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BCI PODCAST 88: Creating a Portfolio of Weekly Cash-Secured Puts

Watch Video: Listen To Audio Version: Whether we are seeking to generate significant cash-flow or to buy a stock at a discount, selling put options can be an enticing low-risk strategy This podcast will detail the reasons we should consider selling cash-secured puts using a real-life example with Square, Inc. (SQ) by selling weekly out-of-the-money […]

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BCI PODCAST 87: Bear Market Concerns and Our Option Selling Portfolios

Watch Video: Listen To Audio Version: Our option-selling portfolios can be crafted to all market conditions. This podcast will address the structuring techniques we can use in challenging market conditions. These will include strike price selection, Beta decisions, implied volatility decisions, the use of ETFs, the incorporation of protective puts and the PCP (wheel) strategy. […]

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BCI PODCAST 86: How to Use Technical Analysis and Market Assessment for Strike Selection

Watch Video: Listen To Audio Version: Analyzing overall market conditions along with identifying bullish and mixed technical price charts will guide us to the best price selections for option-selling. This podcast will review market conditions in January 2020 along with an analysis of 2 price charts to provide guidance as to the way to make […]

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BCI PODCAST 85: Automating the 20% /10% Guidelines for Covered Call Writing

Watch Video: Listen To Audio Version: Exit strategies can dramatically enhance our covered call writing returns. In this podcast, a real-life example with NKE is taken directly from one of Alan’s portfolios where multiple rolling-down exit strategy opportunities were executed. These steps turned a losing trade into a profitable one. BECOME A BCI MEMBER TODAY: […]

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BCI PODCAST 84: Analyzing and Calculating Multi Leg Rolling Down Covered Call Trades

Watch Video: Listen To Audio Version: Exit strategies can dramatically enhance our covered call writing returns. In this podcast, a real-life example with NKE is taken directly from one of Alan’s portfolios where multiple rolling-down exit strategy opportunities were executed. These steps turned a losing trade into a profitable one. BECOME A BCI MEMBER TODAY: […]

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BCI PODCAST 83: Setting Up a Portfolio of Nasdaq and S&P 500 Stocks in a User-Friendly Manner

Watch Video: Listen To Audio Version: Diversification is a key requirement for successful option-trading. This podcast details how to set up a portfolio of large-cap tech companies as well as blue-chip companies in a time-efficient manner. The Select sector SPDRs and Invesco QQQ Trust are discussed with graph descriptions and calculations used to re-enforce the […]

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BCI Podcast 82. Risky Stocks Can Result In Challenging Decisions

Watch Video: Listen To Audio Version: Using highly volatile stocks with covered call writing can result in trade management dilemmas. This podcast will incorporate the pros and cons of high implied-volatility stocks, initial time-value calculations and the time-value cost-to-close decisions when share price accelerates. Analysis of the mid-contract unwind exit strategy with Axsome Therapeutics, Inc. […]

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BCI PODCAST 81: Managing ITM Covered Call Strikes When Share Price Moves Higher

Watch Video: Listen To Audio Version: When stock price moves higher in the middle of a contract leaving the short call deep in-the-money, we ask ourselves if an exit strategy opportunity is available. Rolling the option out or closing the entire position at a profit are considerations analyzed in this podcast. A real-life example with […]

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BCI PODCAST 80: Using the VIX to Achieve Higher Option-Selling Returns

Watch Video: Listen To Audio Version: Market volatility results in higher option premiums for option-sellers but also represents enhanced risk. This podcast analyzes ways to manage high and low VIX stats using a real-life example with Boyd gaming (BYD). Strike selection, stock selection and initial time-valure return goal range are topics discussed. BECOME A BCI […]

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BCI PODCAST 79: Adjusting Target Goals with ETFs

Watch Video: Listen To Audio Version: Exchange-traded funds represent baskets of stocks. They are generally less volatile than individual stocks and therefore provide lower option premiums. When defining our initial time-value return goal range, we must factor this in so as to properly manage our portfolio results. A real-life example with SPDR% S&P Homebuilders ETF […]

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