Options Strategies

How to Make 80% a Year While Stocks Go Nowhere

  A friend of mine is in an “unusual situation”… He wrote me a note a few weeks ago to ask my advice. “There I was,” he told me, “happily collecting easy money… and then this happened.” The problem was that a stock he was trading had done something he… Read More

Increase Your Odds of Investment Success

If you only invest in stocks you probably think you have a good idea about your risks. But the fact is, if you’re a long-only stock investor, you’re actually taking on more risk than almost any other type of investor out there. Because as soon as you buy a stock,… Read More

Update: Reduce Volatility with this Trading Strategy

Update on yesterday’s trade below: For those of you who have not read our trading ideas before, we like to pair trade or what is known as a relative value trade in the institutional world.  What is a relative value trade? #-ad_banner-#A pair trade (relative value trade) is basically an… Read More

How to Trade Volatility

“Buy when there’s blood in the streets, even if the blood is your own,” once said Baron Rothschild. He should know. He made quite a fortune in the panic that followed the Battle of Waterloo. Rothschild cast aside the negativity in times of extreme pessimism — just as we have… Read More