Options Trades for the Week Ending May 14, 2021

This week was a quiet one for me as I was close to my target allocation for US stocks at the end of the previous week so I wasn't prepared to commit much more capital.   May 13 Trades Lyft Let's start with a naked put trade that turned into a loss. On May 04 when...

Trades for the Week Ending May 07, 2021

May 06 - Closed Two Naked Put Option Trades Profitably. Established a Partial Covered Strangle On Thursday I bought back the SLB and NEM naked put options that I had sold earlier. I paid $0.07 for the SLB puts resulting in a 90% annualized profit and I paid $0.10 fr...

Naked Put Trades Closing on April 30 (ETSY, SQ)

I had two naked put trades close this week: ETSY and SQ. Both had April 30 expiry dates and both stocks closed above the strike today but both trades were closed on April 28 with the buy-to-close trade management orders I had placed. I track the average annualized...