Tag: SPY

Trade Idea: Bear Call Spread in the S&P 500 (SPY)

The S&P has been grinding higher for almost 200 days without a 5% pullback. According to esteemed analyst Jason Goepfert, “The S&P 500 has gone 189 days – nine consecutive months – without being more than 5% from a 52-week high. And it recorded its 43rd day with a 52-week closing high. Dating back to… Read more »

The Best ETFs for Options Trading

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The key to finding the best ETFs for options trading centers solely around liquidity. In fact, the foundation for all of your options trading endeavors, regardless of the options strategy, starts with your watchlist of highly liquid options, both stocks and ETFs. We only want to use the most efficient products the market has to… Read more »

Bullish Put Spread Example – S&P 500 (SPY)

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I’ve been receiving a lot of emails about the risk-defined strategies I use, namely bull put spreads, bear call spreads and iron condors. As a result, I’m going to go over several examples this week, starting with a bullish put spread example in SPY. I’m not going to get into the nitty-gritty of the strategy here,… Read more »