Cabot Options Trading Pro Strategies

Cabot Options Trading Pro Strategies

Options trading can be tricky, so it helps to learn some important options trading strategies that can help maximize return and limit risk. Here are some of the flexible and powerful options strategies I use in my options trading advisories, Cabot Options Trader Cabot...
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Buy-Write vs. Naked Put Sale

Cypress Semiconductor (CY) is on the top of my radar for a new bullish position after a couple of days of call buying and put selling. Here are the put sales: Tuesday: Seller of 3,000 June 12 Puts for $1.45 – Stock at 11.60 willing...
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Buy-Writes vs. Naked Puts in Options Trading

Buy-Writes vs. Naked Puts in Options Trading

Buy-writes, also known as covered calls, are one of the general public’s most popular options trading strategies. Selling naked puts (the sale of a put in an stock or index without a stock position), on the other hand, is feared by the general as...
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Using Options to Profit from Disney and Chipotle

Santa’s Wish: Star Wars… Star Wars… Star Wars Disney (DIS) Call Option Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG) Call Option --- The holiday season in my household is a time when family and friends gather to spend quality time together, celebrate religion and to look back on the year. doesn’t...
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What to Do About Those “Safe” Retail Stocks?

Perhaps most difficult for the average investor this year is that even the sectors and stocks considered to be safe have been decimated. When steady stocks such as Wal-Mart (down 30% year-to-date), ConocoPhillips (down 22% year-to-date) and Alcoa (down 40% year-to-date) are destroyed,...
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How is Tennis Like Trading?

Playing a competitive tennis match or tournament is a great deal like trading and investing these days. Going into a match, I rarely know the player, his style of play, or how I will approach the match. Similarly, these days in the market, day...
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