Diamond Shams

Things got weird in the stock market last month. There are a lot of new entrants to the market, many with their own set of beliefs about how trading and investing should work, I only know the ways in which I have learned over the last nearly 25 years in the markets. I...

Update: XOM Feb Put Spread

On Monday prior to Exxon’s (XOM) Q4 results yesterday, I detailed a defined-risk bearish trade idea in the stock, suggesting that weak results from peer Chevron (CVX) on Friday and the revelation over the weekend that the two companies discussed a merger last...