January 2019 Monthly Analysis

Friday 1/11 - Pre-Trade Analysis

Our analysis of past performance for January yields a fairly bleak outlook. Historically, this has been one of the most difficult months for our monthly options strategy. Part of the issue with January is a lower overall number of trades, however, there is no escaping the reality that the month vastly under performs the monthly strategy as a whole. Even a cursory glance at the risk v. reward chart sums up the month in entirety.

Going into the trades this month, we recommend exercising caution. Pay close attention to the commentary when it is published this afternoon and take any returns as soon as they are presented. We will update this post after the trade week to recap the performance.

Key Stats

127

Total
trades

93

Winning
trades

73%

Winning
history

59%

Average
return

Risk vs Reward

Successful Picks

Keep in mind we may no longer trade options for some of the stocks listed here.

StockPlaysWinsWinning HistoryAverage Return
AAPL66100.00%111%
AMZN9666.67%70%
BIDU6583.33%86%
BRCM6466.67%89%
DIA141071.43%49%
IBM8675.00%66%
QQQ11872.73%34%
WYNN66100.00%162%
YHOO5360.00%17%

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