All Articles by Lee Lowell

  • 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.

  • New Trade

    July 10, 2014

    Let’s take advantage of this blip lower in the market and enter a new trade.

  • Friday Q&A

    June 27, 2014

    I’ll be on the road again next week, but I’ll have my computer with me, so if anything major happens, I’ll be on it! But for now, let’s get into our Friday Q&A…

  • New Trade!

    June 20, 2014

    Hundreds of contracts traded at our price on the buyback order we placed yesterday, giving us an official fill at $0.06 per contract…

  • Profit time!

    June 19, 2014

    With the markets continuing on with their unabated runs higher, put option prices are going down.

  • Market Update and Friday Q&A

    June 13, 2014

    I’m still wary of the market up here, considering that… in my opinion, the U.S. economy doesn’t warrant these impressive stock moves.