Trading Advice

Play the Dive in the iShares FTSE/Xinhua China 25 Index (ETF) (NYSEARCA:FXI)

The iShares FTSE/Xinhua China 25 Index (ETF) (NYSEARCA:FXI) fell hard today as China stock bulls finally paid the piper. Here's how to play FXI's next move. Read Article

Trade of the Day: Xilinx (XLNX)

The major stock indexes are continuing to give bullish readings, so options traders should continue to favor call buying. Read Article

GS Stock – Profit From the Goldman Sachs Earnings Rejection

Wall Street greeted Goldman Sachs' blowout earnings with a slew of selling. Here's how to capitalize on continued profit taking on GS stock. Read Article

TASR Earnings Preview: Take the Sting Out of Taser Stock With a Bull Call Spread

Taser stock looks bullish, but volatile and erratic post-earnings moves in TASR shares demand traders use a bull call spread. Read Article

Are Biotech Stocks Set for a Resurgence?

After some recent consolidation, biotech stocks could be a buy now that the worst of the washout is over and sentiment is improving. Read Article

Panera Bread Co: PNRA Stock Will Buy Its Way to $200

Panera Bread Co (PNRA) shares exploded higher Thursday on a major buyback program. The trend in PNRA stock is now decidedly northbound. Read Article

Trade of the Day: NUE Stock Gearing Up for a Major Advance

Buy Nucor Corporation in anticipation of a break through its downtrend line. Read Article

IBM Preview: 2 Trades for IBM Stock Ahead of Earnings

IBM stock faces a wall of pessimism ahead of earnings, but the company has little to offer Wall Street to change the bears' mind. Read Article

U.S. Steel: X Stock Marks the Spot

U.S. Steel stock is ready to bounce back. Naked puts on X stock are a good way to profit from Wednesday's burst. Read Article

3 Energy Stocks the Charts Say Will Pop

Rising crude oil is pulling energy stocks out of the doldrums, and the charts of these three energy stocks in particular are screaming "buy!" Read Article

NKE: Steal a Bearish Fourth Base in Nike Stock

Despite a recent earnings beat and upgrades, NKE stock has lost technical momentum and long puts look attractively priced. Read Article

Freeport-McMoRan Inc: Why You Should Buy FCX Stock Soon

Mining stocks like Freeport-McMoRan Inc (FCX) are sporting strong technical support just in time for earnings season. Here's our target on FCX stock. Read Article

Trade of the Day: Start Shopping in the Oil Services Sector

Put the Market Vectors Oil Services ETF (OIH) and its top holdings on your buy list. Read Article

GS Earnings Preview: Trade Goldman Sachs Stock With Iron Condors

Goldman Sachs stock appears ready to challenge the $200 barrier before its quarterly earnings report. Trade GS stock with iron condors before the earnings announcement. Read Article

General Electric Earnings: 2 Trades for an Extended GE Stock Rally

Wall Street waits for additional data on General Electric's restructuring as GE prepares to release its first-quarter earnings report. Read Article

Google Inc: An Easy Search for a GOOGL Bear Call Spread in Google Stock

Limit your risk with a GOOGL bear vertical and take advantage of Google stock’s earnings-related tendencies and underlying volatility. Read Article

Caterpillar Inc.: When Will We See the Next Big Move in CAT Stock?

Caterpillar Inc. (CAT) faces an important test on April 23 when it faces earnings. Oddly, a rally OR a selloff could be bullish for CAT stock. Read Article

MCD Earnings Preview: Should You Bet on the Burger Wars?

Analysts are predicting an earnings shortfall when MCD reports its quarterly earnings next week. Is this an opportunity to profit from the burger wars? We'll look at the options chain. Read Article