Technical Analysis and Options Strategies

In this Chart of the Week video, Dan and I review the technical analysis techniques and options strategies we are using this week for the Energy Sector ETF symbol XLE. After a review of multiple time frame price patterns on XLE, options strikes and months until...

VIX and Contango in Trading Volatility ETFs

With the CBOE Volatility Index at historic lows, is now the time to buy volatility in anticipation of a market sell off?  Please watch this informative video to see our views to help you make your own objective opinion, and learn about the dangers of trading these...

Speculating on Further Market Weakness

Below is a daily chart of Dow Jones Industrial Average ETF (DIA), $204.39. Trade:   Under 10-Min. low, we recommend buying the following bear put spread:  buy Apr (weekly 4/28, 11 Days to Expiration) $207 puts and sell Apr (weekly 4/28, 11 Days to Expiration) $201...

Bullish Breakout in Forgotten ANGI

Below is a daily/monthly chart of Angie’s List, Inc. (ANGI), $6.04. Trade:   Over $6.16, we recommend buying stock.  Note:  Earnings 4/19 so higher risk holding over. Technical Setup:   Bullish Wide Range Bar (+WRB) breakout from consolidation on daily and...