August 28, 2016
Naked Spreads and Strangles – it doesn’t get much sexier that that. Yes, we are talking about options – but don’t be afraid as our guest, Kirk Du Plessis of OptionAlpha walks us through some “complex” strategies that are really much simpler that you think.
We discuss spreads, strangles, condors and other ways to profit from options. Kirk also gives is a good primer of Delta, Theta, Gamma and Vega – all the Greek you will need.
Of course central bank activity is in the spotlight and we take a close look at Yellen’s Jackson Hole speech and what to make of it. Read more
August 21, 2016
Guest: David Ackerman gives us some important insight into the world of Bitcoin and cryptocurrency. With all of the recent news regarding hacks of the system, is this a viable currency (now and in the future)?
Not much in the way of economics this week, however coming up this Friday – Yellen will be speaking at the Jackson Hole confab. As the most dovish Fed Chair in history – anyone want to guess which way she will be leaning?
Several stocks of interest discussed including the private prison names that were obliterated after the DOJ memo… Read more
August 14, 2016
Crude surges as the Ministers cry wolf again, is this anything more that another Hail Mary? Markets ease from all-time highs as economic data soft as big box retailers have a great week.
AND – is a September Swoon in our future? Several indicators are converging that we may need to pay attention to. Read more
July 31, 2016
Teen Traders, Getty Hill and Tristen Najarian tell us how they see the markets – from a teenager’s perspective. We discuss the ways they decided to get more involved with markets and how they research. They also provide us a few of their favorite stock picks as well.
In this episode, we start with a discussion of markets and the economic reports that will be shaping things to come. The faux pas of the Bank of Japan is in the spotlight as the Yen rises to 102!
July 24, 2016
Dr. Daniel Crosby helps us understand several types of risk and how it impacts our trading and investment outcomes. From ego risk to confirmation bias, we look into what make traders/investors tick and how they can better understand ways to make better decisions.
In this episode Andrew looks at some of the important earnings ahead as well as what is expected over the next week as over 200 S&P 500 stocks are set to report.