Monthly Archives: August 2010

Trading or Investing in Preferred Stocks

When trading or investing in preferred stocks, aside from the current yield of the security, there are a few things investors must consider. We will discuss two of them in this article, with more to cover later. 1) Liquidity A … Continue reading

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Closing The Nvidia Trade

Per our last posting, we waited for Nvidia (NASDAQ: NVDA) to move closer to $9/sh, and our wish was granted on 8/11 when Nasdaq tanked. On that date, we bought Nvidia shares at $8.94 and bought an Aug $9 put … Continue reading

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Speculating on NVDIA’s earnings event

Nvidia (NASDAQ: NVDA) will be reporting earnings on 8/12. Given its recent decline, the news is unlikely to be very good. However, with a contrarian thought in this case, our trading group thinks getting long on the stock can make … Continue reading

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Bagging in shorts on volatility

We covering our volatility shorts as we don’t think a goldilock situation is warranted. Continue reading

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