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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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Trade of the Day: SPDR S&P Biotech (ETF) (XBI)

Jun. 21, 2017, 9:06 am EDT – XBI hit a new 52-week high of $76.60 on Tuesday before easing back slightly to about $75. And I'm opting to employ one of my preferred bullish strategies here. More 

Trade of the Day: Fossil Group Inc (FOSL)

Jun. 16, 2017, 9:17 am EDT – We’re not seeing too much rotation between sectors just yet. There is one sector that has been particularly troubled, though, and that's retail. More 

Trade of the Day: SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (SPY)

Jun. 14, 2017, 9:23 am EDT – I believe the rate hike would be an overall negative development for the market in general. That being the case, let's put on some "portfolio insurance" just in case. More 

Trade of the Day: U.S. Silica Holdings Inc (NYSE:SLCA)

Jun. 8, 2017, 8:55 am EDT – Silica is used in oil operations for extracting crude from the ground. So, it’s been hit hard because oil has been…but it shouldn’t be. More 

Trade of the Day: SPDR KBW Regional Banking (ETF) (NYSEARCA:KRE)

Jun. 7, 2017, 8:56 am EDT – I believe that the banking sector is in better shape than we think. True, no bills are being passed, but the regulatory environment is much improved. More 

Trade of the Day: Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:MU)

Jun. 2, 2017, 9:02 am EDT – Right now, the tape is showing a breakout with bullish action, so today I'm recommending call options. More 

Trade of the Day: Hess Corp. (NYSE:HES)

May. 31, 2017, 9:08 am EDT – Energy companies have taken a hit following last week’s OPEC meeting. Let's take advantage of that to collect some option premium. More 

Trade of the Day: Harsco Corporation (NYSE:HSC)

May. 26, 2017, 9:02 am EDT – Basically the hope for corporate tax reform is the new "put” under the market, acting as protection against any large declines. More 

Trade of the Day: United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS)

May. 19, 2017, 9:06 am EDT – I am personally maintaining a neutral stance at this point, and I wouldn’t be surprised to see some of this volatility continue further into the summer. For that reason, I am recommending a bearish trade today. More 

Trade of the Day: Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO)

May. 17, 2017, 9:21 am EDT – Overall the market has been giving off several bullish signs, and at times like this I like to take advantage of day-to-day volatility to write puts. More