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QQQ’s going Down Down Down

Rachel Fox - July 27, 2015
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Last week, the market was popping like crazy with positive earnings in AMZN, CMG, SBUX and others, while there were a few downers like YHOO and AAPL. Many traders did great with the earnings of last week while many had a little trouble with AAPL (ugh).  BUT because I had a pre-defined risk trade from buying a vertical call spread, my losses were capped and …

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The Pairs Trade

Rachel Fox - July 20, 2015
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Earlier this week, I was back in Chicago working with tastytrade on some different projects we have in the works. I also made a few appearances on their live shows to promote our new series Step Up To Options, which, for all you options newbies, you can check that out here: This week while I was there, I got to do something completely out …

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Options Play of the Week – Understanding Vertical Spreads

Rachel Fox - July 8, 2015
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Any active options traders who are looking for idea’s to balance out your long delta’s in your portfolio or take a short position in the overall market, I have an example of a trade I placed yesterday that has so far been working in my favor and I wanted to share it and why I did it. Yesterday, I opened a position in IWM that …

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Step Up to Options – ALL Episodes

Rachel Fox - July 8, 2015
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I have totally loved working with Dough and tastytrade over the past many months to bring basic – intermediate options knowledge to anyone who wants to learn it to trade options. With the very chill and super cool option pros / mentors who’ve been helping me along the way at tastytrade, furthering my own options understand has been fun and accelerated. For those who’ve have not started …

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Apple’s World Wide Developer Conference (WWDC)

Rachel Fox - June 12, 2015
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Apple’s World Wide Developer Conference (WWDC) Whoa Wow Dope Cool. WWDC is an acronym for Apple’s Worldwide Developer Conference (WWDC), and it is one of the biggest annual tech events, hosted by none other than the alpha of technology companies, Apple. ($AAPL) WWDC could stand for Whoa Wow Dope Cool, because every year the tech community gathers at this conference to hear cool and innovative …

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