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How "Delta" Affects Your Put Selling Strategy
By | October 07, 2019 |
When a trading strategy requires the use of options, it's very important to understand how option prices will react to changes in the underlying security.
Collect Income While You Wait To Buy Stocks At A Discount
By | September 16, 2019 |
This strategy essentially pays you to make an offer below the market price for a stock you'd like to own.
The Best Strategy for Generating Reliable Income in a High-Risk Market
By | September 13, 2019 |
While we typically recommend using shorter-term options with a covered call strategy, that's not always the case. Here's what you should do during turbulent market environments...
Should You Ever Close Out a Covered Call Trade Early?
By | September 09, 2019 |
There are a few cases in which it may make sense to close out profitable trades early, but you must watch out for these performance killers.
Determining The Potential Return For Your Put-Selling Trades
By | September 06, 2019 |
There's a simple way to see how this income strategy stacks up against more traditional strategies like buying dividend stocks. And the results may surprise you...
Be Careful How Much You Trust These 2 Popular Indicators...
By | August 26, 2019 |
These overbought/oversold indicators are often incorrectly applied to market analysis. Don't make the same mistake so many traders do.
Why You Should Stop Using This Common Investing Tool Immediately
By | August 23, 2019 |
If you're using stop-loss orders, you could be setting yourself up for a big loss. Here's what to do instead.
Naked Options: Is the Reward Worth the Risk?
By | August 16, 2019 |
The odds may be in the option writer's favor, but a single bad trade could see the profits from thousands of small trades lost in minutes. Here's what you need to know...
The Most Useful Timing Tool You've Never Heard Of
By | August 09, 2019 |
Before computers, great investors noticed patterns on charts. Now, with the help of computers, we can see what really works.
This Chart Pattern May Be Old, But It Still Works...
By | August 05, 2019 |
Traders use a number of indicators, but most don't work. But we regularly use this proven indicator in Income Trader when searching for the best options to sell each week.