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6 Insightful Money Tips to Help You Build Wealth

juliawriter posted on 04/29/17 at 04:05 AM

One goal that resounds in all of us is that of building wealth. We all desire a life of abundance, where money is no longer a cause of concern, but rather a luxury to be enjoyed. It takes har... more

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Sectors I might Target for Puts

Eman posted on 04/28/17 at 07:36 PM

Before I get into the Sectors I might target for Pus (see important levels for highs, ranges, and lows from prior post), I wanted to comment on food places. I would like to see a food sector that ... more

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Glorious Puts or Bear Call Spreads ; Major Indexes and Sector Indexes

Eman posted on 04/28/17 at 07:14 PM

This week has seen a lot of bullish momentum, but then we saw how Congress fails again and again, but gives us snippets of hope.  Meanwhile, the Senate somehow doesn't even show up, but somehow is ... more

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A Review of the Week Ending April 28th expiration on Weekly RUT

Eman posted on 04/28/17 at 05:51 PM

So, the week was an absolute roller coaster - we were bullish for most of the week until Friday when we had renewed worry about the North Korea threat as well as Congress dealing with a 1 week exte... more

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On the Positive Side: A Review of My Options House Position

Eman posted on 04/28/17 at 11:56 AM

Before I joined Trade King, I had an issue on that fateful Thursday ahead of Easter with my 1355 / 1350 bull put spread, which seemed like a reasonable level earlier in the week to start off with. ... more

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Too Close for Comfort

Eman posted on 04/28/17 at 11:33 AM

I've really tried this week - with 3 rolls up on the bull put spreads and crazy bullish movement during much of the week which caused me to have to do 2 roll ups on the bear call spreads for RUT. ... more

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FFIV - F5 Networks

Eman posted on 04/27/17 at 05:14 PM

FFIV - F5 Networks was down on a big drop, but I noticed some green at the bottom to stem the bleeding - still a huge down gap occurred.

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Baidu Down in After hours

Eman posted on 04/27/17 at 05:11 PM

I also noticed Baidu was down in After hours by well over $ 7 negative - ouch !

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GoPro - Correction to After Hours movement

Eman posted on 04/27/17 at 05:10 PM

Sorry, guys; in my last post on regarding a deluge of after hours earnings, Gopro was initially up, but then turned negative. The EPS was a loss but matched expectations, (I'd rather have a compa... more

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A Deluge of Earnings on Thursday After the Bell

Eman posted on 04/27/17 at 04:25 PM

                  Revenue            EPS AMZN          ++                      ++ GOOGL       ++                      ++ MSFT         - (miss)                + INTC          -(sligh... more

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Tech Titans to Report After the Bell Today

Eman posted on 04/27/17 at 02:18 PM

AMZN, GOOGL, MSFT, and INTC All report after the bell today and is a BIG DEAL to the Nasdaq. However, the major indexes have pushed up so much, that we are flirting with all time highs - so be wa... more

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Government Shutdown Looms, but extension is likely

Eman posted on 04/27/17 at 02:14 PM

I recently glanced at an article this week from my stock app - (which is another one of my habits to keep apprised on news) It had to do with the possible government shutdown looming on April 28th... more

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Tax Reform Reprise and Post Press Conference Thoughts

Eman posted on 04/27/17 at 02:07 PM

In my blog posts on Tax Reform (the more recent one), I didn't catch the Child Care element so go to a You Tube or CNBC page to view the full Mnuchin, Cohn, Spicer Press Conference and get the info... more

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The Psychology of Trading

Eman posted on 04/27/17 at 01:11 PM

As you've seen from my multitude of Blog Posts, I have a passion for trading. I have developed good habits - waking up early and taking the day head on before the opening bell. And I even watch e... more

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Break Even Points B/E based upon positions today

Eman posted on 04/27/17 at 11:16 AM

So, one thing I didn't mention versus max risk I was looking at is the multiple break even points versus position. The market came down just a bit now, so its worth noting: 2 contracts for the 14... more

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April 27th for April 28th expiration for RUT weekly

Eman posted on 04/27/17 at 10:24 AM

So, this morning I shifted up the 1415 / 1420 endangered bear call spread to 1425 / 1430. However, I was only able to move 5 contracts out of the 7; If RUT doesn't trade down nearer 1415, then my... more

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My Story

Eman posted on 04/26/17 at 04:16 PM

So, at bit about my background and impetus for trading: Although I've done a variety of jobs; the ones with the most time spent were: 1) Convergys for about 1-2 yrs. 2) Manufacturing sector for ... more

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Tax Reform - the Big Unveil - Cohn, Mnuchin, Spicer - Press Conference

Eman posted on 04/26/17 at 01:56 PM

I'm currently listening to Cohn, Mnuchin, and Spicer regarding Tax Reform. 1) Less Itemized Deductions except for some major ones such as Mortgage Interest Deduction and Charitable Deduction 2) E... more

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Adjusting Delta for a more conservative approach for RUT credit spreads

Eman posted on 04/26/17 at 01:34 PM

In prior blog posts, I talked about money compounding, delta, charting tools, etc. An aggressive 15-30 delta range was mentioned with a target of 20 delta, but given all the rolling I had to do th... more

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Thursday Plan for RUT Bear Call Spread Roll

Eman posted on 04/26/17 at 12:56 PM

I have to wait a day due to day trade rules, but plan on Thursday to roll up my bear call spread yet again! I just saw the RUT bounce off of the 65 day moving average on the 1 minute chart interva... more

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