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Sell GILD Puts?

I got word from a particularly savvy trader that Gilead Sciences reported what was considered an earnings disaster, but that the stock market is said to have over-reacted to their announcement. 89 more words

Sharing the Riches

About 15 years ago, around the time of Sarbanes Oxley but in a separate action the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) decided that stock options should be treated as compensation income and an expense to a company’s operating statement.   492 more words

Precious Metals Popped

I trade precious metals mining stocks. I blog that activity here: https://goldstocktraderblog.wordpress.com/  As a result, it’s necessary to try to time the metals and their miners, and I had noted only recently that the decline in the prices of these, since July 6, had looked to possibly play out, as these prices had declined to a level of what is called price support. 278 more words

These Could Work Well

Yesterday, I reported on all 4 of my Open positions at this time. This morning, as I look in on the markets overseas, Asia closed up and Europe is trading higher. 223 more words

Financial Failures On The Way To Early Retirement - Stock Options

When I published my 200th post on MrFireStation.com, someone asked me to write about some of the FINANCIAL FAILURES that we encountered on our way to achieving financial independence and retiring early (FIRE). 1,068 more words

Early Retirement

One New Sale Today

I want to report on my current positions, and report one new sale I made Tuesday.

Of the 10 I reported on recently, only the position in POT is still open. 379 more words

What of Selling INTC Puts?

With a clear sector rotation taking place into large tech… wouldn’t it make sense to Sell to Open some INTC Aug 35 Puts for at least $.94, or so? 25 more words