Topic Archives: options

“Stock Market Coupons” — what’s up with Rahemtulla’s “Stop Paying Full Price on Your Stocks” pitch…

I’ve gotten quite a few questions recently about “income” and “buy stocks cheap” letters that are clearly veiled hints about put option selling… so I thought I’d take a look at one of them. The ad in question today is from Karim Rahemtulla, who calls himself “The Frugal Millionaire” in this spiel and has been […]

Friday File: “Why This Big Data Company is Set to Jump on Earnings Again”… plus Increases to Two Stubborn Positions

I’m always interested to see what kind of big-growth ideas are being teased, particularly in a market that already feels so expensive, so a Cabot pitch caught my eye again this week — this time it’s from Mike Cintolo for Cabot Growth Investor, and this is what grabbed my attention: “My Expectation: A 25% Jump […]

STOCK OPTION TRADING: BASICS TO PROFESSIONAL STRATEGIES – INSPIRED BY DR.KSS BIOTECH THREAD

The purpose of this thread is to develop an energetic discussion of options trading that is particularly applicable to small biotech stocks as well as other similar small developing companies that have explosive potential. Concurrently I will provide a series of option trading instructional posts, commencing with the basics of options and proceeding through more […]

“The Gibraltar Strategy: A Better Way to Generate Extra Income” — Karim Rahemtulla

I’m sure a number of you have seen the email ad for Karim Rahemtulla’s Strategic Income newsletter … here’s what he promises in exchange for your subscription fee of $1,250: “‘Gibraltar Strategy’ Cranks Out 10-Times More Cash From Stocks Than Dividends” Sounds good, no? It gets better! “On October 16, a handful of income-seekers had […]

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  • I have been a subscriber to Andy Crowder's Options Advantage for coming up on 2 years. So far in 2018 (as of Sep 17th) ...

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  • Take a look at CLF. Good story, a lot of volume, plenty of juicy options, good earnings Oct 19th....

  • You are exactly correct. As a day trader just learning Options my core account was with all the holdings of my equities....

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  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    There are lots of options tutorials out there, most brokers have good ones for free for their customers. That basically...

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  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    That just means selling put options — you sell a put and are promising to buy 100 shares at whatever the strike price ...

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  • HI -- I see this thread mentions Think or Swim and its software. TOS is now part of TD Ameritrade, I believe. Interact...

  • So far, I've had a 65% win ratio on the options trades and 25% win ratio on the stocks. No where near what was promised....

  • In the beginning of April,2018 I saw Lee Gettes's ad to try his option trading system PTO Options for (3) months for $9...

  • Be prepared to take over 2 years to get out of your positions once you stop buying, with multiple rolls to try to get ev...

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  • This was first posted yesterday (6/23/18). It seemed to post okay (there was no notice of it being moderated), but was ...

  • * In the First Quarter 2018, if you'd bought & sold 10 Contracts for each Position as below, you'd have banked $236,...

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  • I think Option Alpha by Kirk Du Plessis is a great place to learn Options Training. They have free education materials o...

  • weidem, you said, "Simply continuously rolling over the options." Exactly what did you expect? In Chuck's many free webi...

  • joe mato, I agree with all you said about selling options. What I can NOT understand is how you could "be trained in opt...

  • Sri, These days, we have some very low commission brokerage firms. For example, my broker normally charges $4.95 ticket ...

  • I can honestly say yes. I AM NOT a member of any of Chuck's trade services. I did purchase several E-books, learned the ...

  • Exactly, I began with information from research on the internet and joining a few YAHOO groups where the members take ti...

  • Bill and Don, That is the way to learn, paper trade, paper trade and paper trade some more. I have sold call options (co...

  • Mary, I had the same experience as you and many others. Here are a couple of options: if you paid via credit card put it...

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  • Bill Spetrino's By Invitation Only forum, and his Inner Circle will help you make good returns investing in options., B...

  • Yes, Options for Income is a legitimate service. If you have questions or would like to sign up, please feel free to em...

  • HN: Thanks for your update and analysis re Galaxy (np). I've also felt unsure about lithium, especially in contrast to s...

  • Have to agree with the majority of comments here. I was subscribed with most of Bottarelli's option services for about ...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    There's a huge chance of losing -- you're not buying options, you're selling options. That means you take risk off of ...

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    I hear that pretty regularly from readers regarding most publishers -- low-level newsletters can be educational and have...

  • Went back to look at the website and see that he does have 2 more services, both 'co' with a 2nd individual. (Ian). I ...

  • I’m trying to follow your post, but I’m a bit confused. To my knowledge Paul has three newsletters, profits unlimit...

  • It involves predicting each week if the S&P 500 will go up or down. Perhaps it may be options on S&P500....

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  • Thanks, Travis, for a very! informative discussion of how bonds "work" and what role they might play in one's portfolio....

  • I have the same interest in options. The best source I've found is Stansberry's Daily Wealth Trader for a reasonable mon...

  • I can see the temptation here on T - however, a cursory look shows a PE of 10 for now and the near future. The dividend ...

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  • Much to ponder with the potential of x-31. Consider the 40 year history of this relatively small Company, and our "opti...

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  • Glad to hear this, as I subscribed without really thinking about all the things I don't know. I thought I could learn ho...

  • After examining the video further, I think it is nonsense. Here is why: He claims the ignition event (first dividend) f...

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