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  • Protective Put

    Purchasing a protective put gives you the right to sell stock you already own at a specified price. Protective puts are handy when your outlook is bullish but you want to protect the...

  • Collar

    You can think of a collar as simultaneously running a protective put and a covered call. Some investors think this is a sexy trade because the covered call helps to pay for the protective...

  • Long Common Stock

    When you own common stock, obviously you’re hoping that the firm will be profitable and you’ll share in the benefit of those profits. If you own a dividend-paying stock, you’d...

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Stock Tools

  • Contingent Order

    Ready to trade if a certain contingency kicks in? This order type automates your entry or exit according to your trigger.

     

  • Maxit Tax Manager

    Successful trading is tough enough – untangling the tax consequences of your trades shouldn’t be.

     

  • One Triggers Other (OTO) Order

    Plan your trades in advance with this advanced order type. If your first order is executed, your second order then goes live to the market.

     

  • Streaming Quotes

    The very latest quotes on stocks, options and ETFs, streamed direct to your desktop.

     

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All-Star Analysis

12 Stocks Approaching $100 on 11/11/2013
Alan Brochstein Screens for Stocks Approaching $100 for the First TimeMany investors like to focus on low-priced stocks, perhaps thinking...

A Longer Term Perspective Using Monthly Charts on 11/26/2013
Rob Smith does not currently hold any positions in the securities mentioned in this post.At the time of publication and in the preceding...

Alternatives to High Flyers on 11/05/2013
With the S&P 500 up over 23% in price in 2013 and up about 165% since March 2009, the end of the year is likely to be dominated by tax-...

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Trader Network Perspectives

Bought SDIV at 23.38 SDIV is a solid idea for longer-term investing. It is a well-diversified ETF consisting of large, international companies that pay high dividends. I view SDIV as an alternative to investing in a...

Viable Stock Trading Strategies For Maximum Annual Return Hey everyone,I would like to know which stock trading strategy is most profitable assuming it is done well and gains are more often than losses?  Also let me tell you my strategy and let me know...

Stocks That Have A High Likelihood Of Doubling... TampaJake said: mkn$$ said: this conversation sucks.  big tyme.. And what did you add? Incy... regarding beta and risk:I am invested in trees, not forests. I am buying stocks, not ETFs or...

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How to Choose Your Strategy, part 4: Option Strategy Cheat Sheet

Nicole Wachs brings all the moving parts of her three previous sessions together in her fourth and final installment...


Option Chains Tutorial Series
Part 3: Strategy Chains

TradeKing offers 19 different option chains, 14 of which are strategy-based – which means it’s easy to find bid, ask...


Graduate to Spreads

Now that you have made a few option trades, it may be time to make the leap to trading spreads. Join former CBOE...


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