Trading Advice

Play Today’s Oil Gusher With the USO ETF

Crude oil prices are jumping this morning during a breakout attempt. Here's a pair of USO ETF plays to grab some cash from the move. Read Article

One Put and One Call Options Play for IVW Investors

Investors in iShares S&P 500 Growth Index Fund saw new options become available for the July 2016 expiration. Take advantage with these plays Read Article

Prepare for Yet Another Twitter Stock Dive (TWTR)

Another breakdown looms for Twitter stock. Here's a TWTR put spread to profit from the wounded blue bird's next descent. Read Article

Trade Like a Pro (Without Working Too Hard)

Trading lot a pro takes hard work and planning. Here are some critical steps to consider, and advice on a way to make things a bit simpler Read Article

Is Exxon Mobil (XOM) Stock Poised for an Upside Breakout?

Both oil and Exxon Mobil stock have found some meaningful support. Read Article

Position Smartly for Microsoft Stock Breakout (MSFT)

Strong earnings, upbeat business prospects and a solid technical picture puts Microsoft stock in good standing with bullish investors. Read Article

Trade of the Day: PepsiCo (PEP)

PEP shares rose $10 from late September to late October and then pulled back. They should be back to their winning ways now. Read Article

One Put and One Call For W.W. Grainger Investors (GWW)

With new July, 2016 options for W.W. Grainger available, investors in GWW stock can place a new call or new put option play to profit Read Article

3 Naked Puts for Yuletide Income (AAPL, DIS, CMCSA)

Make some extra income this holiday season by selling naked puts against Apple (AAPL), Disney (DIS) and Comcast (CMCSA). Read Article

Trade of the Day: Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG)

Chipotle stock is down significantly from the all-time high of $758, and value investors seem hesitant to show their own support. Read Article

Hop on UPS to Ride the TRAN Higher

Transports are regaining strength, on the verge of a possible breakout, and UPS looks like the best way to play it. Read Article

HP Inc Earnings Preview: 2 Trades for HPQ Stock

Wall Street is expecting sharp declines in revenue and earnings at HP, but analysts remain bullish on HPQ stock. Read Article

Short Pandora Stock With Pocket Change (P)

Give yourself a nice-size profit range to short Pandora stock with limited and light dollar risk using an options spread. Read Article

TRADE OF THE DAY: JBLU Stock About to Take Off

JetBlue Airways Corporation flashed a new buy signal, bouncing off of an oversold condition. Read Article

Priceline Group Inc (PCLN): Book Your Ticket to Profits

After soaring to new highs, Priceline (PCLN) corrected sharply after its earnings report. Now's your chance to strike at PCLN stock. Read Article

4 Unconventional Investing Rules for 2016

In 2015, most investors have seen single-digit gains. Here are 4 investing rules to help you boost your chances at higher returns. Read Article

Apple Inc. (AAPL): 2 Trades for the Upcoming Holiday Week

Apple stock looks to drift higher during the holiday-shortedned Thanksgiving week. Here are two trades for AAPL. Read Article

Profit on IBM Stock’s Misfortune With This Bearish Options Play

IBM stock is calling to low-risk investors with some bearish options plays promising huge profit potential. Read Article

Trade of the Day: Nordstrom (JWN)

Given the pickle that retailers have with high inventories and recession threats, I have a bearish play on a high-end name, Nordstrom (JWN). Read Article