Do I need to roll more Vertical Spreads? With the seemingly inevitable military action in Ukraine, I need to prepare for a short-term market shock that can snag a couple of my already brutalized Vertical Spreads deeper into ITM. Table..
The Woke Economy is not about progress, it's about distribution. It's not about competency, it's about equality. But mainly, the Woke Economy is about Marxism. It is time we wake up from the Woke Economy! Table of Content Commentary -..
I need to start using the Mark-to-Market (MTM or M2M) accounting method in my P&L statement to give me a better idea of my performance. Like Globodyne, I've been overstating the value of my open Vertical Spreads over the last..
Trade Trudging is what I do when I don’t have any curious commentary on Vertical Spreads – BUT, I still need to record this week’s Vertical Spread transaction in my Trading Journal. Table of Content Commentary -Trade Trudging Week 5This..
With most of my inventory going ITM this week, several Vertical Spreads are down the Rabbit Hole. Is it even possible to think I can save them? Can I slay the Market Jabberwocky? It's time to think of impossible things...
Markets begins 2022 by pushing towards a correction. So, I need to wisely use ThinkorSwim's Regression Line to choose this week's Vertical Credit Spreads' Short-Strike. I need to look for the "cup of a carpenter." Table of Content Commentary -..
Trade Trudging is what I do when I don’t have any pithy commentary on Vertical Spreads - BUT, I still need to record this week's Vertical Spread transaction in my Trading Journal. Table of Content Commentary - Trade Trudging WeekThis..
Options Puts, Strikes, and expiration dates aren't just Bazinga! But when asked to explain Stock Options trading, I come across as pedantic, pretentious, and indecipherably nerdy. I feel like a real-life Big Bang Theory character. Table of Content Commentary -..
My 2021's end-of-year trading account cash value from selling Vertical Credit Spreads = $24,343.58. This is 52.1% ROI over my start of year $16,000 investment. This beats the 30.8% ROI from an equal investment in ETF/SPY. Table of Content Commentary..
Concocting the Short Strike for a Vertical Credit Spread using Implied Volatility (IV) is not so nutty. Table of Content Commentary - Implied VolatilityThis Week's Market Sentiment Trading Readiness Level (DEFCON) Profit and Loss Statement Schedule for this Week This..