Tim Biggam
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Look for Amazon’s Lofty Multiple to Shrink

Jul. 6, 2012, 9:30 am EDT – As competition rises, especially in the increasingly crowded e-book and small tablet market, margins will likely suffer -- then, watch out. More 

Research In Motion: A Bounce After Earnings?

Jun. 27, 2012, 8:34 am EDT – With RIMM having put in new lows, it'll take an earnings debacle to push it down further. Here are some options strategies that bet on a relief rally. More 

With Fed Announcements Behind Us, the Great Wait Begins

Jun. 22, 2012, 9:30 am EDT – Given this lackluster environment, I expect the S&P 500 to be range-bound through September. To prep for that event, consider these options trading ideas. More 

Effective Management, New Business Should Drive Exxon Mobil

Jun. 15, 2012, 8:44 am EDT – XOM's strong management team and bevy of new deals should help the stock move forward through October. Consider these options plays to profit. More 

Tiger’s Memorial Win: A Boon for Nike?

Jun. 7, 2012, 8:32 am EDT – Overly bearish sentiment on Nike (NKE) finally is starting to wane, and swoosh-bearer Tiger Woods' re-emergence could help things improve in coming months. More 

Playing a Possible Facebook Bounce

May. 31, 2012, 7:45 am EDT – Think the social network giant is getting oversold in the post-IPO backlash? Here are some options strategies that will score if it rebounds. More 

Computing an Options Play on Dell

May. 24, 2012, 7:15 am EDT – The stock is so low now that a bounce is due soon, here are some possibilities for options strategies. More 

Apple Due for Some Institutional Support

May. 18, 2012, 6:15 am EDT – Apple (AAPL) has mostly struggled since reporting earnings in April. Explore these options plays for a potential boost by institutional buyers. More 

Finding Value in Vale

May. 16, 2012, 8:00 am EDT – This Brazilian basic materials company has been unduly punished, and you can use any of several option strategies to take advantage of that. More 

Options Trades for Cisco’s Crawl Back

May. 14, 2012, 8:19 am EDT – The reaction to Cisco's earnings and guidance has been overdone. Expect CSCO to slowly make its way back up, and use these plays to profit. More