Opportunity Knocks in the Oil Markets (USO)

The United States Oil Fund LP (ETF) has delivered six separate 10% swings in the past two and a half months alone. The wild ride opens some opportunities for options trades. More 

USO ETF: Speculate Long but Hedge Your USO Bet With a Collar

A collar strategy is fit for bullish investors given extremely high volatility readings and a technical low in USO ETF. More 

Stocks Eke Out Weekly Gain Ahead of Easter Holiday

Stocks traded weakly on Thursday, and instead, the action was in commodities, where crude oil churned in response to headlines about an outline to a deal concerning Iran's nuclear program. More 

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