5 Rules For Option Selling Success

Investors are scrambling to find income in today’s ultra-low yielding environment.  The low interest rates as well as fewer and fewer solid stocks paying consistently high dividends have forced the savviest investors into more esoteric ways to earn income from their portfolios. Add in the fact that it appears that the stock market has reached a short term high, at the very least, and it paints a difficult picture for traditional income seeking investors. One of the most popular ways to ramp up income from the market is selling options.  Also known as writing options, this is a proact...
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How To Profit From The Death of Cash

There is a slow, creeping trend starting to take hold in the global economic system.  I am not talking about any of the traditional economic trends like inflation, deflation, expansion, contraction or anything like that. What I am talking about is something totally new in the history of economics.  In fact, this change will be so profound that it will completely change the way commerce is transacted forever.   Don’t worry, the change will be gradual and everyone will have plenty of time to morph into the new way of doing things.  Actually, many of you, myself included, are al...
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These 5 Profit Machines Churn Out Cash

No one really knows when the final day of this roaring bull market will be.  It could be tomorrow, or it may not happen for years. The good news is that it’s not important to think about when this fateful day will occur, but rather make certain that your investment portfolio is designed to best weather any future financial storm. Before you jump to conclusions, I am not talking about hedging or any type of expensive portfolio insurance like option strategies.  While these methods have their place, this article is about building a core portfolio position of stocks that will weather and ev...
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How To Profit From The Soaring Greenback And The New Stock Market Bull

Following big trends is the primary way long term traders make money in the stock market.   The largest hedge funds and money managers on earth utilize trend following rules and tactics in their trading.  In other words, trends are how the majority of profits are created on Wall Street. While following trends may sound easy at first glance, it is often difficult to identify strong trends before they end.  The trouble identification is due to hindsight bias and other psychological issues affecting most people.  Skilled traders and market analysts have the ability to identify and act on trend...
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