2017

Crude Oil Calls Ripe for Picking into “Shoulder” Season

Click To Read Video Transcript (Video Transcript) October 6, 2017 Update James Cordier Good afternoon. This is James Cordier of OptionSellers.com with a market update for October 6th. Well, it really wasn’t that long ago when the U.S. stock market was in dire straits, unemployment was in double digits, and millions of homes were underwater in the United States, not literally, but figuratively, and millions...

Read More

Oct

4

2017

How to Avoid the 3 Biggest Mistakes in Option Selling

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


Sep

19

2017

Excess Drilling, Seasonal Move Sets Table for Natural Gas Call Sellers

Click To Read Video Transcript (Video Transcript) September 19, 2017 Update James Cordier Good afternoon. This is James Cordier of OptionSellers.com with a market update for September 19th. Well, as the 3rd quarter of 2017 starts coming to a close, and we start looking at the 4 th quarter, believe it or not, are we happy with our performance so far in 2017? I can...

Read More

Aug

18

2017

Video Market Update: Crude Market Setting Up for Autumn Fall?

Click To Read Video Transcript (Video Transcript) August 18, 2017 Update James Cordier Good afternoon. This is James Cordier of OptionSellers.com with a market update for August 18th. A couple weeks ago, when we were chatting last, I was venturing a question: How high is high in the stock market and when will investors and computers, of course, decide to pull the plug on buying...

Read More

Aug

4

2017

Is The US Economy Showing Cracks?

Click To Read Video Transcript (Video Transcript) Good afternoon. This is James Cordier of OptionSellers.com with a market update for August 4th. Recently, my wife and I were driving through Tampa and we were driving past the Tampa Port Authority. Krista says to me, “Look at all the cars.” I looked to my left and I saw the largest car lot of my life. All...

Read More

Jul

20

2017

Distant Call Strikes Now Open in Fundamentally Bearish Coffee

Click To Read Video Transcript (Video Transcript) July 21, 2017 Update James Cordier Good afternoon. This is James Cordier of OptionSellers.com with a market update for July 21st. For those of our clients in Dubai, Australia, New Zealand, France, and in South America who may not be familiar with the movie Trading Places, I apologize in advance. I’ve seen the movie probably 50 times and...

Read More

Page 1 of 41234