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December 17, 2018

Johnson & Johnson’s Unbalanced Put Fly

Today, we take a look at Johnson & Johnson ($JNJ), its massive increase in implied volatility and more.  Check out the video below to hear what I had to say. Follow me on Twitter: @cboesib

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December 13, 2018

Deal Or No Deal?

Today, we continue to visit our position in the Nasdaq Composite ETF, the QQQ.  Find out if think you want to take the deal, or walk away by clicking the video below. Follow me on Twitter: @cboesib

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December 12, 2018

How Big Of A Move Can We Expect?

It’s hard enough to project which direction a stock is going to go.  But then what?  How far is it going to move over a given time period?  Click the video below to find out exactly how we calculate the magnitude of the projected move using implied volatility. Follow me on Twitter: @cboesib

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December 11, 2018

CME Looks To Thrive In This Market

While elements of the Brexit deal could still be “clarified,” European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker is ruling out any renegotiation of the divorce agreement after Theresa May delayed a critical parliamentary vote on her proposal to leave the EU. She now plans to meet with European leaders before an EU summit in Brussels on Thursday. If […]

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December 10, 2018

I Am Not Sure Where Stitch Fix Is Going, But the Market Says It’s Not Staying Here!

Stitch Fix (Ticker: SFIX) is set to release its latest earnings report today (12/10/18) after the close.  The market is pricing in a massive move of approximately 26%.  I have no idea if that is up or down, but apparently, we are not staying here.  This is going to be a wild one folks.  Click […]

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December 7, 2018

How To Deal With An Exercise/Assignment Position

Dealing with a losing trade.  It’s not fun and certainly, no one looks forward to dealing with them.  It’s a fact of life for a trader and you must learn to deal with them or you will never be ultimately successful.  But, you also need to be informed (and thus empowered) to deal with the risks […]

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November 26, 2018

Don’t Get Caught Up in FOMO!

The markets have been extremely busy the last few months and we have sent trade signals almost daily.  But, today is NOT one of those days. That’s OK – you’re still a trader even if you decide not to trade today. We have to accept that there will be days like this.  The easiest thing […]

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November 23, 2018

Downtrend

In today’s video, I show how the “Squeeze Play” has changed to a downtrend.  What are the expected levels of support and resistance?  Well, you’ll just have to watch the video.

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November 21, 2018

Assessing Reward Vs. Risk

One of the first lesson in trading to how to assess reward versus risk.  It seems like a pretty straightforward concept…that is until you actually have to do so.  How to quantify risk?  How to quantify reward?  What about when you layer in the complexities of options?  Watch this video as I break down each […]

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November 8, 2018

When And Why To Stop Trading For the Day

Traders love to trade!  That’s why we sit in front of our trading stations for hours upon end.  So, the common thought process is “if I am here, I should be trading”.  That could not be further from the truth.  Here is a video where we discuss this essential trading psychology topic.

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