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Options Trading: Understanding Put-Call Parity

| June 18, 2020 | 0 Comments
Options Trading: Understanding Put-Call Parity

If I had a nickel for every time someone told me they love covered calls for their conservative income generation, but would never sell a naked put because that’s too risky, I could retire from trading. The fact is a covered call is exactly the same, in terms of both risk and reward, of selling a […]

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Why It’s Not Too Late To Protect Your Portfolio

| April 7, 2020 | 0 Comments
Why It’s Not Too Late To Protect Your Portfolio

A few years ago there was an Interactive Broker (IBKR) commercial that used to run with frequency showing a woman arriving late for dinner saying, “Sorry, the market’s a mess, it’s down 2% and everyone’s selling, I needed to get some hedges on.” Can you imagine a 2% decline inducing a rush to hedge?  What […]

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3 Value Stock Naked Puts To Make A Quick $1,000

3 Value Stock Naked Puts To Make A Quick $1,000

These naked puts offer a risk-averse way to profit from value stocks I’m mostly a value stock investor. Value stocks offer greater returns over the long haul than growth stocks, and there is a greater margin of error should you choose poorly. One of the great things about value stocks and naked puts is that […]

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Here’s The Truth About Portfolio Hedging

| December 16, 2011 | 0 Comments

Confused about how to hedge your stock and ETF portfolio? If so, you’re in luck. In a moment, I’m going to show you the simplest way to hedge your stocks and stock-based ETFs. But before I say any more… I first need to expose a few dangerous hedging techniques you should ignore like the plague. […]

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Why Now’s The Time To Short Retail Stocks!

| May 15, 2009 | 0 Comments

Last weekend I did something most fathers dread.  I took my two daughters (ages 8 and 12) clothes shopping.  Summer is fast approaching and it’s time to replace all the summer wear they’ve outgrown. Don’t get me wrong.  I love to spend time with my girls.  But, I’m not a shopper.  Especially, when it involves […]

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Another Way To Make Money This Earnings Season

| April 3, 2009 | 0 Comments

Just a few days ago I wrote about a great way to profit this earnings season.  If you didn’t get a chance to read that article, you can check it out here “Two Ways You Can Profit From Earnings Season.”  Unfortunately I ran out of room before I could present my second idea. Let me […]

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How To Hedge Stocks In 2008

| December 24, 2008 | 0 Comments

Editor’s Note:  The research team at Hyperion Financial Group has been working tirelessly all year to bring you great investment ideas.  Some of our ideas worked better than others.  Sometimes we were on the mark, sometimes we missed a bit.  Either way, we’re constantly striving to bring you original money making ideas in some of […]

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Option Hedging Strategy

| December 7, 2008 | 0 Comments

Early in my banking career I spent a good deal of time on the phone.  No, I wasn’t talking to friends or flirting with girls.  I spent hours on the phone developing contacts at institutional investment firms.  You’d be surprised how difficult it is to talk with a money manager running billions of dollars. I […]

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How To Use A Debit Spread Option Strategy

| August 1, 2008 | 0 Comments

I can’t pass up a good deal.  As a matter of fact, I buy the Sunday paper every week for the coupons.  I’m not afraid to admit it.  I seem to have a nose for a good deal.  I can find bargains anywhere, its just as easy in Brooks Brothers as it is the Safeway […]

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