Friday, November 24th, 2017

What Are the Dangers of Trading Options on ETFs?

Options trading started out by letting traders buy or sell calls or puts on individual stocks, futures contracts or Forex currencies. Option trading has evolved with the markets which have added more opportunity, more complications and sometimes more risk. Today we look at options on exchange traded funds or ETFs. What [...]

Should Target Shareholders Be Terrified?

On the news that Amazon.com bought Whole Foods Market the stocks of Target, Walmart and Costco all nosedived. Despite a recovery these stocks are still down 3%, 0.5% and 2% respectively. CNBC covers the aftermath of Amazon’s Whole Foods buy.
Amazon’s strategy will make retailers like Target and Wal-Mart ask themselves questions [...]

Which Defense Stocks Should You Buy?

As Russia flexes its muscles again and terrorists reach out from the Middle East to kill civilians in the West the world has become a more dangerous place. For investors and traders the question is which defense stocks should you buy or place call options on? Fortune suggests their 5 best [...]

Dot Com Bubble or Profitable Growth?

A handful of well-known technology stocks have been leading the stock rally this year. Considering the narrowness of where investor money is going, is this another dot com bubble or profitable and sustainable growth for the likes of Facebook, Apple, Netflix, Google (Alphabet), Amazon and Microsoft? Or are we seeing the [...]