Feb 2023 Core Trades Posted at: February 10th - 3:39 PM Monthly Option Alert Alert Message Today we kick off our monthly trading cycle. Several issues in the news lately that can affect the market’s overall performance. Today the United States shot down a second high altitude craft. Secondly, the Consumer Price Index report before the market opens on Tuesday. I believe both of these situations will determined market direction. I hope everyone had a chance read the Pre-Trade Analysis. Today we will be getting in the Put side of this market. It is rare to shift but I expect quick gains in the early part of the week ahead. Please buy options in the final 10 minutes of trading today and set limit orders in the 25-40% range AAPL – I suggest the AAPL 150 Puts at market, AAPL230217P150 AVGO – I suggest the AVGO 590 Puts at market, AVGO230217P590 DIA – I suggest the DIA 338 Puts at market, DIA230217P338 GOOG – I suggest the GOOG 94 Puts at market, GOOG230217P94 IBM - ! suggest the IBM 135 Puts at market, IBM230217P135 QQQ – I suggest the QQQ 298 Puts at market, QQQ230217P298 Limits & Stops SELF DIRECTED TRADERS: Monthly Option alerts should be traded with NO stop loss targeting 30% - 50% returns. Additional Trades View all recent trades. Monthly Options Instructions All options are buy to open, sell to close. Options follow the following format: Stock + Expiration Date + Option Type + Strike Price. Example QQQ201220C120 = QQQ 2020/12/20 Call $120. Read Monthly Options Guidelines for more information about how to trade our Weekly Options strategy.