Trading Advice

Trade of the Day: Papa John’s (PZZA)

With about a month before PZZA announces earnings, there's time to take advantage of its steady uptrend and increase in implied volatility. Read Article

3 Bear Plays for the Bust in Biotech Stocks

The bull in biotech stocks is dead. Embrace the new bearish overlords with put plays on these three biotechs. Read Article

Whole Foods Market: Shop for Income Using a WFM Stock Buy-Write

WFM stock continues to make the technical case, while Whole Foods shows the right kind of business moves for establishing a buy-write. Read Article

Trade of the Day: Dollar Tree (DLTR)

I've been warning of the possibility that Wall Street is already in a bear market. I will try to play counter-trend reversals from time to time…but today I’m recommending a bearish play. Read Article

Trade of the Day: JCP Stock Coming Back Into Fashion?

J C Penney Company Inc pulled back on profit-taking following a high-volume breakout. Read Article

GoPro Approaches IPO Pricing: 2 Trades for GPRO Stock

GPRO stock is approaching its IPO price. Here's how the bulls and bears should play the coming GoPro test. Read Article

Lululemon: LULU Stock Is Fit for a Bear

Recent earnings weakness, attractively priced options in Lululemon (LULU) stock and bearish chart patterns all help lead us to this trade idea. Read Article

GDX: Get Income While Gold Stocks Carve out a Bottom

Beaten-down gold mining stocks are beginning to percolate. Sell the Market Vectors Gold Miners ETF (GDX) puts to score some income while gold stocks carve out a bottom. Read Article

Trade of the Day: Microsoft (MSFT)

On any rally, take the opportunity to enter into bearish positions, such as put options, as every rally since the August decline has been sold off to some degree. To that end, today I’m recommending one such bearish trade in legacy tech. Read Article

Trade of the Day: VMW Stock is About to Come Crashing Down

VMware, Inc. is consolidating in a bearish formation usually seen near market tops. Read Article

PYPL: Get Your Payday in PayPal Stock

The coiled spring in PayPal stock is about to pop. Here's how to play the next move in PYPL shares. Read Article

Darkness Is Descending on SolarCity Stock (SCTY)

SolarCity stock is losing power -- rapidly. Here's a SCTY trade to capitalize on its downfall. Read Article

Costco Earnings Preview: 2 Trades for COST Stock

Wall Street's outlook for Costco earnings is pretty low key, but Costco stock has plenty of potential for a post-earnings breakout. Read Article

Trade of the Day: Financial Select Sector SPDR (XLF)

A drop below $22 is where I might target the XLF to go “short” with put options. Read Article

Ride the JNPR Stock Rally With This Options Play

Capitalize on JNPR stock’s bullish picture with well-priced options premiums suited for a long call position. Read Article

Trade of the Day: Gold Rush Could Boost GDX 35%

Market Vectors Gold Miners ETF is flashing positive technical signals. Read Article

BlackBerry Earnings Preview: 2 Trades for BBRY Stock

Wall Street has set the bar low for BlackBerry earnings, but the path of least resistance remains lower for BBRY stock. Read Article