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  • Fig Leaf

    This strategy acts like a covered call but uses a LEAPS call as a surrogate for owning the stock. Though the two plays are similar, managing options with two different expiration dates...

  • Short Call Spread

    A short call spread obligates you to sell the stock at strike price A if the option is assigned but gives you the right to buy stock at strike price B. A short call spread is an alternative...

  • Diagonal Put Spread

    You can think of this as a two-step strategy. It’s a cross between a long calendar spread with puts and a short put spread. It starts out as a time decay play. Then once you sell...

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Veteran Tools

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

     

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    Speak your mind about the securities you’re trading – and connect with other traders in our Network.

     

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  • AutoTrade

    TradeKing’s AutoTrade service lets you automate trade signals from your favorite investment newsletter in your TradeKing account.

     

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All-Star Analysis

TradeKing Midday Market Call Recap - SPX, LOW on 12/10/2013
Recap for Tuesday, December 10th by Kevin Corrigan Did you miss Tuesday’s TradeKing Midday Market Call? Here’s a quick recap. Don’t miss...

Happy 2014 from TradeKing! on 12/30/2013
As 2013 draws to a close, let’s raise a virtual glass to all of you folks. Here’s to a happy, healthy and prosperous New Year together! And...

How Scary is September for Traders, Anyhow? on 09/10/2014
Historically speaking, September is a tough month for traders. A senior analyst at S&P Dow Jones Indices has crunched the numbers...

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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...

Set me straight on writers, sellers, buyers, and holders Hi Gus’s Leg: Glad to see your fellow Trader Network members have settled this question for you. I always find it handy to repeat this phrase, a popular one among options educators like TradeKing’s...

Eventually, cash will be only safe place to put money Uh oh, Incy's envy for HFTs may have caused him to go off the deep end.  An article on changes to money market funds, something that's almost equivalent to cash, has turned into a rant against...

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