All Articles by Lee Lowell

  • Profit Time!

    October 22, 2014

    Let’s lock in some gains while the market is going up.

  • Market Update

    October 21, 2014

    I know it’s hard to think about buying when it looks like the world is going to end, but it happens time and time again.

  • Trade Update and Friday Q&A

    October 17, 2014

    I’m currently keeping my eye on a few stocks right now that look promising for potential new put-sell trades, but as I said yesterday, some have earnings coming up in the near future, and I’d like to ride those out first.

  • Market Update

    October 16, 2014

    When I watch the markets, I look for patterns to emerge on the charts that show themselves over and over again at extreme turning points.

  • Trade Update

    October 9, 2014

    Remember, when stock prices fall, put option prices go up.

  • Trade Update and Friday Q&A

    October 3, 2014

    With the market bouncing back today, the put option prices have quickly fell below our sell range.

  • New Trade!

    October 2, 2014

    I want you to get as much as possible when selling these put options.

  • Market Update and Friday Q&A

    September 26, 2014

    We’ve had a decent little pullback in the market this week. But in the overall scheme of things, this is a teeny blip on the uptrend we’ve witnessed for months (and years) now.

  • Friday Q&A

    September 19, 2014

    With the upward bias we have in the marketplace (and have had for years now!), sometimes our window of opportunity to get filled at the suggested price closes a lot faster.

  • Trade Updates

    September 19, 2014

    This should be able to help a bunch of IMT members to get filled on the current play.

  • Trade Update

    September 18, 2014

    We were able to lock in gains on our put-sell position as outlined in Wednesday’s alert.

  • Profit Time!

    September 17, 2014

    Why leave your position exposed for all that time when you’ve already captured the bulk of the profits?

  • Trade Update and Friday Q&A

    September 12, 2014

    I saw many trades go across at our price of $0.40 per contract yesterday, as well as a few already this morning.

  • Remembering 9/11

    September 11, 2014

    It’s always a somber day for me because of my close connection with New York City.

  • Trade Update

    September 8, 2014

    So for now, we’ll remain out of the market and continue to hold the position we have.

  • Friday Q&A

    September 5, 2014

    That’s the power of time (days to expiration) and volatility, which gives any option (puts and calls) any value even when it’s out-of-the-money.

  • Buyback Time

    September 5, 2014

    Let’s go ahead and put in an order to try to lock in gains on this position.

  • Trade Update

    August 29, 2014

    This put option remained offered at $0.07 per contract the whole trading day, so anyone who placed their order yesterday has now been filled.

  • Profit Time!

    August 28, 2014

    Let’s go ahead and lock in some gains on one of our positions.

  • Market Update and Friday Q&A

    August 22, 2014

    We’re looking at an almost carbon copy of my alert from last week. The markets continue their upward trudge, pulling most individual stocks along for the ride.

  • Market Update and Friday Q&A

    August 15, 2014

    So the markets have definitely reversed course and have begun their move back higher after last week’s selloff.

  • Market Update and Thursday Q&A

    August 7, 2014

    As we can see, all it takes is a bit of a market decline to allow put option values to pop back up in price, making a handful of our positions viable again.

  • Trade Update

    August 4, 2014

    If you have not placed your order yet, you can still get filled at favorable prices.

  • New Trade!

    August 1, 2014

    We had a nice pullback yesterday that took some air out of this rally, but in my opinion, we need to see some more.

  • Market Update and Friday Q&A

    July 25, 2014

    Not much to report this week… The market has continued on its upward path, although it has come off a bit today.