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In today’s episode of let’s talk stocks, we are going to take a look at option greeks. We’ll to talk about delta, gamma, theta, and vega. In this video, we will cover: what the greeks are, how they’re used, and the big picture behind them. This lesson is perfect for people just starting out with
http://www.Zacks.com – Kevin Matras talks about volatility and how to use it to your advantage through options.
Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) is going forward with mass-producing an all-electric, self-driving Apple Car. This has widespread implications, because — as we noted earlier this month — Apple won’t build the Apple Car by itself. The company will use outside vendors to supply critical hardware for the Apple Car. We believe one such vendor could be LiDAR
Stocks were mixed today, with small caps leading the way higher while the large caps lagged behind. That was the theme of the week. But even as money rotated out of some of the hottest sectors, the major indices remain very close to all-time highs. Source: Shutterstock We’ll talk about the rotation we’re now seeing
Elon Musk’s SpaceX is now worth $74 billion after it raised more capital last week – and the strong demand for shares means many investors believe the company’s two ambitious projects will drive that valuation even higher. The company’s valuation jumped 60% from its previous capital raise, which was just six months ago. And SpaceX’s
The bull of Wall Street is seen during the pass of the snowstorm on January 31, 2021 in New York City. Eduardo MunozAlvarez | VIEW press | Corbis News | Getty Images A decline in new Covid infections, along with improving economic data and stimulus hopes, could boost stocks that flourish in a resurging economy
There are two types of dividend stocks: those that increase their annual dividend payments year after year, often referred to as Dividend Aristocrats, and those that grow their annual dividends by double-digit percentages every year. In early January, Rob Carrick, one of Canada’s best personal finance columnists, wrote an article about dividend stocks that doubled
One aspect of our lives that was undergoing significant change before the novel coronavirus pandemic hit continues to evolve. Media stocks used to be television and radio station conglomerates that owned stations around the country. There were also cable companies that were running the parade of cable-infused services that were very popular a couple decades
The stock market is spooked by rising interest rates. Growth stocks especially, since their valuations are built on the back of low interest rates. No growth stock has been spared in this carnage. Not even some of the highest-quality growth stocks with the biggest potential, like Plug Power (NASDAQ:PLUG) stock. Source: Shutterstock Indeed, the hydrogen
Naked Brand Group (NASDAQ:NAKD) has been in trouble for years. However, the situation turned truly grim in 2020. The company was forced to sell its namesake “Naked” brand, closed down its U.S. stores, losses escalated, shares hit penny stock levels, and NAKD stock was threatened with de-listing. Source: Shutterstock The pandemic didn’t help the situation,
Citadel CEO Kenneth Griffin Source: CNBC | YouTube During Thursday’s GameStop hearing, Citadel Securities’ Ken Griffin defended a controversial method brokerages use to make money, and said his firm would adapt if new regulations prohibited the practice. Lawmakers finally got a chance to press Robinhood, Citadel and Reddit chiefs about the GameStop trading controversy. Members
A worker wearing a protective mask arranges shopping carts outside a Walmart store in Duarte, California, U.S., on Thursday, Nov. 12, 2020. David Swanson | Bloomberg | Getty Images Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading. Walmart — Shares of the big box retailer dropped more than 5% after disappointing quarterly earnings. Walmart
Wall Street has a tough time breaking old habits. Today we’re going to examine the opportunity with energy stocks. Last year, major investors committed to being more Earth friendly and the concept of ESG investing took flight. Global shutdowns gave the environment a big break. Humans drastically reduced the use of fossil fuels. For one
When Sundial Growers (NASDAQ:SNDL) spiked to $3.96 last week on strong volume, the jump looked too good to be true. By the end of the week, the extraordinary jump proved short-lived. SNDL stock closed at around $2. Source: Shutterstock How did a stock with a short interest of under 6% spike? The stock did not
The Committee on Financial Services of the United States House of Representatives held a virtual hearing on Feb. 18, 2021, with the title “Game Stopped? Who Wins and Loses When Short Sellers, Social Media, and Retail Investors Collide.” The announcement for the hearing noted that “recent market volatility involving GameStop [Corporation (GME)] stock and other
Trend lines are a way for you to predict price because technical analysis is based on future predictions. Trend Lines – Trend lines have to hit the price points two or more times – You can have a positive or negative trend – They help you look at the future – They can change angles
Kevin Matras shows how to position for an expected breakout of a trading range, even if you don?t know the direction.
