Damocles Weekly Trade Journal
Our lives aren’t just measured in years,they’re measured in the lives of the people we touch around us.”–  Peeta Mellark (Movie: The Hunger Games)  Commentary Stepping into the Options Trading arena requires almost as much preparation as the Tributes from..
The advice I would give to someoneis to not take anyone’s advice.- Eddie Murphy  Commentary When I think of "wide-spread," a few images come to mind. But none of those images are Options Spreads. This week is mainly a "Trade..
Prologue For the past couple of weeks, I've been looking into using the Put/Call Ratio as another decision point for my entry or exit rules. This ratio seems to be well received as a "predictor" of sentiment rather than a..
Maj. Reisman: So what does that give you?Capt. Stuart Kinder: Doesn’t give me anything. But along with these other results, it gives you just about the most twisted, anti-social bunch of psychopathic deformities I have ever run into! And the worst, the most..
Dream Big!Never let anyone tell you you're not scary!- Mike Wazowski (Movie: Monsters University) Prologue When I first started Options trading last year, I went through a slew of webinars and online courses from Ameritrade. The Options Greeks were a..
I can't afford to die; I'd lose too much money.—George Burns Prologue Every week I learn something new. Whether it's a caveat to an existing rule or a revelation that sets me back on my heels, this week's lesson was..
The most powerful force in the Universe – compound interest- Albert Einstein Prologue In a previous post, I described two strategies for using Cover-Calls; "1-week strategy" and "1-month strategy". The 1-Week strategy is for required portfolio adjustments. The 1-Month strategy..