Trading Advice

2 Bullish Trades for JCP Stock Ahead of Earnings

J C Penney is facing heavy pessimism, but better-than-expected sales guidance could spark a shift in sentiment for JCP stock. Read Article

How to Short AAPL Stock With Style

Apple Inc. (AAPL) has boasted the ascension pattern of a rocket ship, but even the mightiest of stocks on the Street have to pay the gravity piper from time to time. Read Article

3 Blue Chips, $1,000 in Covered Calls for March

Sell covered calls against sturdy blue chips like Disney (DIS), DirecTV (DTV) and MasterCard (MA) to make big income (and possibly even pick them up on the cheap). Read Article

Trade of the Day: GrubHub (GRUB)

GrubHub hares formed a “double-top” last August near $46, and overhead resistance is at $42. Read Article

Under Armour Inc: UA Stock Is Wrestling Its Way to the Top

Under Armour Inc (UA) is showing promising fundamental signs, which should help push UA stock out of its six-month range. Read Article

Trade of the Day: Pattern Targets a 20% Run in Small-Cap Fund

PowerShares DWA SmallCap Momentum Portfolio (DWAS) broke from an inverse head-and-shoulders formation. Read Article

3 Stocks to Play NASDAQ 5,000

The Nasdaq Composite has a gravitational pull toward the 5,000 area. Here are three stocks that could rally in kind. Read Article

UnitedHealth Stock – Here Are the Latest UNH Options

Investors in UnitedHealth Group Inc. (NYSE:UNH) saw new options begin trading for the April 17 expiration. Read Article

XME: Metals and Mining Stocks Are Bottoming

The XME ETF is showing signs of bottoming out and appears ready for an option trade with naked puts. Try this trade with XME. Read Article

Trade of the Day: Vulcan Materials (VMC)

Monday’s dip provides an opportunity to buy VMC on a pullback to its 30-day average, before its recent momentum resumes. Read Article

Tyson Foods: TSN Stock Should Pack a Protein-Fueled Punch

Tyson Foods, Inc. (TSN) has quickly recovered following a post-earnings drop, demonstrating resilience in TSN stock that should continue. Read Article

CenturyLink Stock – Understand the Newest CTL Options

Investors in CenturyLink Inc (NYSE:CTL) saw new options become available today for the Oct. 16 expiration. Read Article

Progressive Stock – Get What You Need With PGR Options

We looked up and down the Progressive (PGR) options chain for the new April 17 contracts and identified one put and one call contract of particular interest. Read Article

SBUX: The Froth is Building in Starbucks Stock

SBUX stock seems to be overbought. While fading strong trends aren't for the faint of heart, it can prove quite lucrative for those with who nail the timing. What's more, we can build a trade that profits even if SBUX stock stagnates in the coming weeks. Read Article

Use LNKD to Play the Social Media Stock Breakout

An anticipated breakout in the SOCL ETF could also trigger a boost for LinkedIn stock. Trade LNKD with this options play. Read Article

Trade of the Day: AU Optronics (AUO)

Analysts rolled the earnings shortfall into their 2015 models, making AU Optronics look like a stronger growth play than ever. Read Article

Newmont Mining Corp: It’s Almost Time to Take NEM Stock Seriously

The rally in Newmont Mining Corp is looking less like just another oversold bounce. We'll have a better idea once NEM stock reaches this target. Read Article

Trade of the Day: ADI Stock Scores High-Volume Breakout

A shallow pullback could provide a good entry point in Analog Devices, Inc. Read Article

ABX Stock’s Bottoming Pattern Looks Golden

The price chart of ABX stock boasts a trio of compelling developments that the bulls should find attractive. You can double your investment in two months with this options trade. Read Article