Contrarian? Bullish on Gold? You Need to Take a Look at this Strategy.

For those gold bugs out there, I have a different way to approach investing/trading in gold. The strategy for trading in gold is a twist on the standard poor man’s covered call strategy. The twist is this: Rather than buying one LEAPS contract and selling one near-term contract against the LEAPS, this approach buys two … Continue reading Contrarian? Bullish on Gold? You Need to Take a Look at this Strategy.

Protect Your Portfolio With This Favorite Hedge-Based Strategy

Over the past few weeks, readers of The Strike Price have bombarded me with questions about options strategies to help protect their portfolio. Now, this is somewhat of a loaded question because there are numerous strategies that can effectively hedge a portfolio. But admittedly, I do have a few favorites. For instance, if I want … Continue reading Protect Your Portfolio With This Favorite Hedge-Based Strategy