Zachary Scheidt

Analyst Articles

It’s been more than two years since gold prices peaked. Since then, precious metal prices have been in a well-defined bear market despite the widespread belief that the Federal Reserve’s stimulus programs would naturally send them higher. Ironically, as the Fed finally begins to taper its bond purchasing program, precious… Read More

There are a number of strategies available to investors that use option contracts to generate attractive levels of income. Two strategies in particular that have become popular with individual investors are selling covered calls and selling puts. These strategies can be implemented through traditional brokerage accounts, as well as through… Read More