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: 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 

Trade of the Day: Advanced Micro Devices

Feb. 20, 2015, 9:33 am EDT – With the major stock indexes retaining bullish readings and volatility indexes continuing to move lower, traders should lean toward bullish positions overall. Here’s one such bullish trade from the strongest market index. More 

Trade of the Day: QLogic (QLGC)

Feb. 13, 2015, 10:01 am EDT – Volatility may be easing, but it always best to err on the side of caution. More 

Trade of the Day: FireEye (FEYE)

Feb. 10, 2015, 9:18 am EDT – FEYE is an application software company that has been building a nice trading channel and recently broke out above both that and the 200-day moving average. More 

Trade of the Day: Cooper Tire & Rubber (CTB)

Feb. 6, 2015, 9:32 am EDT – With major U.S. stock market indexes regaining bullish readings and volatility perhaps beginning to ebb, options traders can begin to feel more comfortable with bullish positions. More 

Trade of the Day: Tenet Healthcare (THC)

Jan. 30, 2015, 10:41 am EDT – Until a bullish or bearish market trend replaces the whipsaw action, take smaller positions than normal but don't sit out completely. More