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Today’s trade idea for option traders: United States Steel

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United States Steel is a steel producer and makes high value-added steel products, including its own XG3 advanced high-strength steel. It delivers to the automotive, construction, appliance, energy, containers, and packaging industries. U.S. Steel had beaten Q4 earnings on Jan. 27, which sent shares on a run to reclaim both the 50-day and 200-day moving averages. Since then, shares have notched six-straight weeks of strong gains. This is what I consider an invitation to give this stock a try and sell a put option.

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What is Max Pain?

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Like the most concepts in trading, Max Pain is another “theory” or concept from the US related to trading with options. This theory is considered to be controversial and there is going a lot of discussion on about its usefulness and disutility. In this article I’ll explain you the idea behind this concept and I will also show you whether it’s worth for you to delve deeper into this topic or if it’s neglectable. So let’s start! (more…)

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Today’s trade idea for option traders: Ford Motor Company

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The year 2021 was a blockbuster year for Ford. Its stock has steadily topped 20-year-highs after doubling production capacity for its electric vehicle “F-150 Lightning” for the second time in four months. It seems that everybody wants this car which is good for Ford. Maybe that’s is the reason for the latest uptrend in the stock – the increasing confidence of investors. With the long signal which was generated a couple of days ago, we can now give this one a try and open a position by selling put options. Check it out, folks.

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Today’s trade idea for option traders: Sprout Farmers Market (trade closed)

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Sprouts Farmers Market (SFM) had a solid Q4 and performed better than the S&P500. This could for sure be achieved by strong growth in annual earnings. In 2022, the company is planning to open 25 – 30 new stores, and for 2023 SFM is confident to push unit growth to double-digit levels. In total, this company is generating revenues and expects to do so also in the year 2022. These news seem to push the stock’s price higher and to cross the resistance level of around $29.38. Good fundamentals or not – the point is, there is a long signal for SFM which is calling us to action. So check it out, folks. 

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The Megatrend Sustainability – What Commodities Can Benefit From It?

The discussion about sustainability has arrived as a mega trend in the middle of society. One of the driving forces behind this is for sure the climate crisis. On the way to the desired climate neutrality, the decarbonisation of the economy is the mainstay. It affects a lot of commodities because with the restructuring of the economy, the demand for commodities will change massively. In this article I’d like to discuss about it and provide you an overview about the affected commodities (at least from my point of view). (more…)

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