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  • Date: 2/6/17 10:36 AM
  • Number: 1627
  • Recommendations: 0
I noticed my $110 short covered calls got called away on Friday - surprising.
Bought back in today at $109.90 to re-cover, and will wait until the next alert to re-establish the diagonal.

  • Date: 9/30/16 2:51 PM
  • Number: 1322
  • Recommendations: 0
Hello Foolio,

Consideration should probably be given to what the current prices are for the November contracts, and the actual sales price you got for your original Jan 100 sold call.

For example, today the Nov. $100 would get
  • Date: 9/15/16 9:52 AM
  • Number: 830
  • Recommendations: 0
Me too, had 2 out of 3 called away
  • Date: 9/8/16 1:38 PM
  • Number: 1006
  • Recommendations: 0
fwiw as of today around 1:30 US ET
Stock price $48.75
Midpoint of $42.50 Jan 2017 strike $6.90
%6.90 - $6.25 = TV = $0.65

That represents a TV yield of 1.46% over 135 days, or 3.99% ARR
Not awesome, but not terrible if you
  • Date: 8/24/16 8:58 AM
  • Number: 992
  • Recommendations: 1
Hi John,

I have the same trade going as you do.

You will want to roll your sold Oct $45 call before ex-div. I was going to roll mine sometime this week. Though my guess is that the risk of poaching probably isn't high for at
  • Date: 8/23/16 9:48 AM
  • Number: 2371
  • Recommendations: 1
  • Date: 7/18/16 2:57 PM
  • Number: 1018
  • Recommendations: 4
Hello Sam,

Anytime the share price goes above the strike price of the covered call there is the possibility your shares will be called away. However, it is more of a risk when a dividend is coming up where the dividend is more than the
  • Date: 9/2/15 10:40 AM
  • Number: 1773
  • Recommendations: 0
Hi Parvez1,

Yes, the numbers are coming through feeds.

Stock pricing for current prices, and prices on a specific close date (such as the rec date) are pulled in from Google Finance.

Option Bid/Ask is pulled in through
  • Date: 9/1/15 6:52 PM
  • Number: 1771
  • Recommendations: 4
I like to (try) to keep track of recent alert and TYCM pricing. I do this so I can have a dashboard view of their recent recs, mostly to help decide when and how to deploy new positions when I'm ready.

I created a Google spreadsheet to
  • Date: 9/1/15 6:30 PM
  • Number: 211
  • Recommendations: 11
We have two Zoe's restaurants here in Austin. In the past couple of weeks I've had the opportunities to try them both.

#1: North Austin

In a shopping area known as the Arboretum.
My wife and I lived within
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