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: 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 

Trade of the Day: United Parcel Service (UPS)

Jan. 24, 2014, 9:37 am EDT – This option recommendation could give you a 137% trading profit in the short term. More 

Trade of the Day: SolarWinds (SWI)

Jan. 17, 2014, 9:17 am EDT – Our index indicators are giving bullish readings, unchanged from last week, but being extremely selective about the best stocks to buy remains key. More 

Trade of the Day: Oracle (ORCL)

Jan. 10, 2014, 9:45 am EDT – ORCL is a powerhouse stock with excellent short- and mid-term outlooks; it’s a great time to put on a call option. More 

Trade of the Day: Sprint (S)

Jan. 3, 2014, 10:06 am EDT – While my system identified Sprint as a solid bullish near-term option trading play, continue to hold some puts, especially over the immediate short term. More 

Trade of the Day: UltraShort 20+ Year Treasury Fund (TBT)

Dec. 26, 2013, 9:48 am EDT – To the typical options trader, an option that expires without value is a complete nightmare, but not when you’re using options for credit spreads. More 

Trade of the Day: PerkinElmer (PKI)

Dec. 20, 2013, 9:35 am EDT – With our indicators returning to bullish mode, you should return to favoring bullish options trades over bearish ones. More 

Trade of the Day: Ixia (XXIA)

Dec. 13, 2013, 9:52 am EDT – With our indicators showing signs of weakness, options traders should look toward balancing bullish and bearish positions. More 

Trade of the Day: Randgold Resources (GOLD)

Dec. 10, 2013, 10:09 am EDT – One of the best of the worst in gold stocks is Randgold Resources (GOLD). More