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BCI PODCAST 115: Establishing Our Cost Basis When Rolling-Out-And-Up On 2 Different Days

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When calculating our covered call writing trades, we must have a clear idea as to what our cost-basis is at the time of the trade. This may be quite different from an overall series of trades or for tax purposes.

This podcast will focus on a real-life example with SIL to shop 3 different cost-basis stats used when rolling an option out-and-up from Friday to the following Monday..


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About Alan Ellman

Alan Ellman loves options trading so much he has written four top selling books on the topic of selling covered calls, one about put-selling and a sixth book about long-term investing. Alan is a national speaker for The Money Show, The Stock Traders Expo and the American Association of Individual Investors. He also writes financial columns for both US and International publications along with his own award-winning blog.. He is a retired dentist, a personal fitness trainer, successful real estate investor, but he is known mostly for his practical and successful stock option strategies.

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