Overview This is about the SDS stocks I bought and sold the SDS ATM Covered Calls. This is a buy-write strategy. Purchased SDS at $10 per share and sold the 6/18/21 $10 Call at $0.55 per call on 4/12/2021. SP 500 closed at 4128 on 4/12/2021. What Happened SDS is ProShares UltraShort S&P 500, which… Continue reading SDS ATM Covered Calls Update – A Buy-Write Strategy
Nasdaq-100 $QQQ +22%Nasdaq +18%Gold $GLD +16%S&P 500 $SPY +10%Long Treasuries $TLT +8% How’s your portfolio?
In the beginning of 2017, it was worth $966. What did we miss?
The T Rowe Price Real Estate fund is up merely 1.64% year to date, and shockingly, it is down about 5% year to year. Why is it performing so badly in comparison to other stock funds? Isn’t it also a fact that the real estate market is booming? A quick search for the real estate… Continue reading Why the T Rowe Price Real Estate Fund Perform so Poorly?
Lower your taxes. Instead of looking at your investments first, begin by taking a look at your taxes and determine a good method to minimize them. You ideally need to move from growth type of investments to income producing investments, when planning for a flawless retirement. By simply changing your portfolio’s funds to more tax… Continue reading Taxes and Inflation – Your Biggest Enemies after Retirement
Recent news headlines have repeatedly indicated that the uncertainties in the global political and economic policies are unprecedented. The uncertainties in the global investment markets have increased; however, the global stock market volatility has declined. Many markets have reached new highs. The situation is very unusual. One of the problems is the commonly used market… Continue reading Are You Prepared in case the Current Market Loses Its Steam?
The Dow Jones Industrial Average has a record high for 12 consecutive trading days, but Warren Buffett still believes that US stocks have not yet seen a bubble. He even bought more of the Apple stock this year. Buffett in an interview with “Squawk Box” mentioned that if the interest rate is 7-8%, then the… Continue reading Buffett Shared the Best Strategy To Invest In The Stock Market
You can let Buffett and his people do the work for you. Buy Berkshire Hathaway shares directly. Buffett’s holding company has beaten the total return of the S&P 500 over the past 10 years with an annualized return of 9.1 percent, compared to 7.3 percent for the index. Berkshire stock has two share classes. The… Continue reading Take Short Cuts and Invest in Buffett
Investment success sometimes requires quick changes in the strategies. Waiting for more information or for the dust to settle is the common traps for being caught in the downdraft. In fact, diversifying across asset classes as well as within asset classes is a smart way to go. Diversification doesn’t ensure a profit or protect against… Continue reading Things to Do with the Stock Market at a New All-Time High
What investment strategy is the best in this stock market now? It’s never too cautious to prepare for the unexpected and sudden market corrections especially for the ones that are more than just corrections. Bearish periods are notorious for upending traditional investment strategies. After all, markets don’t keep going up. I don’t mean to… Continue reading Are You Getting Your Finances Ready for 2017?