Ian Harvey
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Editor of Stock Options Made Easy

Ian Harvey has been trading on the stock market for over 25 years and has also been a top financial adviser for several multi-national companies. Since making trading his full-time career from1998, he has become a sought-after financial writer, researcher and consultant.

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Recent Articles

6 Reasons Verifone’s (PAY) Going Down…and How You Can Profit

Sep. 5, 2013, 9:19 am EDT – Though electronic payment company Verifone (PAY) has tried to expand, amid tough competition its prospects are dim. Try a put option to profit on the downside. More 

Play Puts on Walmart (WMT) Drama

Sep. 4, 2013, 10:20 am EDT – As the economy improves, so will Costco and Target--but Wal-Mart will probably stagnate as it adjusts to new economic realities its customers face. More 

Options Trade – Dollar General (DG) Calls

Sep. 3, 2013, 10:51 am EDT – DG is trading slightly down today, but you can profit with an options call on expected bullish earnings. More 

H&R Block (HRB) Earnings Trade

Sep. 3, 2013, 9:02 am EDT – Earnings, tax laws, upgrades, hedge funds and a pullback say an options call on H&R Block (HRB) is a positive move. More 

Swipe a Profit From a MasterCard Options Call

Aug. 30, 2013, 10:48 am EDT – Mastercard (MA) has a lot going for it, from positive earnings to expanding its reach via mobile payment systems. Here's how you can trade it. More 

Michael Kors (KORS): a Steady Stock in Fickle Fashion

Aug. 29, 2013, 9:45 am EDT – With the recent pullback, KORS calls are undervalued, presenting a great opportunity to profit from this surprisingly steady fashion stock. More 

2 Call Options for a Netflix (NFLX) Rebound

Aug. 28, 2013, 9:02 am EDT – Netflix's business is on a roll, but the stock is currently discounted due to Syria fears, making this a great time to buy calls. More 

Soar to the Cloud with Salesforce (CRM) Options

Aug. 27, 2013, 9:41 am EDT – This software-as-a-service company has a lot going for it fundamentally, so capture that strength with a call option with up to 50% upside! More 

3 Catalysts to Boost Google (GOOG) Higher

Aug. 26, 2013, 10:44 am EDT – Google (GOOG) has pulled back slightly, but it could be a triple threat with support from hedgies and analysts, plus a possible NFL content deal. More 

Profit from the McKesson (MCK) Dividend Rush

Aug. 26, 2013, 9:05 am EDT – McKesson (MCK) just raised its dividend, and buyers will be rushing in before the ex-div date this Thursday. Try a call option to benefit from the jump. More