Sold Cash Secured Put + Investment Thesis – DSW Inc. (DSW) – $20.00 strike – JUN 15 Expiration

This trade was actually executed on Monday 05/07/18. I didn’t get a chance to write about it until today. Please visit the core philosophies article on my investment thesis process for a deeper explanation of the components of this article. Additionally you might find my rules for trading options helpful in understanding the parameters of the trade. In… Read More Sold Cash Secured Put + Investment Thesis – DSW Inc. (DSW) – $20.00 strike – JUN 15 Expiration

DGI Adventure 05-01-2017 Month in Review – April 2017

Tax month! We filed for an extension because we temporarily lost some stuff during the move and just didn’t feel like dealing with it. We paid estimated taxes though. Taxes suck. Fortunately most of our income producing investments are in tax-advantaged accounts. I didn’t write any posts in April because I’m a horrible blogger. I’m… Read More DGI Adventure 05-01-2017 Month in Review – April 2017

DGI Adventure 03-20-17 – Expiry Discussion and Miscellany

Last Friday was the third Friday of the month, which is when the monthly options expire. Of course once a quarter options and futures on both stocks and indexes all expire, and it’s called quadruple witching. Last Friday was also quadruple witching. Quadruple witching sounds really ominous, but there doesn’t seem to me to be… Read More DGI Adventure 03-20-17 – Expiry Discussion and Miscellany