SPY Put spread strategy.
There are many things going on within the market. Rate cut odds are high if there is a letdown with no rate cut on the 28th the market will belly flop.
If ISM numbers are even worse next month then it'll flop. If china and the tariff situation gets worse because GDP numbers were poor in china and they may sour relations due to the trade...
Spy trade $1.5 per spread 5 points 298/293
Profit at target is $1.75/ $3.25 price of spread
Exit target loss is $112
SPY seems to be getting weaker. 2x spreads
Could continue lower. MY Gold FX trade blew up. Too bad so sad.
ILMN Sold off big time and fell lower, similar to ALGN
Put Spread $282.5/252.5 EXP is September 27th
30 points wide and cost was $9.13
Market continues to sell off and it could move lower to EMA 200 where it may bounce.
Exit 1 underlying price of $252.5 and max profit will be $1050 Time looks good and my preference for this move is around 45 days.
I bought a call credit spread against "A" 72.5/77.5 Credit spread exp June 21st Fill Price 2.49
Earnings are tomorrow but due to the uncertainty in the air with the whole tariff move courtesy of trump everything that recently looked good will look less good because everyone will be skiddish. Let's see how it pans out.
Max loss $2.51 + commission
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Trading without a risk management is gambling. Gambling relies on hope.
Selling OTM spreads depends on a 75% success rate and surviving a few big losses. The RR is very low if you are aiming to collect 25% of the spread. I traded 12 months solely on BullPut and this has taught me well. It's a losing strategy based on the misconception of high win rate and...
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After the "healthy" correction, kc touched the 100 day MA around 153 as indicated previously as a potential target. Furthermore, we are hitting the lower end of the trend channel (blue).
I am looking for some support coming in here.
As vol softened during the sell off, threeways, selling put spread, buying call seem to be good long market, long vega strategies...
Update on a upsloping trendline (blue) which acts as resistance
On the 5 hour chart, we should have generated a sell signal.
I still remain short via puyt spread 1x2s, as frost is no longer an issue. It appears the market is still digesting this from last week and should correct lower IMHO as physical supplies out of Brazil remain steady.
Warehouse stocks in...