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  • Date: 12/9/17 5:03 PM
  • Number: 21614
  • Recommendations: 0
If I sold a Call every week, my annual return works out to be $2.15 * 52 = $111.8 less commissions a year.

I think commissions per option are $.60, (I have not sold an option yet, but I think this is what they charge)


Hi
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  • Date: 12/8/17 2:54 PM
  • Number: 44655
  • Recommendations: 0
Hi jbrmd1 an 1major,

I just want to reiterate what John Sergeant wrote. You should read the articles that are linked in this thread: (Continued...)
  • Date: 12/8/17 8:18 AM
  • Number: 31840
  • Recommendations: 6
I also like this fact: Bitcoin’s network can currently only process 3 to 7 transactions per second worldwide, which makes it fundamentally unusable for everyday consumers. To put that into perspective, this holiday season Visa will be processing
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  • Date: 12/7/17 8:11 PM
  • Number: 21605
  • Recommendations: 2
playing with house $.

Ugh.

That's a phrase that casinos absolutely adore, and is one reason why they make so much money and gamblers lose so much.

It has no business being an investing meme.

Jim
  • Date: 12/7/17 4:06 PM
  • Number: 2704
  • Recommendations: 0
Options positions don't appear on the quote page along with the other services' recs.

Correction, some appear while some (or at least one -- I haven't checked them all) do not. Jeff's DIS diagonal call and
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  • Date: 12/7/17 12:42 PM
  • Number: 1082
  • Recommendations: 0
Hi pawpaw,

That depends on if you want to own the shares or not come January.

The normal way to close this thing (and this is what will be done by the service next month) is to sell to close the $40 owned call and buy to close (if
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  • Date: 12/7/17 8:17 AM
  • Number: 1014
  • Recommendations: 13
the company hiked its regular quarterly dividend by 14% to 25 cents per share from the prior payout of 22 cents.

Wow, a whole 0.68% yield. We're rich now...

(Of course, Visa is paying about the same.)

For such
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  • Date: 12/7/17 8:01 AM
  • Number: 3128
  • Recommendations: 7
I am surprised to see such a reaction to TM delays given the positive guidance and...

I think it's partly "this is what's real today and the other is only projected" and partly "we still dislike you and the
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  • Date: 12/7/17 7:48 AM
  • Number: 2698
  • Recommendations: 0
All of this will be funded by the synthetic long SP of $140 which expires in January and will dump good money into my account. Happy to stop chasing the short calls on this stock.

Hi mykie,

Um, does that mean that after
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  • Date: 12/6/17 3:48 PM
  • Number: 12037
  • Recommendations: 0
Hey, look at that big set of balloons!

Happy 16-year Fooliversary, rcaccsol. Thanks for being a part of the Foolish community for so long.

Cheers,
Jim
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