Saturday, August 27th, 2016

Options Trading Tips

How to Make Money when Stocks Fall

The stock market just keeps climbing as traders disregard the possibility of an interest rate increase. The Wall Street Journal writes about the broad rally and how few believe that rates will go up. “What worries me is the... 

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How to Profit from the Oil Glut

Oil has risen since it bottomed out in the $20 range but that may not last long. There is too much oil and not enough consumers. Market Watch says that $35 oil lies ahead and that that could put the brakes on the current market... 

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What Are the Risks of Trading Options?

You can make money trading options and you can also lose your trading capital. What are the risks of trading options and how do you avoid them? The Options Industry Council discusses the benefits and risks of options trading. Most... 

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Best Option Trading Strategy

Option trading strategies can be simple and they can be complex. The best route for beginners is to stick with the basics. Here is what Futures Magazine had to say about options strategies for beginners. In a covered call (also... 

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Can You Do Options Trading in an IRA?

If you are an experienced options trader you may wish to do options trading in an IRA. However, you should never use your IRA to learn options trading! The Street writes about options trading in IRAs. If you own an IRA worth... 

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Why Stocks Belong in a Retirement Portfolio

If you are thinking ahead you should be saving for retirement. Owning your own home and paying off the mortgage is a good first step toward retirement. Putting money aside every month is the next good step. And putting money... 

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What Are the Pros and Cons of Investing in Stocks versus Bonds?

The Brexit vote in which British citizens choose to leave the EU caused such a huge stock selloff that dividends on stocks now yield more than 10 year US Treasury bonds. What are the pros and cons of investing in stocks versus... 

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How Can Current Events Affect Stock Prices?

Sometimes the best of investing and trading plans can go astray when current events change the fundamentals or simply public perception. How can current events affect stock prices? An example from the news is the potential... 

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How Much Can You Make Trading Options?

Options offer several benefits to traders. Options are a good way to leverage your trading capital and options are a good way to hedge trading risk. If you are a speculator you trade options to make a profit. How much can you... 

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How do Foreign Currency Options Work?

Options trading and all of its advantages can be applied to stocks, commodities, futures and foreign currency trading. How do foreign currency options work and how can you make money in Forex options trading? Foreign Currency... 

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