How to Calculate Covered Call Outcomes

Covered calls are a great strategy for generating an income but it’s important to understand the risks and rewards.

The Impact of Dividends on Covered Calls

Learn how dividends impact options and some important considerations for investors using covered call strategies.

Best Option Trading Strategy for a Portfolio Paycheck

by Anthony Obey There’s an option trading strategy that’s practically a hidden reservoir of monthly income generation lying in your own investment portfolio’s proverbial ‘backyard.’ Becoming aware of this strategy and learning how to use it empowers you to start generating real income from your portfolio, quickly. While you may not have known about this great opportunity to put your …

Myths and Misconceptions about Exchange Traded Options

There are a variety of long-standing myths about options that need to be dispelled. The most widely held are: 1) options are too risky; 2) they’re too complicated or you’re not smart enough to use them; 3) you cannot use options inside of an IRA account; and 4) options on General Electric, for example, are no different than the exotic, …