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Our community is built upon the investment strategies and “how-to” trading techniques of Alan Ellman. Just like you, he utilized the power of self-education and became a successful “do-it-yourselfer” in the stock market. Over the years he has written three books on the topic of Covered Call Writing:

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Cashing In On Covered Calls

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Exit Strategies For Covered Call Writing

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Alan Ellman’s Complete Encyclopedia for Covered Call Writing

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Since 2008, Alan has been writing weekly articles in the blog.  You can receive notification of all blog post releases via our email newsletter.

Here are some of the latest posts:

Special Recent Posts

Factors to Consider When Closing a Trade Early: A Real-Life Example with ATVI

August 18th, 2018

Exit strategies for covered call writing includes closing a trade when share price rises above the o[...]


Position Management in the Final Week of a Contract: A Real-Life Example with FIVE

August 11th, 2018

Exit strategy preparation and implementation is one of the 3 required skills for successful covered [...]


Special Recent Posts

Ask Alan 149 - How to Structure Portfolio Strikes

August 8th, 2018

Alan answers a question posed by Peter, who asks: Wouldn’t it be more accurate to use a portfol[...]


Evaluating the Success of our Covered Call Trades

August 4th, 2018

Whenever a covered call trade results in a maximum return, it is a successful trade...period...end o[...]


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