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: Louisiana Pacific (LPX)

May. 22, 2015, 10:50 am EDT – The Dow Jones Transportation Index (DJT), which is one of leading indicators for the health of the economy, is not doing well. More 

Trade of the Day: International Business Machines (IBM)

May. 15, 2015, 9:31 am EDT – While I personally lean toward a bearish stance, I will let the market tell me what to trade. While sectors like retail look to be weakening, the technology sector continues to hold this market up. More 

Trade of the Day: Abercrombie & Fitch (ANF)

May. 11, 2015, 9:30 am EDT – The clothing retailer has been steadily climbing higher and looks to be making a move back toward its February highs. More 

Trade of the Day: International Paper (IP)

May. 8, 2015, 10:15 am EDT – Despite signals that a selloff is setting up, within the current range-bound stock market, my outlook is neutral to bearish. More 

Trade of the Day: Apache (APA)

May. 1, 2015, 9:31 am EDT – I am generally returning to a bullish stance on oil and related stocks -- and today’s trade is firmly in that camp. More 

Trade of the Day: Bank of New York Mellon (BK)

Apr. 24, 2015, 9:44 am EDT – Our internal indicators are confirming the break out for the Nasdaq. More 

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