Previously Ignored Sector Exploding Higher

A breakout from a major cup-and-handle formation has drawn in buyers. More 

Trade of the Day: General Motors (GM)

Markets have turned right back around to march up, so options traders should shift to a more bullish focus. I've got an undervalued call option to get you started. More 

Trade of the Day: Penn West Petroleum (PWE)

The market has turned bearish--which is no problem at all for options buyers. With the Fed propping up the market somewhat, puts are cheap and I have one to get you started. More 

Where to Turn When the Dollar is Strong

Tensions in the Eurozone and Asia have increased demand for the U.S. dollar--but that's usually not a good sign for U.S. stocks. I'll explain which sectors to favor and which to avoid. More 

Trade of the Day: Pitney Bowes (PBI)

The indexes look like they're ready to pause to refresh--but until they reach certain levels, keep your options trading tilted toward calls. Here's one inexpensive option in a familiar name. More 

3 Defensive ETFs to Watch This Week

With recent market events, it's time to begin your defense plays. 3 trades in IWM, UUP and TLT will get you started. More 

Don’t Expect Summer Driving to Get Much Cheaper

Oil prices are being supported by technical levels and an overbought dollar. Combine that with seasonality, and all signs point north for gas prices in the months ahead. More