Proven Strategies to Improve your Options Trades

What are your goals? Funding your child’s college education, augmenting your retirement, or just leaving the daily 9-to-5 grind once and for all? Then again, maybe you are tired of the whipsaw swings in your stock portfolio and are looking to smooth out the bumpy ride. (Hint, that’s what the professionals do.) And how do they do it? By trading options. Any investor can trade options, but like any new strategy, it requires a plan. The plan must include a real education on trading options, and you can start that with our free e-book, 5 Basic Plays of Trading Options. In this free...

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Will the Fed Pull out the Rug?

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When to Sell Small Caps

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August 29, 2016
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The Morning Gold Report

Gold lost $18.90/oz. last week and closed on Friday at $1,321.50 (-$27.50 for the month). Resistance is at 1,365 (38.2% retracement of the 2011 bear market) and support is near 1,310. A break of 1,310 would lock in the double top...

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