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: Valero Energy (VLO) and Ingersol Rand (IR)

Apr. 4, 2014, 9:22 am EDT – The Nasdaq isn't strong and short-term stochastic readings for the Dow and S and P 500 are overbought and need to be worked out before stocks can head universally higher. More 

Trade of the Day: Honda Motors (HMC)

Mar. 28, 2014, 9:10 am EDT – The Nasdaq has been the most consistent of the three major stock market indexes, so this slip bears watching. More 

Trade of the Day: Applied Materials (AMAT)

Mar. 21, 2014, 8:16 am EDT – For today, to get some upside exposure to the stock market, we’ve got a chip maker: Applied Materials (AMAT). More 

Trade of the Day: McDermott (MDR)

Mar. 14, 2014, 9:38 am EDT – With our indicators continuing to reside in bullish territory but weakening, traders should begin to add more puts, as it never hurts to have some insurance. More 

Trade of the Day: Gray Television (GTN)

Mar. 7, 2014, 8:45 am EDT – While my system highlighted this options trading opportunity in Gray Television (GTN) because of the technical picture, it reports earnings on March 11. More 

Trade of the Day: Adobe Systems (ADBE)

Feb. 28, 2014, 9:15 am EDT – Stocks continue to build on their recent strength, and the bullish trend in the stock market today should continue as we head into the first week of March. More 

Trade of the Day: Pitney Bowes (PBI)

Feb. 21, 2014, 9:30 am EDT – The stock market built upon its recent strength over the past week, and signs point toward a continuation of that trend. More 

Trade of the Day: GT Advanced Technologies (GTAT)

Feb. 14, 2014, 9:34 am EDT – With our stock market indicators showing improvement, options traders should begin to lean more toward bullish positions such as buying calls. More 

Trade of the Day: Citigroup (C)

Feb. 7, 2014, 9:21 am EDT – Options traders should continue to buy puts as portfolio insurance, and also selectively buy calls to profit from a possible stock market bounce. More 

Trade of the Day: Ciena Corp. (CIEN)

Jan. 31, 2014, 9:19 am EDT – While the longer-term stock market outlook remains bullish, a shorter-term spate of more selling cannot be ruled out. More