Tweet By Chris Ebert Option Index Summary Despite the market nearing highs of the year this week, an analysis of stock options indicates that there is very little strength behind the recent uptrend. The Covered Call/Naked Put Index (CCNPI) continued to reveal bullish emotions this week, while the Long Call/Married Put Index (LCMPI) shows that […]

Tweet By Chris Ebert One of the more difficult aspects of trading is choosing when to sell a stock. It can be extremely frustrating to sell a stock for a 10% profit only to later watch it gain another 20%. While there are many technical tools available that may help a trader determine when a […]

Tweet By Chris Ebert Option Index Summary The option indices are currently indicating the presence of a strengthening bull market. The Covered Call/Naked Put Index (CCNPI) reveals a slight increase in bullish emotions this week, while the Long Call/Married Put Index (LCMPI) shows that trader’s bullish convictions are likely still weak, but are beginning to […]

Tweet By Chris Ebert Stock options are not only useful tools for managing the risk of a trade; they can also be analyzed in ways that can help determine the appropriate times to place a trade. This week’s focus is on Starbucks (SBUX) options. How it works The theory goes like this: If it is […]