Trading

Trading Results Week 18/2020 (-$58.80)

Trading week 18/2020 lasted from April 27 until May 1, 2020. I closed this week with a small loss of -$58.80  From closed trades, I closed 4 trades: 3 with USO and one (by accident) with ET. My biggest loss comes from the sale of USO …

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…

Trade plan for May 2020 (Stock Buys + Options Trades)

For the month of May 2020, I'm looking to decrease my negative cash balance to -EUR, 2,500 at the end of the month, meanwhile I'm looking to buy additional 8 shares of Pfizer (increasing the total count to 15). As I'm holding some options…

Options Trading Income March 2020 - -$3,744.91

Welcome to the thirteen (#13) options trading income report - covering earnings I've made from trading options (puts, calls, vertical spreads) in the month of March 2020. It has been already more than one year since I have been trading…

3 Trades to Generate $250/mo Selling Covered calls on Dividend Stocks

Selling covered calls I probably love even more than selling naked puts, unfortunately, there are not many good stocks in my portfolio I could sell covered calls to generate decent monthly income yet, but I have a few candidates. In today'…

Trading Results Week 17/2020 (+$92.5)

Trading week 17/2020 lasted from April 20 until April 24, 2020. I was able to close this week with a small gain +$92.5 From closed trades, I closed 17 trades: After about 4 month pause I did a few 0 DTE SPX trades - in total 5. For the…

Adjusting Call Ratio Back Spread: XLF -> NRZ

Call ratio back spreads is my second favorite option trading strategy, after covered calls.  In today's article, I'm going to share how I adjusted (with a small loss) a suffering call option with an expiry set in just two days. But before…

3 Trades to Generate $200/mo Selling Naked Puts on Dividend Stocks

Selling naked puts on dividend stocks is one of my favorite income-generating strategies. I've been selling options since the end of March 2019, as a seasoned dividend income investor, I find options as one of the best inventions of our…

Trading Results Week 16/2020 (-$409.37)

Trading week 16/2020 lasted from April 13 until April 17, 2020. After five positive weeks, this week comes with a loss. In total six new trades were established this week. After a long time, I decided to return back to trading regular…

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…