Ken Trester
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Editor, Maximum Options

As the nation's foremost professional options trader, Ken Trester isn't just another "options educator." He's a pro who has been trading options since the first exchanges opened in 1973. In fact, he has documented 27-straight winning years publishing recommendations for traders.

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Recent Articles

Trade of the Day: Utilities SPDR (ETF) (XLU)

Jan. 22, 2018, 9:03 am EST – I don’t think interest rates are going to go up that much at this point. So, I'm seeing an opportunity to profit on a bounceback in utilities after the bears overdid it on the downside. More 

Trade of the Day: Snap Inc (SNAP)

Jan. 19, 2018, 9:10 am EST – Tuesday’s one-day reversal would usually have been a negative for the market, but the fact that the S&P closed higher the very next day goes to show just how strong the current market is. More 

Trade of the Day: Brixmor Property Group (BRX)

Jan. 16, 2018, 9:04 am EST – This extreme bullish sentiment and the fact that valuations are significantly overextended tells me that we could see a 10%-20% correction in the near future. More 

Trade of the Day: iShares NASDAQ Biotechnology Index (ETF) (IBB)

Jan. 10, 2018, 9:16 am EST – We will start to see whether investor optimism has been converted into sales this earnings season, which will get into full swing in the next few weeks. In the meantime, I'm looking to trade one of my favorite bullish themes: biotech. More 

Trade of the Day: Devon Energy Corp (DVN)

Jan. 5, 2018, 9:11 am EST – The Iran protests are not having a direct effect on oil production, but they seem to be making oil investors a bit more fearful. It also appears that the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) is really trying to be disciplined and maintain its production cuts. More 

Trade of the Day: Weight Watchers International, Inc. (WTW)

Jan. 3, 2018, 8:54 am EST – January is "prime time" for Weight Watchers, and this time last year we had great success in Maximum Options with a similar trade to the one I'm recommending today. More 

Trade of the Day: Apple (AAPL)

Dec. 28, 2017, 9:23 am EST – With the stock holding at support at its 50-day moving average, I'm taking a bullish stance on Apple (AAPL). More 

Trade of the Day: Target (TGT)

Dec. 26, 2017, 9:22 am EST – If the holiday-sales numbers come in better than expected, look out for a short squeeze in Target (TGT) and the retail sector in general. More 

Trade of the Day: Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ)

Dec. 18, 2017, 9:17 am EST – Any time businesses or consumers can get any kind of relief from the monster we are feeding when we pay our taxes, it’s always very beneficial. More 

Trade of the Day: Juno Therapeutics Inc (JUNO)

Dec. 15, 2017, 8:41 am EST – Juno Therapeutics has had a few negatives, but the technology is good, and I think eventually it will go higher. More