Archive for: November 2014

November 26, 2014

Sold BA February Naked Put

Filed under: Finance,Stock Picks - 26 Nov 2014

I made a mistake by not jumping back into a new Boeing (BA) naked put when my November put expired last week.  The stock moved up another $2.00+ this week and when it dipped this morning, I decided to go …

November 21, 2014

Options Expiration – November 2014

Filed under: Finance,Stock Picks - 21 Nov 2014

I only had one option for today’s expiration and it wasn’t even close.  BA made it over $133 today and only eased off a little in the afternoon.  Still, my BA November $125 naked put wasn’t anywhere close to being …

November 13, 2014

Rolled DIS and BABA Options

Filed under: Finance,Stock Picks - 13 Nov 2014

A few days ago, I entered a limit order to close my DIS put that I sold near the bottom of the stock’s recent correction.  Within the first two minutes of trading today, my order hit and while DIS was …

November 3, 2014

End of the Month Summary – October 2014

Filed under: Account Summary,Finance,Indices - 03 Nov 2014

October was a wild ride.  My account value fell to around $102,000 before rebounding more than $7,000 to finish the month.  I had a lot of churn in my account thanks to my attempts to trade weekly TLT options, but …