May 25, 2017 by CC • Trade Updates

10 days ago we previewed a slew of retail earnings announcmenets and offered some trading strategies into the events. One of the stocks we detailed was TJ Maxx (TJX). Here’s what we said originally: those …

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May 23, 2017 by CC • Trade Updates

Last week we previewed Cisco Q3 earnings. Here’s what we had to say: So what we have here is a cheap stock, strong balance sheet, a company willing to make acquisitions to diversify from legacy …

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May 19, 2017 by CC • Trade Updates

Before Apple (AAPL) reported its FQ2 earnings, we previewed the event and offered some trade ideas. After the stock moved higher, I updated the bullish/stock alternative with trade management breakdowns and what to look for. …

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May 4, 2017 by Dan • Trade Updates

Last Friday on the site (here) and on CNBC’s Options Action I detailed a near-dated, defined risk bearish strategy in Tesla (TSLA) in front of last night’s Q1 earnings announcement either as a hedge for …

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May 4, 2017 by CC • Trade Updates

At the end of Mach we pointed out crude oil’s break of trend: Two weeks ago Crude Oil broke its year-long uptrend, and is now down more than 10% on the year and nearly 14% …

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May 3, 2017 by CC • Trade Updates

In late February, we looked at Home Depot (HD) shortly after its earnings. At the time it had established new highs and started what would become a fairly long consolidation at those highs. At the …

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May 1, 2017 by CC • Trade Updates

Last week we previewed Amazon (AMZN) and Alphabet (GOOGL) earnings and detailed two trade ideas in each, one a hedge for those long and strong the stocks near highs, and bullish/ stock alternative positioning for …

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April 28, 2017 by CC • Trade Updates

We’ve detailed a couple of calendar vertical spreads on the site that have their front month expiring today so let’s update those now. This structure is a favorite of mine when fairly convicted on direction …

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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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