Trade of the Day

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Trade of the Day: AAPL Stock a Big Risk to the Entire Stock Market

Through the lens of just about any metric I can come up with AAPL stock is now historically overbought and a risky bet for investors or traders looking to buy it.

How to Profit if There’s a Pullback in the S&P 500

Because there is a chance the S&P 500 could make another move to the downside, I’m recommending a downside insurance trade on the SPDR S&P 500 ETF (NYSEARCA:SPY).

Taking Advantage of the Post-Holiday Bounce with Nike

The post-Christmas bounce on Wall Street got off to a great start last week, and it is a great time to take advantage with a bullish put write on Nike, Inc. (NASDAQ:NKE).

Small-Caps in for More Bullishness in Early 2020

As we get closer to the beginning of 2020, I’ve been eyeing another bullish position on the iShares Russell 2000 ETF (NYSEARCA:IWM).

This Lithium Producer Increased Sales Despite Low Demand

I’d like to celebrate the S&P 500 latest high with a bullish put write on Albemarle Corporation (NYSE:ALB), the specialty chemical manufacturer.

Trade of the Day: Gold Miner ETF GDX Scores a Breakout

In the two otherwise quiet trading sessions ahead of Christmas gold mining stocks had a classic chart breakout. In my eye this is a sign of things to come, i.e. higher prices for the GDX etf in coming weeks/months.

Banking on Pre-Earnings Strength in BAC

Two weeks ago, we recommended you sell a put write on Bank of America (NYSE:BAC).

Capitalize on the Banks with a Call on Citigroup

My indicators are giving bullish readings for the second week in a row, and I think a bullish trade on Citigroup, Inc. (NYSE:C).

A Well-Packaged Short for FedEx Stock Bears Post-Earnings

Following earnings FedEx stock investors can take delivery and buy back shares back for a very handsome profit relative to risk.

Time to Get Aggressive on Coca-Cola

The S&P 500 is encountering resistance at around 3,200, but for us, that just means it’s the perfect time to sell a new covered call on The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO).

Trade of the Day: FB Stock Gearing up for Another Breakout

Shares of Facebook continue to grind higher and now looks to be coiling up for another move higher toward a well-defined next upside target.

Trade of the Day: Verizon Stock Coiling for a Break Higher

VZ stock has traded in an increasingly bullish pattern of late. This could translate into a chart breakout.

Collect on the Pharmaceutical Boom With Eli Lilly

Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE:LLY) provided optimistic guidance for 2020 today, and it looks like the stock will head higher at the open this morning.

Don’t Miss Your Chance to Collect Income on Microsoft

Despite some back and forth in the major indexes last Friday, investor sentiment looks strong, and we think now is a great time to sell a put write on Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT).

The Trade Deal Helps Energy Stocks Like Williams Companies, Inc.

Following three weeks of bearish readings, my indicators are back to giving buy signals, and I want to recommend a bullish position on Williams Companies, Inc. (NYSE:WMB).

Set Yourself up to Profit From the Russell 2000’s Bullishness

The Russell 2000 made a technical breakout last week, and I want to take advantage with a bullish call debit spread on the iShares Russell 2000 ETF (NYSEARCA:IWM).

Trade of the Day: Intuit Stock Hanging on by a Thread

After falling 15% from recent highs, INTU stock's chart points to further weakness ahead. This stock continues to show absolute and relative weakness.

Trade of the Day: Schlumberger Stock Is a Catch-Up Play

Energy stocks like Schlumberger SLB stock in recent weeks have begun showing signs of life after notable underperformance. This could bode well into year-end and into 2020.

Retailers Like Target Still Look Strong

We can accelerate our retail returns with a new put write on TGT.

Strong Jobs Numbers Boost Bank of America

We want to take advantage of rising long-term interest rates with a put write on Bank of America (NYSE:BAC)