Strategies for Trading Credit Spreads

My trading changed for the better when I committed to making option credit spreads my primary focus. Though they can be complicated on the surface, trading credit spreads can be a consistent and low-stress way of seeing trading results. After years of struggling with other strategies, learning how to sell options allowed me to carve … Read more

Tech or Nothing

Over the last few weeks, the markets have continued their grind higher on the backs of big moves from tech-names like $AMZN, $GOOGL, and $MSFT. While tech has been the clear leader here, other sectors such as energy, the financials, and transports “leave a lot to be desired.” With the $SPY and $QQQ extended, being … Read more

One More Push to New Highs?

The summer is quickly approaching, which can often be a time where the markets are sloppy at best. However, there are a handful of reasons to believe the market is setting up for another push into new highs over the next 1-2 weeks. With bullish trends fully intact on the weekly charts, both the $SPY … Read more

Weekly vs. Daily

Right now, it’s a “weekly charts versus daily charts” type of market. After a few weeks of solid momentum, we have found ourselves in a situation where many daily charts are extended, trading well above 2+ ATR from their 21EMA. Generally this points toward an increasing probability of a pull back to the 21 EMA, … Read more

Sleeping Tech-Giants?

As the market has continued its bullish trend over the last few months, we’ve seen many stocks benefit from this momentum, making impressive moves alongside the indexes. While $MSFT, $GOOGL, and (at times) $AAPL have all seen strength in recent months, there are two tech-giants who have continued to trade sideways: $AMZN and $FB. While … Read more