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: Lowe’s (LOW)

Nov. 27, 2015, 11:50 am EST – I don’t think we’ll see any great gains because stocks and indices are running into an area of huge resistance. More 

Trade of the Day: Nordstrom (JWN)

Nov. 20, 2015, 10:37 am EST – Given the pickle that retailers have with high inventories and recession threats, I have a bearish play on a high-end name, Nordstrom (JWN). More 

Trade of the Day: U.S. Steel (X)

Nov. 13, 2015, 9:52 am EST – We're at a point at which it's smart to include some positions that will profit if things fall apart, as the near-term picture looks grim. As such, today I’m recommending a bearish option play. More 

Trade of the Day: Wyndham (WYN)

Nov. 6, 2015, 4:50 am EST – To take advantage of what I think are probably the last legs of this market rally, let's get long Wyndham (WYN). More 

Trade of the Day: Mattel (MAT)

Oct. 30, 2015, 9:44 am EST – There may be some quick money to be made on the bullish side in the short term. Today’s trade is along those lines. More 

Trade of the Day: DuPont (DD)

Oct. 23, 2015, 9:49 am EST – As I start to see signs of a bottoming process, I would expect investors to use any downdrafts in the next few weeks as a way to pick up bullish plays at a discount. More 

Trade of the Day: Pilgrim’s Pride (PPC)

Oct. 15, 2015, 10:46 am EST – I don't like to see these kinds of sharp market rallies with the indices in a downward bias. More 

Trade of the Day: H&R Block (HRB)

Oct. 9, 2015, 9:37 am EST – Bullish or bearish, my approach is that I am always looking for the best chances of winning. Probability is my biggest factor, and I rely on the software I built to tell me that probability. More 

Trade of the Day: Ryder System (R)

Oct. 2, 2015, 9:31 am EST – We are in what I now consider to be a bear market. More 

Trade of the Day: Microsoft (MSFT)

Sep. 25, 2015, 10:09 am EST – On any rally, take the opportunity to enter into bearish positions, such as put options, as every rally since the August decline has been sold off to some degree. To that end, today I’m recommending one such bearish trade in legacy tech. More