Articles from 2012

Dec 20, 2012 Van Hulzen Interview

11 years of market-beating performance using covered calls...

Dec 17, 2012 Weekly Apple (AAPL) Trade December 17, 2012

Another update of the Dec 5 trade for this morning's bounce in AAPL...

Dec 16, 2012 Recent Dividend Increases

19 stocks that just announced dividend increases...

Dec 13, 2012 Dogs Of The Dow Strategy With Covered Calls

Improving on a time tested strategy by adding options...

Dec 11, 2012 Weekly Apple (AAPL) Trade December 11, 2012

Continuation of the Dec 5 trade for this morning's bounce in AAPL...

Dec 5, 2012 Weekly Apple (AAPL) Trade December 5, 2012

4% pullback sets up 3-day ITM trade...

Nov 19, 2012 Win $10,000 Of Trading Software

Enter to win by voting for your favorite covered call software...

Nov 15, 2012 Weekly Apple (AAPL) Trade November 15, 2012

Good company, lousy market, 25% pullback, time for weekly ITM trade...

Jul 31, 2012 Retirement Calculators

Some are more sophisticated than others (and even include call options)...

Jun 28, 2012 Weekly Apple (AAPL) Trade June 28, 2012

After Obamacare is upheld, an 8-day trade with AAPL covered calls...

Jun 11, 2012 Weekly Apple (AAPL) Trade June 11, 2012

After new product announcements, a 4-day trade with an AAPL covered call...

Jun 4, 2012 Weekly Apple (AAPL) Trade June 4, 2012

Another 5-day trade with AAPL covered calls...

May 29, 2012 Weekly Apple (AAPL) Trade May 29, 2012

4-day trade with an AAPL covered call...

May 27, 2012 Facebook Options

Ideas on how to use options on FB when they start trading next week...

May 21, 2012 Weekly Apple (AAPL) Trade May 21, 2012

Continuation of the May 14 trade for today's bounce in AAPL...

May 14, 2012 Weekly Apple (AAPL) Trade May 14, 2012

European weakness sets up a 5-day trade in AAPL...

May 13, 2012 Early Exercise Of Call Options

For dividend paying stocks, sometimes early exercise makes sense...

May 8, 2012 Weekly Apple (AAPL) Trade May 8, 2012

Another pull back in AAPL sets up a good 4-day trade...

May 7, 2012 Sell (Call Options) In May And Go Away

Use covered calls in May for summer portfolio protection and income...

Apr 30, 2012 High Frequency Trading

HFT companies make billions per year, 5 cents at a time...

Apr 16, 2012 Weekly Apple (AAPL) Trade Apr 16, 2012

This morning's 3% pull back in AAPL sets up a good 5-day trade...

Apr 15, 2012 Naked Put vs. Covered Call

Which is better: selling a naked put or writing a covered call...

Apr 1, 2012 Free Money Printing Press

Today only: All new subscribers get a free money printing machine...

Mar 30, 2012 ACG's Index Option Writing Study

23-year study shows option-writing indices beat the S&P 500...

Mar 5, 2012 Stock Broker Reviews

Barron's announces their 2011 winners...

Jan 25, 2012 Covered Call Option Screener

Example filter settings for a covered call screen...

Jan 11, 2012 Writing Covered Calls For Consistent Profits

Patience is a virtue when it comes to income investing...

Jan 9, 2012 Option Hedging With Covered Calls

Two ways to hedge your portfolio: buy puts or sell calls...

Jan 6, 2012 High Yield Stocks

Low P/E, high yield Dow 30 stocks make good covered call candidates...

Jan 4, 2012 Bond Yield

Fed promisses no interest for 18 months. Here's what to do...

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