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Stock Market Expectations for The Week Ahead

Stock Market Expectations for The Week Ahead! A brief look at last week’s outcome; as well as results for “Earnings Predictions” members. Also, find out what we are considering for trades in the week to come!

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Quadruple Witching

This article defines quadruple witching, its relationship to the stock market, the development, as well as consequences to the trader and investor.

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Verizons 5G

Verizons 5G, being the next-generation network, is at the core to its Communications’ strategy. The innovations include faster speed, lower latency, and greater capacity in high-density areas will spur. What is Stock Options Made Easy take on this advancement?

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Using Puts versus Calls - with Video

Assessing puts versus calls and determining when or whether to trade these types of options is an integral part of a solid investment strategy.

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Is Microsoft Stock A Buy?

Microsoft will report earnings on October 24, so is it a buy before then? There are many positive catalysts, such as the xCloud launch, stock buyback plus the anticipation of another solid earnings report. So, find out what you could do!

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Options Strategies for Different Stock Styles

This is a guideline for picking the right stocks to go with the right options strategies. The various stock movements are taken into account – bullish and bearish – as well as major moves, or ........

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Lattice Semiconductor Up Over 260% Since The Start Of The Year!

Lattice Semiconductor stock keeps climbing – up over 260% this year – due largely to its top- and bottom-line growth. The stock has been in a beautiful rising channel since last November. And, “Mentorship Program” Members Are Up 313% Potential Profit!

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Sector Rotation

Sector rotation is an investment strategy which involves the movement of funds between areas of the economy aiming to profit from specific economic sectors as their performance rises and falls.

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Chesapeake Energy and the Oil Disaster!

Chesapeake Energy rallied higher boosted by the spike in oil prices after the weekend attack on Saudi Aramco's Abqaiq oil processing plant. And, “Earnings Predictions” Members make 100% profit with an Option Call!

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Stock Option Trading Strategy

Successful stock option trading strategy includes several key points, and it is important to understand and implement these keys in order to succeed in options trading.

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Canopy Growth Moves Up, But Where To Now?

Canopy Growth stock has moved up over the past two weeks from $23.49 to $27.66 last week. And, “Cut-To-The-Chase” Members made 80% potential profit with an Option Call. But, will this momentum continue. What is Stock Options Made Easy recommending to members?

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Earnings Predictions Results

Earnings Predictions Results

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Stock Market Expectations for The Week Ahead

Stock Market Expectations for The Week Ahead! A brief look at last week’s outcome; as well as results for “Earnings Predictions” members. Also, find out what we are considering for trades in the week to come!

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Apple Stock Climbs But Where To Now?!

Apple stock has climbed over the past month from $205.86 to $223.59 last week. And, “Cut-To-The-Chase” Members made 285% potential profit with an Option Call. But, not all are convinced that this momentum will continue. What is Stock Options Made Easy recommending?

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Trimble In Recovery Mode!

Trimble stock took a hit after an earnings miss in late July, but appears to be in recovery mode. We entered the trade at $36.43 and Friday saw the share price at $40.07. And, “Mentorship Program” Members Were Up 153% Potential Profit!

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Implied Volatility

Implied volatility predicts the amount of fluctuation that a security price is likely to undergo and helps determine whether a trade has the potential to reach a certain price within a timeframe.

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Texas Instruments Stock Gains

Texas Instruments stock has made steady progress upwards and analysts are very optimistic that this will continue - with Jefferies raising its target from $137 to $170. And, “Cut-To-The-Chase” Members make 85% potential profit with an Option Call, in 24 hours.

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Flashback Special for Three Days Only

For three days only get 12 months of combination membership at the old prices! Offer ends at midnight (EST) September 15, 2019.

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How Market Volatility Affects Options Trading

Market volatility is one of the most important factors affecting the pricing of options.There are two common types of volatility that are usually applied to option volatility.

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Roku Inc Stumbles And Then Recovers!

Roku Inc shares stumbled on Tuesday after Apple unveiled its price for its Apple TV+ service; then Wednesday recovers 3.90%, and another 3.04% after the market closed. Options Traders make 65% potential profit with an Option Call, in 24 hours.

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Option Volatility

Option volatility refers to the amount of fluctuation experienced in the price of an option and is a very important factor in being able to determine opportunities to buy options.

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Box Inc Rallies Higher!

Box Inc (NYSE: BOX) rallied more than 12% after activist investor Starboard Value revealed that it held a 7.5% stake in the company. And, “Cut-To-The-Chase” Members make 365% potential profit with an Option Call.

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Volatility Survival

Volatility Survival is certainly an investor’s major concern at this present time. However, certain strategies can be employed to survive and profit from this issue.

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Roku Rockets Higher!

Roku Inc. (NASDAQ: ROKU) has soared more than 450% so far in 2019 -- making it one of the best-performing technology stocks of the year -- and it could just be getting started. “Cut-To-The-Chase” Members make 302% potential profit with an Option Call, in 24 hours.

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Technical Analysis Indicators

Introducing the concept of technical analysis indicators is the purpose of this article. The information provided will explain what technical indicators are, and how to use them in your trading.

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Tyson Foods Sinks on Poor Expectations!

Tyson Foods saw its stock sink 8% following its announcement that earnings for its fiscal fourth quarter wouldn't live up to prior expectations. But, “Cut-to-the-Chase” Members make 354% potential profit with a Put Option.

