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face=”Arial, Helvetica”>For those willing to assume a high
degree of risk, Digital Island
PowerRating), on the href=”https://tradingmarkets.com.site/stocks/indicators/up/twta.cfm”>Trading
Where The Action Is List, may present an opportunity for
covered calls. You can buy the stock for 45 15/16, and you
can sell the August 50 calls for 5 3/8. This represents
approximately a 20% return (more than 200% annualized, based
on 37 days until expiration) should the stock be called
PowerRating), mentioned last night, got another shot
in the arm on the positive earnings announcement from Ariba
PowerRating). Continue to look for buying opportunities in
calls and call spreads here.
on the short side, major oils
PowerRating) and oil
PowerRating), mentioned Wednesday night, appear
to be headed lower. Continue to look for buying
opportunities in puts and put spreads here, but keep an eye
on the underlying commodity, as it was up on Thursday.
the OEX traders, once again, the VIX remains at relatively
low levels. This suggests that there may be a buying
opportunity in puts and put spreads. However, like I’ve said
recently, don’t fight the tape; wait for confirmation to the
of luck with your trading on Friday!
Protective stops on every trade!