Options Strategies

A few months ago, I told you about an income strategy that generates hundreds or even thousands of dollars in “Instant Income” a week. It allows investors to do one of two things: either earn large amounts of income or buy high-quality stocks at a deep discount. My strategy involves… Read More

As interest rates bounce along near historic lows and dividend yields from major stock market indexes remain low, investors are considering alternative income strategies. And some are increasing risk to increase income. This can be done by buying bonds with a longer maturity, a strategy that will result in large losses… Read More

A couple weeks ago, I told Trade of the Week readers how investors are using options to generate thousands of dollars in “Instant Income.” Simply put, I think it’s one of the best income strategies in the world. And Jeremy Grantham, noted value investor and Chief Investment Strategist of GMO,… Read More

Options contracts give the holder the right to buy or sell an underlying security at a predetermined strike price for a limited amount of time. If the underlying security is trading at a price that makes the exercise of the option profitable based on the strike price, the options contract… Read More