Category: Stock Options

Stock Futures, Bonds Steady on Retail Sales

Once again, more data to validate the strength of the U.S. economy — it might be easier just to start issuing the economic reports with one word: ditto! November retail same-store sales rose about four percent. Retailers, coming off the strongest holiday season in seven years, continue to benefit from rising wages, a robust housing […]

Making Cash Using Stock Options

Stock options can be extremely risky. It just depends on what the investor feels comfortable with. Unlike stocks, stock options expire. The options are cheaper the closer it gets to their expiration date. So if a stock is about to take a drastic move, and investor purchases a stock option that is about to expire, […]