Trading

A Golden Opportunity Emerges in the Market Vectors Gold Miners ETF (GDX)

A shiny setup is beckoning in gold stocks. Embrace the opportunity and exploit high volatility with a GDX naked put play. Read Article

Tesla Motors Inc: Short TSLA Into Earnings to Profit

Tesla stock has a strong fan base. Shorting it won't win popularity contests but can deliver an easy double with little out-of-pocket expense. Read Article

United States Steel Corporation: Profit From the Upcoming Steel Bend (X)

Profiteering for bears in X stock just got a whole lot easier courtesy of a top and the options market. Read Article

SolarCity Corp (SCTY): Is the Selling Getting Overdone?

With SolarCity now deeply oversold and trading at a large discount to oil, the time is right to take a slightly bullish stance on SCTY stock. Read Article

Trade of the Day: Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT)

The technical setup, along with lowered guidance, makes me feel comfortable going "short” MSFT with put options. Read Article

Alphabet Inc: GOOGL Stock Is Going Lower. Here’s How Far.

Alphabet (GOOG, GOOGL) sparked a selling spree with its weak earnings report. This is the next downside target for GOOGL stock. Read Article

Trade of the Day: CVS Stock Could Offer Some Defensive Upside

While it may not be the sexiest play, CVS Health Corp is showing relative strength. Read Article

Bank of America Corp (BAC) Stock: Short This Wounded Gazelle

Banks are in a no-win situation in 2016, and Bank of America (BAC) is one wounded gazelle that stands out. Trade BAC stock to the short side. Read Article

United States Oil Fund LP (ETF) (USO): Drill This Dip for Cash

Tuesday's dip in oil prices is a golden opportunity for traders. Cash rewards await in the United States Oil Fund LP (ETF) (USO). Read Article

Blackberry Ltd: Breakouts Beckon in BBRY

Despite lackluster action, BBRY is offering a pair of breakout plays of note, and income traders can score decent returns with covered calls. Read Article

Apple Inc.: Bruised Apple Stock Is Ripe for the Bulls (AAPL)

Don’t be scared if Apple stock heads lower, use it to your advantage with a bull put spread campaign. Read Article

Mining a NUGT Pullback for a Triple Play in Gold

NUGT, has seen explosive growth lately ... maybe too explosive. So position for a correction using a diagonal put spread. Read Article

Trade of the Day: Sonic Corporation (NASDAQ:SONC)

U.S. equities of all stripes finished near their highs of the day (which is always a good sign), led by restaurants, casinos and homebuilders. Energy stocks were up but lagged on weakness in crude oil. Read Article

Chevron Corporation (CVX) Stock: Buy the Dips, But …

Chevron (CVX) is currently up nearly 40% from its January lows, but investors and traders must suppress the urge to chase CVX stock higher. Read Article

Trade of the Day: SBUX Stock Cooling Off Again

The sideways movement in Starbucks Corporation is likely to lead to another leg lower. Read Article

3 Tech Stocks Calling In the Cavalry (AAPL, GOOGL, MSFT)

Earnings disappointments are weighing on tech stocks, but looming support for Apple (AAPL), Alphabet (GOOGL) and Microsoft (MSFT) provide bullish trading opportunities. Read Article

Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN): The Ultimate Startup!

Wall Street opinions over Amazon.com (AMZN) are polarized. Play Amazon stock neutrally and earn nearly 20% in returns. Read Article

Apple Inc.: When You Should Start Shorting AAPL Stock

Apple (AAPL) fell to an important multiyear technical line of support. A break below here could expose AAPL stock to even more downside. Read Article

Trade of the Day: Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (NYSE:BABA)

We've opened a new bearish trade on Alibaba (BABA). BABA started breaking lower this week after climbing with the rest of the market, and we anticipate the stock is going to continue dropping in the run up to the company’s quarterly earnings announcement on May 5, before the market opens. Read Article

Freeport-McMoRan Inc: Benjamins Rain in the Land of Copper (FCX)

Freeport McMoRan is hot hot hot! FCX owners looking to take profits should consider the following tactic. It's a win-win. Read Article