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The Warren Buffett Stock Investing Strategy

The Warren Buffett stock investing strategy hinges on selecting stocks based on the intrinsic value of the companies they represent which is ascertained using fundamental analysis.

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Stock Market Forecast for Next Week!

Stock Market Forecast for Next Week! A brief look at last week’s outcome; as well as results for “Earnings Predictions” members. Also, find out what we are considering for trades in the week to come!

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Cloudera Makes A Comeback!

Cloudera made a comeback with share price jumping more than 14% on Thursday after reporting better-than-expected quarterly results and upbeat guidance. “Earnings Predictions” Members make 127% potential profit with an Option Call.

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Palo Alto Networks Surges Upwards!

Palo Alto Networks share price surged 5.8% on Thursday after reporting earnings. Palo Alto projected better-than-expected billings and revenue growth through 2022. “Earnings Predictions” Members make 110% potential profit with an Option Call.

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Timing the Trade

Timing the trade, relative to identifying when to enter and exit a position, is a vital component of successful trading and even a matter of minutes can make the difference between a win and a loss.

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American Eagle Outfitters Slumps More Than 14%!

American Eagle Outfitters slumps more than 14% after reporting earnings. Revenue climbed 8%, but comparable sales were only up a modest 2%. Also, Aerie stores saw comps fall 1%. But, “Earnings Predictions” Members make 73% potential profit with a Put Call.

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Coupa Software Jumps More Than 21%!

Coupa Software jumped more than 21% after reporting earnings. Revenue and earnings soared, easily beating analyst expectations, and the company raised its guidance for the full year. “Earnings Predictions” Members make 189% potential profit with an Option Call.

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Enphase Energy Keeps On Winning For Us!

Enphase Energy has provided three winning options trades for us in the past month; with 463%, 138% and 80% potential profits. The trade yesterday was completed in a few hours. Included is another trade based on several factors!

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Growth Investing

Growth investing, when there is a rallying stock market and a strong economy, which are typically led by the so-called "growth" investments, is a great time for options traders. These are the industries and companies that can grow profits faster than the economy.

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Playing A Brexit Trade!

This Brexit trade we are considering is based on an options “strangle.” At Stock Options Made Easy we like to keep up-to-date with earth-shaking stock price moves, and the latest trade is related to “Brexit,”or if you prefer the “no-deal Brexit” debacle.

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Stock Market Expectations Next Week!

Stock Market Expectations Next Week! A brief look at August, as well as what's in store for September. Also, find out what we are considering for trades in the week to come!

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Dollar General Soars!

Dollar General soars after reporting Q2 earnings on Thursday, August 29 before the market opened. Entered the trade on Monday at $136.36 (cost of options trade was $4.30), and DG share price reached a high of $157.44 yesterday (a profit of 309%).

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The Bull Rally Continues?

There is still plenty of petrol-in-the-tank to see that the bull rally continues, even if the inversion of the yield curve proves true; this does not necessarily mean the “recession” that people are “fearing,” will eventuate. There are still plenty of driving factors....

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Aphria Stock Consolidating!

Aphria Stock Consolidating! Getting Ready for the Next Thrust Upwards! How to take advantage of this momentum!

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Volatility in the Market

Volatility in the market has been of little concern for the past five years or so. Looking at the VIX it has been quite consistently quiet. But as the market has many ups and downs that need to be monitored – how can we keep a track of this? Find out here.

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Okta Earnings – Bullish?

Okta earnings will be reported on Wednesday, August 28, 2019. Will this cloud-based security services specialist Okta Inc (NASDAQ: OKTA) maintain its momentum and bullish nature? This may help your decision!

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Exiting Earnings! When Should You Exit an Options Trade?

Exiting earnings before or after the report has been presented has always been a contentious issue amongst traders. If you exit a trade before the report, obviously at a profit, then psychological thinking takes over.....

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Apple Shares Climbed – Then Dropped Back!

Apple shares climbed from $202.75 on Thursday, August 15 to $213.65 on Wednesday this past week, giving “Cut-To-The-Chase Trader” Members a potential profit of 93%. Last Friday, August 23; saw Apple shares back to $202.64, losing 4.6% as the US-China trade war intensified.

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Tesla Troubles Continue!

Tesla troubles continue! This seems to be a consistent problem as every few months Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) is in the news for a scandal or some production issue. And “Armchair Trader Members” make 120% potential profit on this situation! And now, a new problem arises...

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Options Pricing

This options pricing method can help you obtain the best price when buying options. By understanding some key points, you can avoid the trap of being “ripped off”.

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Exiting Nvidia Trade Before Earnings Report Pays Off!

Exiting Nvidia options put trade before the earnings report last Thursday, August 15, 2019, pays off with a 34% potential return. By applying a new option call trade, on the day, has also been profitable to the tune of 59% potential profit, within a 48 hour period.

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Nvidia Earnings Report Today! Exit Before or After The Earnings?

Nvidia earnings report will be available after the market closes today. On Monday we suggested that traders should consider taking a PUT option trade against Nvidia earnings. Hold for earnings or Exit before earnings?

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Walmart Earnings – A Problem?

Walmart Inc (NYSE: WMT) will report earnings before the market opens tomorrow, Thursday, August 15, 2019. Walmart earnings are expected to be a worry, likely causing the stock price to be slashed due to poor relative performance.

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