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How to Play a Short-Term Top in the S&P 500 (SPY)

Multiple extremes in the VIX suggest a possible short-term top in the SPY ETF. Consider this trade for a quick profit. More 

Which Way Will the S&P 500 Index Resolve? (SPX)

The past few days of volatile trading in the S&P 500 (SPX) are causing uncertainty, and the path of least resistance is lower, not higher. More 

Volatility Returns! Here’s How to Play It (SPY)

The S&P 500 index is being tossed around like a rag doll. Here are a pair of SPY ETF option strategies to embrace market volatility. More 

Position for Bear Territory in the SPY ETF Using Options

Bears aren’t likely to hibernate this summer in the SPY ETF, so take advantage of a bearish chart with an August bear put spread. More 

Play the VIX Super Spike With SPY ETF Options

The fear-driven VIX super spike has boosted SPY ETF option premiums. Use bull put spreads to profit. More 

S&P 500: Should You Buy the SPY ETF Now?

Despite Monday's selloff in the S&P 500, there are a number of bullish arguments to be made for the SPY ETF. But even then ... More 

Investing: How to Increase Your Odds of Success

Investing in index funds instead of actively managed funds isn't a cure-all, but it's a great step toward improving your portfolio. More