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Posted by Martin December 22, 2018

AT -13.98% WORST DECEMBER SINCE 1930

Posted by Martin December 20, 2018

PURCHASING APPLE (AAPL)

AAPL keeps sliding as investors keep being irrational and looking only behind the corner. Same insanity and short sight I have seen before. JNJ is yet another example. But everyone gets what they ask for. AAPL is not going anywhere, although doomers are already embracing its bankruptcy and closure, and I am buying this opportunity. Continue reading →

Posted by Martin December 20, 2018

2018 Will Be A Very Bad Year

This year will end badly in all our accounts. But it is just a matter of a perspective. I do not feel bad or regrettable. I am actually enlighten about performance and ability to manage the trades in our portfolios despite losses of their values.      · What am I looking at then?   Continue reading →

Posted by Martin December 18, 2018

PURCHASING MASTERCARD (MA)

Posted by Martin December 01, 2018

November 2018 trading and investing results

S&P 500  2,760.17 +22.41(+0.82%)  Dow 30  25,538.46 +199.62(+0.79%)  Nasdaq  7,330.54 +7.88(+0.52%)   2018 is going to an end and it is turning out to be a bad year for us. the entire year was volatile and we saw two wild corrections, one in January and the second in October. Both had a significant impact on Continue reading →

Posted by Martin December 01, 2018

Adding another SPX Jan11 (43 DTE) Iron Condor

Posted by Martin November 30, 2018

All is good at Wall Street again, until it isn’t

We can say that today, we got a breakout and confirmation of an uptrend. On Wednesday we saw a nice rally, on Thursday, the indecision candle worked as a pause and today we broke the downtrend. It was crucial that we got above the downtrend line today to keep the correction recovery on the way. Continue reading →

Posted by Martin November 30, 2018

Tracking our options trades again so you can follow them…

We tracked our trades in the past but soon we had so many trades that tracking them became a tedious and time consuming effort. So we stopped. A few days ago we adjusted our trading strategy a bit to still trade often but in a organized way so we could track those trades better. So Continue reading →

Posted by Martin November 29, 2018

Adding a longer term SPX Iron Condor Jan11

Posted by Martin November 04, 2018

October 2018 trading and investing results

S&P 500  2,723.06 -17.31(-0.63%)  Dow 30  25,270.83 -109.91(-0.43%)  Nasdaq  7,356.99 -77.06(-1.04%)   October was a terrific as well as horrible month! Tons of volatility, negativity, pessimism and losses. At some point, it became depressive. The markets kept falling and falling with no retreat, no relief rallies. Any attempt to have a rally was immediately sold Continue reading →