Jacob Mintz

Jacob Mintz

Jacob Mintz is a professional options trader and editor of Cabot Options Trader. Using his proprietary options scans, Jacob creates and manages positions in equities based on unusual option activity and risk/reward.

Jacob developed his proprietary system during his years as an options market maker on the floor of the Chicago Board of Options Exchange, where he ran several trading crowds for nearly 10 years.

After a successful career on the trading floor Jacob was tasked with setting up a trading desk at a top-tier options trading company, trading against the most sophisticated hedge funds and institutions in the world.

Today Jacob trades for himself, coaches and teaches about options trading, and runs our Cabot Options Trader and Cabot Options Trader Pro advisories. Jacob lives in North Carolina with his wife and two kids who keep him very busy with their sports and social calendars.

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Cabot Profit Booster 174

The Cabot Profit Booster portfolio continues to be in the right stocks, even as sector rotation intensifies and countless stocks have come under intense selling pressure. This is a great situation, and sparked a great question from a CPB subscriber:
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Cabot Profit Booster 173

While some sectors of the market look tired (growth), other sectors and stocks (retail, materials, financials, energy) continue to make new highs and/or come alive. Fortunately, the Cabot Profit Booster portfolio has avoided the hyper-growth stocks that are under pressure, and is positioned in stocks are...
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Recent Alerts

          We are providing the latest alerts here for your convenience. Remember not to share this link with others.                     =========================================== =========================================== =========================================== April 30, 2021 JPC - 4/30/21 - Bearish Diagonal: Buy the Nasdaq ETF (QQQ) September 335 Put (exp. 9/17) and Sell the June 310 Put (exp. 6/18) $14.50...
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Cabot Profit Booster 172

Not to sound like a broken record, but day-to-day sector rotation continues to be the story of the last week of trading, and almost all of 2021. The good news is that this is a fine situation for the Cabot Profit Booster portfolio we...
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Cabot Profit Booster 170

This Friday is the expiration of our six April Covered Call positions. I would categorize these six positions as a good, but somewhat mixed bag, as only one trade looks like it will expire for its full profit potential (ANF), while four (TRIP, SUM, AMKR, AZEK) in...
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Cabot Profit Booster Update 3/19/2021

Today is the expiration of March options, including five positions in the Cabot Profit Booster portfolio. And I’m happy to report, despite the market being a bit “crazy” the last three weeks, four of our positions will very likely expire today for profits ranging from to...
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