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: General Mills, Inc. (NYSE:GIS)

Feb. 24, 2017, 9:40 am EST – It seems there are just too many retailers and probably also too many food companies, with too many products. That’s a situation that’s going to have to resolve itself eventually. More 

Trade of the Day: Guggenheim CurrencyShares Euro Trust (NYSEARCA:FXE)

Feb. 22, 2017, 9:07 am EST – Going forward, politics is still a question mark and could be a stimulus for a major correction down the road. But one area where I am willing to place a long-term bullish bet is in currencies. More 

Trade of the Day: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD)

Feb. 17, 2017, 9:38 am EST – When a market breaks out of a trading range, it usually moves up for about as long as it was moving sideways. For that reason, I’m going to maintain a bullish posture. More 

Trade of the Day: Newmont Mining Corp (NYSE:NEM)

Feb. 10, 2017, 9:52 am EST – In my opinion, the market is still on a bit of a sugar high following the election, and investors may be banking on policy decisions that simply haven’t happened yet. Meanwhile, I’m becoming more bullish on gold once again. More 

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

Feb. 3, 2017, 9:20 am EST – The market has been on a bit of sugar high since Donald Trump’s election, but I believe it is starting to come back to reality. A lot of the problems that existed before the election will begin to weigh on the market more heavily. More 

Trade of the Day: SPDR Gold Trust (ETF) (NYSEARCA:GLD)

Jan. 27, 2017, 9:34 am EST – After tapping the $1,220 per ounce level earlier this week, gold has begun to pull back. More 

Trade of the Day: iPath S&P 500 VIX Short Term Futures TM ETN (NYSEARCA:VXX)

Jan. 20, 2017, 9:41 am EST – This market, considering that it is in such a narrow trading range following the Trump rally, is starting to tell me that putting on some insurance bets is probably a good idea. More 

Trade of the Day: Goldcorp Inc. (USA) (NYSE:GG)

Jan. 13, 2017, 9:25 am EST – Gold is starting to look much better now, and the metals in general are starting to show some positive signs. More 

Trade of the Day: Welltower Inc (NYSE:HCN)

Jan. 11, 2017, 9:25 am EST – Everyone is betting on interest rates rising — well, they haven’t risen very much yet, and I think it’s going to be a much longer process. More 

Trade of the Day: Target (NYSE:TGT)

Jan. 6, 2017, 9:43 am EST – Earnings released by Macy’s (NYSE:M) and Kohl’s (NYSE:KSS) earlier this week showed a weak third quarter for retail companies More