Expedia (EXPE) Offering Possible 33.33% Return Over the Next 22 Calendar Days

Expedia (EXPE) Offering Possible 33.33% Return Over the Next 22 Calendar Days

Expedia’s most recent trend suggests a bullish bias. One trading opportunity on Expedia is a Bull Put Spread using a strike $94.00 short put and a strike $89.00 long put offers a potential 33.33% return on risk over the next 22 calendar days. Maximum profit would be generated if the Bull Put Spread were to → Read More

Helping You Cope With Rate Uncertainty

Helping You Cope With Rate Uncertainty

As one reviews the current stock and bond markets, it would be natural to think about the concept of “Inflection Point”[1]. I don’t think that many readers would quibble with me if I observed that markets have been a bit peculiar lately.  For example: 1) Last week, the Dow, S&P 500, and Russell 2000 all → Read More

VF Corp (VFC) Offering Possible 16.28% Return Over the Next 24 Calendar Days

VF Corp (VFC) Offering Possible 16.28% Return Over the Next 24 Calendar Days

VF Corp’s most recent trend suggests a bullish bias. One trading opportunity on VF Corp is a Bull Put Spread using a strike $75.00 short put and a strike $70.00 long put offers a potential 16.28% return on risk over the next 24 calendar days. Maximum profit would be generated if the Bull Put Spread → Read More

Are Diamonds Your Best Friend?

Are Diamonds Your Best Friend?

The major indexes have staged breakouts that are hard to miss. Focusing on the ETFs that are easy to trade, the NASDAQ Composite, represented by QQQ, has marched upwards for 8 straight sessions, nearing the all-time highs set back in 2000: The S&P 500, represented by SPY, set a new high: The smaller cap Russell → Read More

United Tech (UTX) Offering Possible 6.38% Return Over the Next 25 Calendar Days

United Tech (UTX) Offering Possible 6.38% Return Over the Next 25 Calendar Days

United Tech’s most recent trend suggests a bullish bias. One trading opportunity on United Tech is a Bull Put Spread using a strike $120.00 short put and a strike $110.00 long put offers a potential 6.38% return on risk over the next 25 calendar days. Maximum profit would be generated if the Bull Put Spread → Read More

Are Institutions Showing Their Faith In The Economy?

Are Institutions Showing Their Faith In The Economy?

The Seasonal Forecaster newsletter has 13 open stock positions right now: 12 long stock trades and 1 short stock trade. Most were entered in the past two months. Seven are sporting gains of 3% or more. The majority of open positions fall into two general categories: 1.    Industrials (manufacturers and service providers) Pioneer Natural Resources → Read More

Kellogg (K) Offering Possible 9.89% Return Over the Next 29 Calendar Days

Kellogg (K) Offering Possible 9.89% Return Over the Next 29 Calendar Days

Kellogg’s most recent trend suggests a bearish bias. One trading opportunity on Kellogg is a Bear Call Spread using a strike $65.00 short call and a strike $70.00 long call offers a potential 9.89% return on risk over the next 29 calendar days. Maximum profit would be generated if the Bear Call Spread were to → Read More

Take Notice of XLE Move

Take Notice of XLE Move

In the February 2nd, 2015 newsletter I mentioned the strength building in the energy sector and showed the XLE ETF daily and seasonal charts. After forming a double bottom, XLE has now stepped up to a 2-month high: If you do not have any existing exposure to the energy sector, a small initial position in → Read More

The Perils Of Interest Rate Risk

The Perils Of Interest Rate Risk

In our prior article [ https://www.markettamer.com/blog/u-s-bonds-elephant-in-the-room ] we focused upon concerns voiced at the January ETF.com Conference by financial experts regarding apparent dislocations within the fixed income space. Specifically, they recognize that “experts” have been warning for several years now of an imminent rise in interest rates – therefore cautioning investors to “beware” of overexposure → Read More

Google (GOOG) Offering Possible 25% Return Over the Next 4 Calendar Days

Google (GOOG) Offering Possible 25% Return Over the Next 4 Calendar Days

Google’s most recent trend suggests a bullish bias. One trading opportunity on Google is a Bull Put Spread using a strike $545.00 short put and a strike $540.00 long put offers a potential 25% return on risk over the next 4 calendar days. Maximum profit would be generated if the Bull Put Spread were to → Read More


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