Trade of the Day: United States Oil Fund (USO)

My indicators have turned definitively bearish. My recommendation is to keep lots of insurance in your portfolio and to start cutting back on your bullish positions. More 

Stocks Hold Up Better Than Expected

But this could just be a lull in an impending storm of volatility. More 

Buy the Dips and Bullish Reversals in XOM Stock

Energy stocks will need to lead meaningfully if stocks want to rally in the second half of 2015. XOM stock could be an important participant. More 

Play the Iran Nuclear Talks With a USO ETF Strangle

Well-priced premiums and an imminent dismantling of a trading range in the USO ETF look attractive for long strangle positions. More 

Stocks Rebound, But Don’t Rule Out a Breakdown Yet

Greece headlines and a late surge in tech helped drive markets higher on Wednesday, but Tuesday's breakdown still lingers as a negative omen. More 

When Do Leveraged ETFs Make Sense?

Leveraged ETFs can be a money trap for careless investors ... but they can be a useful tool to fill out the aggressive part of a balanced portfolio. More 

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