24/7 Trade of the Day

Trade of the Day: Microsoft (MSFT)

On any rally, take the opportunity to enter into bearish positions, such as put options, as every rally since the August decline has been sold off to some degree. To that end, today I’m recommending one such bearish trade in legacy tech. More 

Trade of the Day: Financial Select Sector SPDR (XLF)

A drop below $22 is where I might target the XLF to go “short” with put options. More 

Trade of the Day: ETrade Financial (ETFC)

The yield spread continues to tighten as the curve flattens, and this is particularly bad for E*Trade Financial (ETFC). More 

Trade of the Day: iShares Silver Trust (SLV)

Silver suffered a sharp decline overnight and is down nearly 3% in early Tuesday trading. The CounterPoint Options system senses it has fallen too far, too quickly and is due for a rebound. More 

Trade of the Day: S&P 500 ETF (SPY)

The last time a government shutdown occurred was in October 2013, and the stock market actually moved higher. More 

Trade of the Day: GameStop (GME)

As we have seen recently, the stock market indicators can turn on a dime. More 

Trade of the Day: iShares 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF (TLT)

The level of interest rates is one of the most important points that help investors decide on price/earnings multiples for stocks. More 

Trade of the Day: PayPal (PYPL)

PayPal (PYPL) is scheduled to report earnings at the end of October. More 

Trade of the Day: Nike (NKE)

My definition of “fundamentally strong stocks” is a bit stricter these days. Nike has been on a bullish trend along with its industry while outperforming its sector. More 

Trade of the Day: FedEx (FDX)

A recovery in the Dow Jones transports would be a major help for the bulls, as the Dow Jones Industrial Average usually follows suit. More