Playing it “safe” with a Covered Call strategy

Does such a thing actually exist? Well sort of… and its known as a Covered Call. The strategy is simply the purchase of 100 shares and the simultaneous sale of a call option. The covered call is both an introductory and advanced trade for it’s simplicity, but also for its ability to teach new traders the concept of hedging and … Read more Playing it “safe” with a Covered Call strategy

An options strategy with an attractive reward-to-risk ratio!

Is the Debit Spread Options Strategy “THE KEY” to Success? The debit spread is an options strategy that certainly deserves some love. Maybe I’m still green at heart or maybe just maybe I really prefer risking $20 to make $200, $300, or even more. The truth however, for this options strategy, lies with probability. As it does for every options strategy. Common sense should tell you that … Read more An options strategy with an attractive reward-to-risk ratio!