This month's Trading Journal commentary will review a new chartable index - tracking the number of S&P 500 companies trading above their 200-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA). Below I charted the S&P over the past 20 years and annotated some..
This month, I want to revisit my Vertical Bull Put Credit Spreads’ Exit Strategy - particularly when to exit a winning position. I want to take my painful experience of last year and craft a new strategy a bit more..
I have two deep ITM QQQ Vertical Spreads that I have already rolled twice. And one of these expires this Friday. Should I roll a third time? If I do, I can't help to feel it will be a hopeless..
Updating my Entry Rules each week will help my Vertical Put Credit Spreads become more lost resistant. This week's Journal Entry will revisit and reformat the Entry Rules I will use before opening new Options Spreads. Table of Content Commentary..
I'm thankful for the Easter Miracle, the beauty of God's creation, and the blessing of having my family in my life. Here are my two Easter Week Vertical Spreads. Table of Content Commentary - Easter WeekThis Week's Market Sentiment Misery..
Like Plato, Aristotle, and Socrates, Trade-Trudging is how I can maintain a dizzying intellect while avoiding the classic blunders. Never go in against a Sicilian when Vertical Spreads are on the line! Table of Content Commentary - Trade Trudging WeekThis..
My 4-month Trend Channels will stay bearish as the tail-end of the channel's data runs through the 65-day market downturn. So, as our agile Spider-Man swings off of the Correction's bottom, I need to be as agile and make temporary..
Trade Trudging week continues as I consider rolling another ITM QQQ Vertical Bull Put Credit Spread. But are we at the emergence of a market rebound? Has the patience of the Marketeers finally been spent? Go-Go Rebound! Table of Content..
This "Trade Trudging" week will focus on rolling one of my expiring QQQ Spreads that is currently deep ITM. And since this is the second time I'm rolling this Vertical Spread, I'm pretty sure this QQQ is following me. Table..
A WOPR of a game! This week's commentary is to review why I should avoid the WOPR's Stop Loss strategies for my Vertical Bull Put Credit Spreads, and when is the right time to use ThinkorSwim's simple Trade Triggers. -..