Gavin McMaster

Gavin has a Masters in Applied Finance and Investment. He specializes in income trading using options, is very conservative in his style and believes patience in waiting for the best setups is the key to successful trading. He likes to focus on short volatility strategies. Gavin has written 4 books on options trading, 3 of which were bestsellers.

For more info about Gavin, check out his website http://www.optionstradingiq.com/.

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Covered Call Technical Analysis

| March 2, 2016 | 0 Comments
Covered Call Technical Analysis

When it comes to covered call trading, technical analysis can be a key factor. The primary risk with covered calls is that your stock will have a sharp move lower, so sticking to stocks in well defined uptrends can help minimize (but not eliminate) that risk. So how is an uptrend defined? An uptrend could be […]

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22 Trading Lessons From Jesse Livermore

| February 24, 2016 | 0 Comments
22 Trading Lessons From Jesse Livermore

Jesse Livermore is famous for making (and losing) two fortunes in the stock market. Firstly in 1907, he famously sold the market short and profited to the tune of $3 million. Then in 1929 after noticing similar conditions to 1929, he again sold the market short and continued adding to his position as stocks plummeted which […]

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Stock Repair Strategy

| February 17, 2016 | 1 Comment
Stock Repair Strategy

You did your homework, picked a great stock, totally undervalued and ready for a nice price rise. However, after you bought the stock, the damn thing goes and drops 20%. So what do you do now?  Do you sell it and cut your losses or do you hold on and hope that it recovers? Do […]

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