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ET – Covered Call – 8.8% potential return in 10 days

May 08, 2020
On April 28, 2020, I bought an additional 110 shares of ET, paying $7.345 per share. ET is going ex-div on May 6th and promises a hefty $0.305 quarterly dividend paid later in May. I call this a dividend capture strategy - buying the stock shortly before ex-div date, writing a covered call in hopes to...

#66 Selling Covered Call: WPG SEP 20'19 2.5 @0.85 (Dividend Capture)

November 19, 2019
On August 30, 2019, I sold the following covered call -  WPG SEP 20'19 2.5 @0.85. I entered this trade for a speculative reason and to learn a new technique - capturing a dividend. This was my second attempt capturing dividend from WPG (spoiler, I didn't get dividend not first nor this time),...

#71 Covered Call Sell: SFL SEP 20'19 12.5 @2.25 (Dividend Capture)

October 25, 2019
On September 10, 2019, I sold the following covered call -  SFL SEP 20'19 12.5 @2.25. I entered this trade for a speculative reason and to learn a new technique - capturing a dividend. If things will work as planned I will boost September dividend income by additional $36 (before taxes) On...

#65 Call Sell: PEI SEP 20'19 5 @0.2 (Dividend Capture)

September 21, 2019
On August 29, 2019, I sold the following covered call -  PEI SEP 20'19 5 @0.2.  I entered this trade for a speculative reason and to learn a new technique - capturing a dividend This was already sixty-fifth (#65) options trade from my short options trader career. For now, it...

#63 Covered Call Sell: WPG SEP 20'19 2.5 @0.9 (Dividend Capture)

August 31, 2019
On August 23rd, 2019, I sold the following covered call -  WPG SEP 20'19 2.5 @0.9. I entered this trade for a speculative reason and to learn a new technique - capturing a dividend On dividend.com I noticed that WPG has kept a dividend at $0.25 per share, and is going ex-dividend on August 30...