Tag Archives: covered calls

Will I Be Called Out?

Between yesterday and today, I made a few trades in some IRA accounts. Just a few shares, but I made a profit by selling and getting right back in. 2%(sold at $34.20) overall gain in one account and I got … Continue reading

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10% Return Or More From A Stodgy Old Fart!

Is it possible to pull in 10% on an investment considered a stodgy old fart? I say, “Yes, it is absolutely possible to garner 10% return on certain investments with very little risk or effort.” How would I go about … Continue reading

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Fashionably Early?

Update: January 6, 2015 Well,  I guess being Fashionably Late has some benefits once and a while. Since I trade shares in multiple IRA accounts, I tend to get better results (percentage wise) in the smaller accounts. In order to … Continue reading

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Caught Short

I can’t be certain that the shorts are covering their short positions in AT&T. However, I feel that they are not faring quite as well as they might have expected. First, AT&T had pretty solid earnings in 1Q 0f 2015. … Continue reading

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Out With The Old and In With The New

I guess some can say that T is a little long in the tooth. I guess they can say that it is not the new kid on the block anymore. As a matter of fact, it has been quite a … Continue reading

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It’s a Sea of Red

Today can be looked at in, at least, one of two ways. It can be looked at as a buying opportunity for those who have a long framed time horizon, or it can be looked at as the start of … Continue reading

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Flexibility is the Key

UPDATE: MARCH 5, 2015 I now have in my trading strategy 983 shares of T. The share level has steadily increased since I started buying and selling shares with the strategy. Who knows where the stock is heading from here. … Continue reading

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Am I Crazy?

Update: 2/12/2014 Well, I saw my new trade in T go up in value $220.98 in 24 hours. I weighed the good and the bad and decided that $220.98 is more than enough money to collect in a 24 period. … Continue reading

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Covered Calls Anyone?

  Update: 2/9/2015 Today, I cleared out my last 3 calls on FE. I paid .20 cents to close the position. All in all, I netted $177.75 for those three calls in 24 days. Basically, I collected right at .65 … Continue reading

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Did I Sell? Did I Buy?

You bet I did. I bought and sold today. I sold my T position in my trading account and collected a nice chunk of change. I sold the shares for $34.81. I originally paid $34.23 cents with the trade factored … Continue reading

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