Friday, November 24th, 2017

Buy Puts on JPMorgan Chase

As trading losses rise from $2 Billion over a six week period to $3 Billion and perhaps $4 it may be too late to buy puts on JPMorgan Chase and make a profit. This story started with an admission by JPMorgan that they had sustained large losses in trading credit default swaps. Credit default swaps [...]

European Stock Options

As the never ending Euro Zone debt dilemma continues, a word or two about European stock options seems in order. Technically, European stock options are a variety of stock option. A European style stock option is one that can only be exercised at the end of the contract period. Its value may rise or fall [...]

Diagonal Spreads Explained

There are an almost infinite number of ways to trade the markets but all share one common goal and that is to maximize profits with the minimum of losses. While there are lots of different techniques that can be employed to achieve this, many traders use similar methods to get results.
Diagonal spreads are a way [...]

Trading Options on Bank Stocks

Trading options on bank stocks may be more volatile than usual now that JPMorgan has admitted to $2 Billion in losses on credit default swaps. These are the same kind of vehicles that caused such substantial losses during the stock market crash of 2008. The admission by JPMorgan in an after-hours conference call brings to [...]

Options Trading – Can It Be Your Key to Debt Pay Off?

Options trading or option trading – both are the same term. This is mainly associated with stock trading or investment. Stock investment is a great way to pay down your debts if done in the right way. It is mainly about the trading of the stock options with regards to the exchange of the same. [...]

How You Can Make Profits Using the Binary Options

There are many ways in which one can invest in, and this includes the binary options. Making profits by the use of binary options really one can really generate profits. It is not guaranteed, that once you have invested, you will start making money. This is because, if you want to start making money, you [...]

Puts or Calls on Oil Futures

Is it time for puts or calls on oil futures? Oil futures options reacted to a recent fall in futures prices. At issue is continued global recovery or a slowdown and even a double dip recession. The US labor market is growing but slower than necessary to keep up with population growth. In the last [...]