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Short Selling Put Options

Short Selling Put Options When short selling put options, a question people ask me is, “Okay, Markus, how do you decide what’s strike price you want to sell, and whether there’s enough premium in there?” I made a put options calculator that I gave away as part of my recent class on selling put options […]

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Stocks Highest in 7 Weeks – Is The Worst Over?

Stock Market Update Monday, April 27th, 2020 Stocks rallied today, with traders optimistic over the efforts to re-open the economy. Although a large part of the U.S. is shut down because of COVID-19, Alaska, Georgia, South Carolina, Tennessee and Texas are starting to allow restaurants and other establishments to serve customers. In Ohio, retail and […]

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How To Be Happier And Less Stressed

How To Be Happier And Less Stressed Right now, we are in the middle of a crisis: Businesses are closing and filing for bankruptcy, More than 20MM people filed for unemployment in the past few weeks, We’re stuck at home and don’t know when all of this will end. In short, it’s easy to be […]

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Markets are crazy: Unemployment hits 18.3% and stocks rally?

Stock Market Update Thursday, April 23rd, 2020 Stocks finished mixed today, giving up early gains. This morning we received more bad unemployment news. Unemployment Claims showed that another 4.4 million filed for unemployment last week. There are now more than 26 million people unemployed, erasing all job gains since the financial crisis.

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Oil crashes 43% – and drags stocks down with it

Stock Market Update Tuesday, April 21st, 2020 Stocks dropped today with Crude Oil (CL) taking another beating. Yesterday, Crude Oil went NEGATIVE for the first time ever. Without demand and the futures contract for delivery expiring, producers actually had to PAY people to take barrels of oil.

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The Best Trading Strategy During The Stock Market Crash 2020

The Best Trading Strategy People often ask, “What is the best trading strategy?” Is it the PowerX Strategy? Or you might have heard me talking about Binary Power Spreads. Recently I’ve been selling put options, which has been working really well in these volatile conditions. So which of these strategies is the best strategy? That’s […]

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Oil prices crash below $0 for the first time in history

Stock Market Update Monday, April 20th, 2020 After back-to-back weekly gains, the major indices struggled today. Index futures were lower overnight. But stocks rallied at the open and tried to fill the gap between Friday’s close and today’s open. But after a morning rally, stocks stalled around lunch. 

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How To Calculate Stop Loss Order To Limit Your Losses

How To Calculate Stop Loss Order To Limit Your Losses I want to show you how to calculate the best stop loss order if you are trading stocks. We’ll look at specific examples like Tesla and Apple. Now this is for you if you are trading, because trading is different than investing. When trading, you’re […]

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Best week since 1974!

Stock Market Update Thursday, April 9th, 2020 This morning we had some big news to digest. Unemployment Claims were released before the bell and once again unemployment numbers are ugly. With another 6.6 million filing for unemployment, the U.S. has lost 10% of its workforce in just 3 weeks.

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How To Start Your Trading Day With An Edge

How To Start Your Trading Day With An Edge How to start your trading day with an edge: Many people ask me, “Markus, what is your morning routine? What do you do before you start your trading day?” So in this article, I’ll share my morning routine with you and how I start my trading […]

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