Options Trading – Catalyst Runup Strategy

Stocks are climbing higher as they stretch to reach all-time highs as we approach the heart of earnings season. If you’re trading large-cap stocks it’s almost like watching paint dry. Fortunately, I have enough strategies in my tool shed that I don’t need to wait for...
5G Stocks Are Not A Fad

5G Stocks Are Not A Fad

Let’s face it… the market is dying for some action right now. It’s pretty incredible how we’ve just halted here, with so much going on. For example we’ve had: Jobless claims hit a 50-year low this morning We’re entering the heart of earnings season Active IPO month-...

Breakout Patterns – Case Study

Stocks seem tired during this short trading week, despite us being in the heart of earnings season. Even earnings from Netflix, IBM, and Pepsi isn’t enough to get traders excited, as the VIX dips below 12. I know for some traders, the lack of volatility is hurting...
The Next Big Trend – 5G Stocks

The Next Big Trend – 5G Stocks

It’s been a slow and choppy market for the last week or so. This always seems to happen when the market gets right near the highs. Maybe we’ll get a better idea of where we go next from here soon. As for me, I’ve been mixing it up, trading small-cap stocks, as well...
How to Start Trading Stocks With A Small Account

How to Start Trading Stocks With A Small Account

Stocks are looking to close the day red, barring an end of the day rally. It’s been kind of slow to start the week, but things could heat up with the FOMC Minutes tomorrow and earnings from the banks on Friday.I sold most of my positions on Friday and am now waiting...