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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Trade of the Day: NRG Energy, Inc. (NRG)

Apr. 20, 2018, 9:12 am EDT – With WTI crude oil trading close to $70 per barrel for the first time since 2014, energy stocks that have been laying low for a while are starting to perk up again, and one of those stocks is NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG). More 

Trade of the Day: Kirkland Lake Gold Ltd (KL)

Apr. 13, 2018, 9:30 am EDT – The threat of conflict in Syria has been keeping oil prices up. Gold has also been rising recently, and I think it will continue to be strong as long as tensions remain high. More 

Trade of the Day: iShares FTSE/Xinhua China 25 Index (ETF) (FXI)

Apr. 6, 2018, 9:25 am EDT – Even in a volatile market, I'm always looking to find bargains. And traders looking for value in this market should keep in mind that the recent declines in the Japanese and Chinese markets have been much more severe than what we have seen in the U.S. More 

Trade of the Day: DSW Inc. (DSW)

Apr. 2, 2018, 8:55 am EDT – The final reading for fourth-quarter GDP in the United States came in at 2.9% on Wednesday, which was above expectations for a reading of 2.7%. Consumer spending posted the largest gain in three years, and that is showing up in the market as well. More 

Trade of the Day: Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P. (MMP)

Mar. 26, 2018, 8:30 am EDT – As Treasury yields come down, interest-rate sensitive issues like REITs, utilities and other dividend-paying stocks are probably going to see a little rally. Within that group, pipeline MLPs are particularly attractive for a contrarian bullish play. More 

Trade of the Day: TrueCar Inc (TRUE)

Mar. 23, 2018, 9:26 am EDT – With my proprietary indicators and the technical picture both pointing to the downside, I am now in the bearish camp and I suggest being much more defensive with your portfolios at this time. More 

Trade of the Day: Waste Connections, Inc (WCN)

Mar. 19, 2018, 9:03 am EDT – While the S&P 500 has declined in four of the last five sessions, the market’s internals look much stronger than the major indices are showing on the surface. More 

Trade of the Day: Time Warner Inc (TWX)

Mar. 16, 2018, 9:03 am EDT – Time Warner has a lot of assets that I think are becoming a lot more valuable because of these takeover situations. More 

Trade of the Day: General Electric Company (GE)

Mar. 9, 2018, 8:59 am EDT – Everybody hates the stock, it’s dropped dramatically, they’re ready to hang the former CEO…and the problem has been that GE just was not generating enough cash. But now, my indications are that it is. More 

Trade of the Day: Newell Brands Inc (NWL)

Mar. 2, 2018, 9:22 am EDT – Carl Icahn saw a “short squeeze” going on in Herbalife, got in, and pressed the stock price way up, to the level it’s still at today. Now he’s aiming for a repeat performance with classic consumer-goods stock Newell Brands. More