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Forbes Advocates Options Investing

Forbes Advocates Options Investing: The following article is from the December 2010 issue of Forbes magazine. I don’t necessarily endorse the trading method listed in the article for all traders. But I do use these techniques myself to supplement my stock option trading. Only experienced option sellers should try these techniques. Get Naked For Income by…

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Option Calendar Spread Update 10/5/2010

Calendar spread strategy update Option Calendar Spread Update: Oh oh, GLD jumped up today along with the rest of the market. You’d think that if the stock market goes up because the economy is getting better than Gold would go down. Nope. So I guess the economy is not the reason the market is up…

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Weekly Calendar Spread in GLD

Weekly options calendar Weekly calendar spread: Yesterday I added a GLD trade to the OptionGenius.com portfolio and I mentioned that GLD might be a good candidate for a Calendar Spread. Several members emailed me asking to explain how to set up the option trade and the parameters so I decided to just post it on…

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New Blog Redesign for OptionGenius.com

We made some changes on our site to promote learning and enhance our option trading education services to our members. If this is your first visit or you just didn’t notice I wanted to point out that the blog has changed. It has gone under a complete redesign to better communicate with readers and members…

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Why Are People So Cheap?

This post has no educational value. I am just venting my frustration. Got an email today from a member that was having a problem getting our emails. So when I investigated, it turns out that he has taken advantage of the $1 30 day trial FOUR TIMES. What a wonderful fellow (sarcasm). He went through the…

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Freeze Congress Salaries Until We See How Their Laws Turn Out

In a bold move, Mayor Bloomberg of New York called to free Congress salaries. He did it in response to Congress wanting to limit Wall Street bonuses but I happen to agree with him. I think Congress should have term limits. 4-6 years and you are done. Go back to your job/business/etc. The founders of…

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Option Trading Report: VIX’s Lowest Point of The Year

Options trading report: Today the VIX, traded below 20 for the first time all year. What does this mean? It means that the markets are calming down almost back to normal, that volatility is coming out, that wild price swings in the stock market won’t be so large, and that option premiums won’t be so…

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