Technology Stocks

ABC, MCK, OMI Deliver Growth From the Healthcare Supply Chain

ABC, MCK, OMI Deliver Growth From the Healthcare Supply Chain

In the world of business, well-known companies are often in competitive industries, where it may be challenging to stay competitive and profitable. Behind the well-known companies will be suppliers. The supplier world often produces more predictable profits. Consider the extreme case of Tesla (TSLA). The electric car manufacturer has never reported a profitable quarter. It […]

Here’s What A One-Year Covered Call In Microsoft Looks Like

Here’s What A One-Year Covered Call In Microsoft Looks Like

In the era of ultra-low interest rates, yield enhancement strategies have become prolific. Actually, let’s take a step back. It used to be that you could generate a reasonable yield from fixed interest investments, like government or corporate bonds. However, with interest rates approaching zero, those types of investments just don’t provide robust yields. So […]

Trade of the Week: Unusual Options Activity in Micron

Trade of the Week: Unusual Options Activity in Micron

Recently, there has been a lot of unusual options activity in Micron (MU). The computer memory company recently posted positive earnings, but the semiconductor industry as a whole has been on fire to close out the year. There has been a lot call trading in MU this week, which is often associated with bullish trading […]

Are Tech Stocks Going To New Highs By Year-End?

Are Tech Stocks Going To New Highs By Year-End?

The funny thing about stocks this year is that it feels like we’re having a rough year.  The last few months have brought quite a bit of volatility to the market, and with it comes the feeling that the stock market is struggling. However, looking at the numbers, you may be amazed to see the […]

Trade of the Week: A Safe Bullish Trade On Microsoft

Trade of the Week: A Safe Bullish Trade On Microsoft

It can be interesting to see what options action is occurring in the largest stocks in times of market turmoil.   Right now, Microsoft (MSFT) is the largest company in the world with a market cap over $1 trillion.  A trader bought 150,000 shares of MSFT versus 1,500 January 150 calls, which is a bullish covered call […]

Buying Covered Calls on the World’s Biggest Company

Buying Covered Calls on the World’s Biggest Company

Quick, without looking it up on Google, what’s the world’s largest public company? Did you guess Apple (AAPL) or Amazon (AMZN)? At times recently, you may have been correct. However, the crown for the largest company is currently in the hands of Microsoft (MSFT). Not only is MSFT the biggest company, it’s also the only […]