April 21, 2017 by CC • Trade Updates

A couple of weeks ago we wrote about the bank stocks into their earnings season and offered a simple short-term protection strategy for those looking to protect gains into an uncertain potentially volatile period. The thought at …

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April 21, 2017 by CC • Trade Updates

A little over a month ago we previewed ADBE earnings and offered a defined risk stock alternative to play for a breakout. Here was the original trade idea, from March 16th: And what about those …

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April 7, 2017 by CC • Trade Updates

On March 16th we previewed a stock alternative in Adobe (ADBE) into its Q1 results. The idea, like all stock alternatives into an event, was to mimic as close as possible upside reward while limiting …

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April 6, 2017 by CC • Trade Updates

On few weeks ago FedEx (FDX) was set to report Q3 results. We previewed the event and offered a stock alternative based on the idea that a move higher was unlikely to take out new …

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March 29, 2017 by CC • Trade Updates

One of the advantages of defined risk event trading as an alternative to owning a stock is that it allows for some nimbleness if initially wrong. A little over a week ago we looked at …

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March 27, 2017 by CC • Trade Updates

As the market ticked up to new all time highs in March we focused on a couple of sectors we thought were ripe for a pullback. We positioned bearishly in XLU, XLV, and XLI with …

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March 24, 2017 by Dan • Trade Updates

On February 17th we detailed a bearish strategy in the etf that tracks the S&P 500, the SPY (SPDR Senses Tingling), when the SPY was trading very near where it is at the moment. Here was …

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March 22, 2017 by CC • Trade Updates

Nike (NKE) and Fedex (FDX) are on the move today after earnings releases. We previewed both events this week and detailed some trade ideas for those long the shares or wishing to be long with …

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