March 2015 Core Strategy Pre-Trade Analysis

Historical Option Performance for March The Core Strategy maintains the slightly elevated statistical performance seen in February with exception to a significantly lower winning history (down 16%). At 70%, the winning history is actually the lowest of the year (as of this writing). All other statistics remain virtually the same to the previous month, but their importance is undermined […]

Family emergency

Just to let everyone know I did get home last night from our semi-annual conference, had no power today for four hours, and now I am packing to head to the east coast for my Mother in law. She is scheduled for emergency surgery in less than an hour and is on life support. I […]

Patience Paves the Way to Positive Returns in April

Coming off terrible losses in March, Dave takes a big bet on puts that pay off in a major way. Call plays also see decent gains on Tuesday. Dave calls the puts to get the Core back on track April 2014 proved to be a very challenging setup for the Core Strategy. Dave had come […]

Core strategy scraps modest gains in February

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The short trading week proves challenging for the Core, members pull modest gains from 8 winning picks and a 38% average return. Modest limit orders pave they way to profit Despite our optimistic pre-trade analysis, this February proved to be quite challenging for the Core. Dave’s commentary expertly covered all of the potential risks for […]

Cold snap doesn’t phase Core Strategy, picks start 2014 hot

A “gut wrenching” Monday gives way to a market turnaround following financial reporting. The Core Options Trading Strategy opens 2014 with 7/7 winners with AAPL leading the pack with a 322% return. Too cold outside? How about some great option picks? Coming from the highs in December, the month of January is typically problematic for […]

2013 proves to be an outstanding year for Options-Intelligence members

Options-Intelligence posted some amazing results through Special Plays and the Core Strategy in 2013. Both strategies outperformed the past 5 trading years in every metric with the winning history closing out a full 12 points ahead of 2012 and the average gain ending an astounding 42 points ahead of the same period. Looking back a […]

Black Friday and Cyber Monday trading

Black Friday and Cyber Monday trading   Markets typically trend down during the week prior to Thanksgiving week. Next week the markets typically perk up with a few names leading that pack. AMZN is tops on the week and we are already into a half size position on this one. MA and V very good […]

Morning Blog 10/21/2013

Welcome back from the wonderful weekend after another stunning Core Trading week. Overall we had 9 plays all 9 were winners (IBM the weakest of the group) overall average gain 194%. For the year our Core plays have turned out a truly stunning 88% winners with an average gain of 137%. Today we have NFLX […]

10/10/2013 Blog Food for thought

This morning we wake up and the market futures are soaring on news the President and 18 Republicans will be meeting today. I would like you to view the SPY chart we posted a few days ago and refreshed this morning. Let’s frame this up. Two days ago we broke the uptrend line to the […]

Morning Blog 10/9/2013

Plenty of news this morning but no resolution in Washington. Most folks have heard the basic stories but the charts are what has my attention. Yesterday the SPY broke the long term uptrend I have blogged about several time. This morning may be a gift to get in on the put side as more technical […]

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