Lessons from the Pros

Jan 7, 2019 Issue

Futures Nasdaq futures chart showing drop in Apple stock

The Apple Influence on Index Futures

In the last 18 years, one company has not only revolutionized how we buy, store and listen to music but has also been one of the most innovative in showing us new ways we communicate and interact with our cell phones. And talk about customer loyalty? There are only a handful of companies throughout history… Read More »


Puts for Protection – Follow-up

In an earlier article about using puts for protection, I used an example of using a put option to achieve a desired level of protection of a position on SPY, the exchange-traded fund that tracks the price of the S&P 500 index. The position consisted of 100 shares of SPY which had been purchased around… Read More »