option trading

7 Dividend Stocks To accumulate while selling Put options for extra income

In today's article, I'm going to talk about 7 dividend stocks I don't mind having in my portfolio and how I'm generating additional semi-passive income by selling put options (or credit spreads) on them. Disclosure:  I'm not a financial…

Start Over - Options Trading

On Monday, July 19, 2021, I decided to close all my existing positions with LYNX Broker (Interactive Brokers) and start fresh.  After closing all positions and selling off all stock I was left with little more than EUR 8,000 I decided to…

Adjusting Credit Spreads / Rolling forward for a credit / Virgin Galactic stock (SPCE)

At the end of April, 2021 I decided to start my YouTube channel and talk about my options trades, stock investments and finance in general.  Here is the first video I made about adjusting credit spreads, rolling strike prices e.t.c. If you…

CoveredCalls.info - Daily Newsletter about investing with Options

On April 20, 2021, I launched a new website/blog/newsletter - Covered Calls with Reinis Fischer As the title says this is a trading journal by Reinis Fischer (me), an active options trader, and dividend stock investor.  For more than 2…

Options Trading Plan March 22-26, 2021

With the recent renovation works at Vilgale apt I'm facing a huge cash drag - all free money is spent and renovation is not close to the end. As I don't have many places left to look for cash I'm looking to take out some profits I've made…

Options Trading Plan for the rest of 2021

I've been trading options since March 2019, about two years, during the past two years I've excelled a lot - it feels I've done it all - selling puts and calls, playing with iron condors, trading options on indexes (without underlying…

Options Trading: Sold 3 Puts AGN:AMS JUN 19'20 2.2 @0.24

On April 16, 2020, I sold 3 puts on AGN:AMS JUN 19'20 2.2 @0.24 AGN:AMS stands for Aegon NV which traded on Amsterdam stock exchange.  This options trade comes as an idea to cut losses on a closed ratio put back spread on RDSA. I could…

Best Budget Laptop for Stock and Options Trading

For trading stocks these days you don't even need a computer, most can be done using a mobile app. As an active trader, I prefer both platforms. Mobile is good on the go, but for more sophisticated​ trades (especially options trades)…

What Happens to Options While Stock is Doing Reverse Split

Stock splits are not rare, they happen quite often.  In this article, I'm going to try to shed some light on what happens to options when stock is doing a reverse split. Make sure to check out my newsletter: Covered Calls with Reinis…

Latest stock Buy:100 shares of NRZ (For Speculation in Options Market)

On April 9, 2020, I bought 100 shares of New Residential Investment Corp (NRZ) paying $5.75 per share. This time I bought it not for dividends, but for speculation in the options market.  Let me explain, NRZ has been on fire lately a lot…