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  • Date: 7/9/19 12:43 PM
  • Number: 1678
  • Recommendations: 7
Hi bkw,

One thing I've been trying for the past few years (almost a decade now) is a (paraphrased) version of Charlie Munger's "Try to destroy a cherished belief at least once a year". And, well, I've kept up with
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  • Date: 4/17/19 4:58 PM
  • Number: 3398
  • Recommendations: 27
Kopanitsa, fireflyontilt, et al,

I don't see anything wrong with wanting to fully understand Jim G's rationale for holding on to GME rather than moving on now.

Previously Jim always mentioned upside scenarios (a buyout,

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  • Date: 4/5/19 5:05 PM
  • Number: 2940
  • Recommendations: 5
Hi cnbenson,

Hi Jim - Wondering what the logic for/against simply writing the 37 PUT but keeping the 18 CALL where it is?

I guess that entails buying the current short Call (3.10)
(3.10) Buying current short call
4.60

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  • Date: 4/5/19 4:25 PM
  • Number: 2939
  • Recommendations: 1
Hi V,

Thinking over today's trade alert, what are the advantages of converting the diagonal position to synth long, compared with holding on to the January 2021 long call at $18?

I may just close the April 2019 call and keep

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  • Date: 4/5/19 4:14 PM
  • Number: 2467
  • Recommendations: 1
Hi Steve,

The official diagonal short leg is a $150 call expiring 8/16/2019. Normally there would be no need to mention it in an April AHAP. However an ex-div date is coming up on April 10 and the call is deep in the money with about
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  • Date: 3/8/19 9:29 PM
  • Number: 109
  • Recommendations: 24
Hi gishoy,

So, I just got a sell alert for FIZZ from my Marketpass subscription. I know the options service sometimes goes a different way, but does this mean we should just abandon this position? Sell alerts from MF are pretty rare, so
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  • Date: 3/8/19 6:42 PM
  • Number: 106
  • Recommendations: 11
Whoever the idiot is that recommended selling FIZZ Puts should be fired

That which can be asserted without thought, can be dismissed without thought.

Best,

Jim
  • Date: 2/15/19 11:32 AM
  • Number: 684
  • Recommendations: 5
Hi Fools,

So HD is monkeying with us today - jumping past our written call strike on the last possible day.

A rolling alert is with editorial and going through the process. It will be published a soon as we can get it out. In the
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  • Date: 2/15/19 11:24 AM
  • Number: 682
  • Recommendations: 1
Hi JDB,

The best-laid plans of mice and men often go awry.
- Robert Burns


Ain't that the truth.

Rolling recommendation is with editorial right now. Publishing as soon as our system
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  • Date: 1/29/19 6:59 PM
  • Number: 62
  • Recommendations: 0
Hi Randy,

Last week's alert to write covered call on FIZZ had price guidance stating, "As always, exercise patience and use limit orders. Aim to split the current bid/ask spread, which would pay you about $5.40."

I

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