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

Trades of the Day: Kellogg (K) and HCP (HCP)

Jun. 6, 2014, 9:12 am EDT – Signs point to stocks moving still higher -- but option traders should keep both calls AND puts in their portfolios, "just in case." More 

Trade of the Day: Dow Chemical (DOW)

May. 30, 2014, 8:25 am EDT – Stocks and options traders should continue to weight more toward bullish positions than bearish. More 

Trade of the Day: Canadian Solar (CSIQ)

May. 23, 2014, 9:32 am EDT – With stock market indicators strengthening for the SP 500 and others, options traders should begin weighting slightly more toward bullish positions. More 

The Best Way to Get Started With Options

May. 19, 2014, 3:16 pm EDT – Credit options spreads are a great way for beginners to enter the world of options trading while minimizing their risk. More 

Trade of the Day: Pilgrim’s Pride (PPC)

May. 16, 2014, 9:37 am EDT – The stock market is weakening. But for those looking for a call trade, it helps to select a company that benefits from rising food costs More 

Trade of the Day: Avon (AVP)

May. 9, 2014, 9:25 am EDT – The Dow must stay above 16,370, and the S&P 500 above 1,860, to maintain their primary bullish trends. More 

Trade of the Day: Micron Technology (MU)

May. 2, 2014, 9:15 am EDT – Our indicators continue to lean bullish, but it pays to trade selectively. The Nasdaq may be about to break out, so let's trade one of its strongest names More 

Trade of the Day: Cooper Tire (CTB)

Apr. 25, 2014, 9:41 am EDT – Stocks are enjoying a relatively positive week, and our indicators are saying that trend should continue. More 

Trade of the Day: Becton, Dickinson and Co. (BDX)

Apr. 18, 2014, 10:54 am EDT – With our stock market index indicators in a bullish to neutral position, options traders should return to a neutral weighting between bullish and bearish positions. More 

Trade of the Day: Juniper Networks (JNPR)

Apr. 11, 2014, 9:32 am EDT – With our index indicators falling into short-term bearish postures, options traders should lean more heavily toward bearish positions such as buying puts. More