Ken Trester
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Editor, Maximum Options

As the nation's foremost professional options trader, Ken Trester isn't just another "options educator." He's a pro who has been trading options since the first exchanges opened in 1973. In fact, he has documented 27-straight winning years publishing recommendations for traders.

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Recent Articles

Trade of the Day: AOL (AOL)

Apr. 20, 2015, 8:57 am EDT – AOL has been in a downtrend for most of this year but recently found support in the $38 area. That makes it a strong candidate for one of my preferred option strategies. More 

Trade of the Day: Xilinx (XLNX)

Apr. 17, 2015, 10:18 am EDT – The major stock indexes are continuing to give bullish readings, so options traders should continue to favor call buying. More 

Trade of the Day: Harris Corp. (HRS)

Apr. 10, 2015, 10:27 am EDT – With the major stock indices, including the S&P 500, improving to bullish readings, taking additional bullish positions is warranted. More 

Trade of the Day: CVR Refining LP (CVRR)

Apr. 6, 2015, 9:10 am EDT – Today’s recommendation is for a bullish trade on an oil refiner; these stocks have done particularly well thanks to a wider "spread" for the industry. More 

Trade of the Day: NetApp (NTAP)

Mar. 27, 2015, 9:51 am EDT – The Dow Industrials and S&P 500 have again slipped below their 50-day moving averages (and the Nasdaq is about to). More 

Trade of the Day: Macy’s (M)

Mar. 20, 2015, 9:36 am EDT – Fed-generated momentum could continue to push stocks higher, but slowing growth could cause the market to make an about-face very quickly. Here's a trade for the bullish side of the equation. More 

Trade of the Day: A.H. Belo (AHC)

Mar. 13, 2015, 9:46 am EDT – For those seeking trading advice, our index indicators are giving neutral readings, a downgrade from last week’s bullish readings. More 

Trade of the Day: Wisconsin Energy (WEC)

Mar. 11, 2015, 10:11 am EDT – My best trading advice: Naked puts are as close to free money as you're likely to get. More 

Trade of the Day: Kellogg (K)

Mar. 6, 2015, 10:55 am EDT – With the rally in major stock indexes beginning to look stretched, today’s recommendation is for a put option on Kellogg. More 

Trade of the Day: Crown Holdings (CCK)

Feb. 27, 2015, 9:51 am EDT – In a change from their steady decline during the past few weeks, Treasury bonds (TLT) are trying to rebound and recover. More