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: Crown Holdings (CCK)

Feb. 27, 2015, 9:51 am EDT – In a change from their steady decline during the past few weeks, Treasury bonds (TLT) are trying to rebound and recover. More 

Trade of the Day: Advanced Micro Devices

Feb. 20, 2015, 9:33 am EDT – With the major stock indexes retaining bullish readings and volatility indexes continuing to move lower, traders should lean toward bullish positions overall. Here’s one such bullish trade from the strongest market index. More 

Trade of the Day: QLogic (QLGC)

Feb. 13, 2015, 10:01 am EDT – Volatility may be easing, but it always best to err on the side of caution. More 

Trade of the Day: FireEye (FEYE)

Feb. 10, 2015, 9:18 am EDT – FEYE is an application software company that has been building a nice trading channel and recently broke out above both that and the 200-day moving average. More 

Trade of the Day: Cooper Tire & Rubber (CTB)

Feb. 6, 2015, 9:32 am EDT – With major U.S. stock market indexes regaining bullish readings and volatility perhaps beginning to ebb, options traders can begin to feel more comfortable with bullish positions. More 

Trade of the Day: Tenet Healthcare (THC)

Jan. 30, 2015, 10:41 am EDT – Until a bullish or bearish market trend replaces the whipsaw action, take smaller positions than normal but don't sit out completely. More 

Trade of the Day: Merck (MRK)

Jan. 23, 2015, 9:40 am EDT – With major U.S. stock indexes returning to bullish trends, today's trade is a call option in "Big Pharma" stock Merck (MRK). More 

Trade of the Day: Briggs & Stratton (BGG)

Jan. 16, 2015, 9:27 am EDT – The major indices have again fallen below their 50-day moving averages. More 

Trade of the Day: Clorox (CLX)

Jan. 9, 2015, 9:44 am EDT – With all signs pointing to continuing uncertainty, here’s a strong bullish trade in the “safety trade” sector of consumer staples. More 

Trade of the Day: Wendy’s (WEN)

Jan. 5, 2015, 9:42 am EDT – Wendy’s has moved into a bullish trend relative to its key moving averages and should continue moving higher. More