Options Trade

Buy VIX Calls for Cheap Protection

The combination of a depressed VIX and steady stock market gains means that volatility is cheap. Now's the time to buy VIX calls to protect yourself. More 

Trade of the Day: Wells Fargo (WFC)

Make a bullish bet on Wells Fargo stock price going up on its earnings. More 

Trade of the Day: Oracle (ORCL)

ORCL is a powerhouse stock with excellent short- and mid-term outlooks; it’s a great time to put on a call option. More 

Trade of the Day: Hilton Hotels (HLT)

This strategy is one of my favorites for stock trading. More 

Trade of the Day: Sprint (S)

While my system identified Sprint as a solid bullish near-term option trading play, continue to hold some puts, especially over the immediate short term. More 

Trade of the Day: UltraShort 20+ Year Treasury Fund (TBT)

To the typical options trader, an option that expires without value is a complete nightmare, but not when you’re using options for credit spreads. More 

Trade of the Day: Northrop Grumman (NOC)

I often apply a "go against the grain" thinking to my trades and it's led me to a bullish position in defense stocks. More