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Crude Oil Spikes on Saudi Arabia Air Strikes (USO)

With prices having already fallen so low, continued turmoil in the Middle East will inject additional upside risk in the oil markets. Here's how to trade the war-induced tumult with options. More 

USO: Bet With the Bulls as Crude Oil Tumbles

Oil is at a six-year low, trading at less than $45 per barrel. Here's a contrarian trade on the USO ETF to play the crude oil crash. More 

Stocks Calm Amid Deflation, Profit Threats

It's almost forbidden to say this out loud with sentiment so bubbly, but things are looking recession-y on several measures. More 

What to Do in an Abnormally Inactive Market

It may be worthwhile to study the possible impact of other markets on stock prices. More 

3 Reasons to Short the Rebound in Oil Prices (And How to Do It)

The bullish case for oil prices is looking threadbare as the fundamental factors keep stacking against it. Short oil and profit. More 

USO: Join the Bulls’ Charge Back Into Oil

The bulls have established a foothold in the United States Oil Fund LP (ETF), and option premiums remain expensive. Use puts to profit in USO. More 

Don’t Call a Bottom for Oil Just Yet

Oil prices are enjoying a significant bounce after months of deterioration, but it's too early to say whether we've hit a low-water mark. More