Options Trade

Trade of the Day: U.S. Steel (X)

The bears got a 2% win last week as Wall Street ran for the exits. There were bullish signs that showed some pressure might be relieved on Friday's rebound, and near-term support held. But there is one particular stock that I’m recommending for a bearish trade. More 

Trade of the Day: Macy’s (M)

Fed-generated momentum could continue to push stocks higher, but slowing growth could cause the market to make an about-face very quickly. Here's a trade for the bullish side of the equation. More 

Trade of the Day: Western Union (WU)

I like call options on WU to play continued strength in the shares and a possible run to the low $20s. More 

Trade of the Day: Kellogg (K)

With the rally in major stock indexes beginning to look stretched, today’s recommendation is for a put option on Kellogg. More 

Trade of the Day: TiVo (TIVO)

TIVO shares have been in a tight two-year trading range, and a blowout quarterly report on Tuesday could lead to an explosive move. More 

Trade of the Day: iPath VIX Short-Term Futures ETN (VXX)

To profit from a continued slide in volatility, the CounterPoint Options system is recommending a bearish trade on the iPath S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN (VXX). More 

Trade of the Day: Cooper Tire & Rubber (CTB)

With major U.S. stock market indexes regaining bullish readings and volatility perhaps beginning to ebb, options traders can begin to feel more comfortable with bullish positions. More