The electric vehicle (EV) frenzy has turned conventional investing on its head. Everyone is looking for the next Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA). And in that pursuit, we are getting some outsized valuations that often do not make sense. But where does Fisker (NYSE:FSR) stock fit into all of this? Source: Eric Broder Van Dyke / Shutterstock.com Although
It’s human nature to take things for granted, even if unintentionally. Source: Shutterstock Water comes out every time you turn on the faucet. Lights turn on every time you flip a switch – or command your voice assistant to turn them on. Only when those things we take for granted are taken away do we
Outgoing Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen holds a news conference after a two-day Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting in Washington, U.S. December 13, 2017. Jonathan Ernst | Reuters Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen told CNBC on Thursday that there could be parts of the U.S. stock market in which investors should exercise caution. In an
The Roku 3 television streaming player menu is shown on a television in Los Angeles, California, U.S., on Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013. Patrick T. Fallon | Bloomberg via Getty Images Check out the companies making headlines after the bell: Tripadvisor — Shares of the travel-booking company fell 1% in extended trading following a wider-than-expected loss.
Most electric utility stocks are distinctly unloved right now. But there’s an exception to this rule: NextEra Energy (NYSE:NEE). Right now, NEE stock is up. Source: madamF / Shutterstock.com In fact, while the S&P 500 is up a little under 41% over the last two years, the Utilities Select SPDR Fund (NYSEARCA:XLU) is up just
Already trending higher thanks to improved U.S. pot legalization odds, Tilray (NASDAQ:TLRY) stock popped tremendously on Feb 10. After surging 40.8% on the previous day, the shares surged again, jumping from $42.35 to above $67, before ending the day at $63.91. Source: Jarretera / Shutterstock.com However, while the mania produced high profits for early buyers
Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) has performed well during the pandemic. So has Amazon stock. It gained nearly 74% in 2020 despite a slew of challenges including the pandemic, a stock market crash, a recession, and a tech stock selloff to end the year. While AMZN is up slightly so far in 2021, the stock essentially plateaued last fall.
One of the hottest investment trends today is investing in special purpose acquisition companies (SPACs). Churchill Capital Corp IV (NYSE:CCIV) has seen CCIV stock surge from $10 per share in early January to about $58 per share today. Source: ggTravelDiary / Shutterstock.com Should you consider CCIV stock now after this price appreciation? My investment thesis
The chiefs of Robinhood, Reddit, Citadel and Melvin Capital, are headed to Washington for Thursday’s highly anticipated GameStop hearing at the U.S. Congress. Lawmakers will get their chance to grill the CEOs, as well as the Reddit trading star known as Roaring Kitty, about last month’s GameStop trading turmoil. Robinhood CEO Vlad Tenev, Melvin Capital
Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange Source: The New York Stock Exchange With attention focused on Robinhood and retail traders at Thursday’s Congressional hearings, trading volumes are very much in focus, as is the practice of “payment for order flow.” Talk about a comeback story. A year ago, retail traders were
A man walks past a Wells Fargo Bank branch on a rainy morning in Washington. Gary Cameron | Reuters Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading. Wells Fargo — The bank stock jumped more than 5% after Bloomberg News reported that Fed officials had signaled to Wells Fargo that they would approve its
I hate Exxon Mobil (NYSE:XOM). But that doesn’t mean XOM stock is a bad play. Source: Harry Green / Shutterstock.com When it comes to the company, it’s personal. I accept the science of climate change. If I ever have grandchildren, I want them to have a livable planet. But the last time I wrote about
Gevo, Inc. (NASDAQ:GEVO) the Colorado-based renewable jet fuel producer, now has over $534 million in cash in the bank after it raised a net $321.7 million recently. This represents about 21% of its market value of $2.47 billion. But GEVO stock is likely to float down over 57% from here. Source: Oleksiy Mark / Shutterstock.com
If you’re one of the millions of Americans who’ve been laid off or furloughed as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, your cash flow may have slowed to a trickle or stopped altogether. But the bills, of course, just keep on coming. To manage your finances until the crisis has passed and you’re back on
Download Preston’s 1 page checklist for finding great stock picks: http://buffettsbooks.com/checklist Preston Pysh is the #1 selling Amazon author of two books on Warren Buffett. The books can be found at the following location: In this lesson students learn how to use the google stock screener.
What is a call option? You might have heard about option contracts in the past. There are calls and puts. When you’re buying a call, it means you’re looking for the stock to go to the upside, which is a bullish outlook. You can also sell a call, which means you’re looking for the stock