Trading Advice

Trade of the Day: Agilent Technologies (A)

Agilent Technologies (A) dropped 2.2% on Friday. According to the Profit Scanner powered by Recognia, this move represents the start of a new downtrend. Read Article

Kansas City Southern: Short Double-Topping KSU Stock

Kansas City Southern had a great run in recent years but price action over the past twelve months now sets KSU stock up as a better short. Read Article

Trade of the Day: Jump on BIIB Stock on a Pullback or Breakout

There are a number of positive technical developments on the chart of Biogen Idec Inc. Read Article

RSX: Russian Stocks Beckon the Brave

Russian stocks have suffered the most amid the oil crash, and now the RSX ETF is calling out to brave contrarians. Read Article

Trade of the Day: Home Depot (HD)

While potential trouble has become more evident, momentum in the major stock indexes continues to lean to the bullish side, and options traders should evenly weight bullish and bearish positions. Today’s trade is on the bullish side of that equation. Read Article

Restoration Hardware Still Has Wind at Its Back (RH)

Restoration Hardware shares jumped on Thursday after the earnings report. The charts and momentum support higher prices still for RH stock. Read Article

Act Fast to Trade These Gilead Sciences (GILD) Options

Investors in Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD) saw new options become available today for the January 2015 expiration. Read Article

Trade of the Day: Ride DAL Stock Up but Protect Profits

As long as oil prices continue to fall, Delta Air Lines Inc. is likely to rise. Read Article

FuelCell: FCEL Stock Is Projecting a Monster Earnings Move

Another earnings report, another volatile situation for FuelCell Energy. Don't bother with direction -- just cash in with straddles on FCEL stock. Read Article

Trade of the Day: PowerShares QQQ (QQQ)

Support on the Nasdaq at 4,675-4,650 was tested once again following the trip to 4,679. Read Article

Check Your Return Policy on Costco Stock

Costco stock has rallied into rich overbought readings, and Wednesday's bearish reversal likely signifies a cap on COST. Read Article

Trade of the Day: Buy GLD’s Reversal for a Quick Pop

SPDR Gold Trust ETF (GLD) penetrated an inflection point, changing the short-term trend to bullish. Read Article

Why Adobe Stock Could Jump After Earnings (ADBE)

Adobe stock should resume its longer-term uptrend following its Thursday earnings report. Trade ADBE options beforehand. Read Article

Trade of the Day: PowerShares DB U.S. Dollar Bullish ETF (UUP)

The value of the USD has been getting stronger and stronger as the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) has wound down its QE program. Read Article

NetSuite: Watch for a Break Higher in N Stock

Netsuite (N) is being supported by the broader tech sector, and N stock itself is waving a sound technical bull flag pattern. Read Article

Trade of the Day: Breakout in GS Stock Targets a Double-Digit Run

Goldman Sachs Group Inc broke from a support zone on high volume and a buy signal. Read Article

Take the Risk for Reward With Pfizer Options

Given the recent breakout and the solid fundamentals, I like the ratio of risk to reward of both the Pfizer (PFE) February 33 and March 33 call options. Read Article

Achieve Higher Premiums With New Staples Options

With 192 days until expiration, the new Staples options mean higher premiums than the contracts with a closer expiration. Read Article

Could LULU Stock Close 2014 With a Bang?

The Lululemon earnings report is in sight, and Wall Street is projecting a big move. We have two ways to play LULU stock. Read Article

2 Options for the Apple Stock Stumble (AAPL)

Apple stock has stumbled and shows near-term technical risks. These two option plays look enticing for playing AAPL into year-end. Read Article