Monthly Archives: October 2010

Why Should I Trade Options?

With all the uncertainty in the stock market people ask the question “Why Should I Trade Options?” Provided in this article is some background of options as well as some real examples to help solidify the need to incorporate options … Continue reading

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Expiration Friday coming tomorrow

Remember that Friday is expiration of October options.  Make sure you close options that are ITM (In The Money) to avoid automatic exercise, or assignment.  Options OTM (Out of The Money) will expire worthless. Tonight is a big night as … Continue reading

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Dow hits 11,000

The Dow Jones Industrial average hit 11,000 today for the first time since May.  The traders are climbing this wall of worry to push the markets higher. Generally what I have seen in the markets is that the markets push … Continue reading

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