DGI Adventure 11-22-16 Sold Cash Secured Put + Investment Thesis (Revisited) – Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (WMT) – $67.50 strike – Dec16 Expiration

This trade was actually executed on Thursday 11/17/16. 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. I first opened a position in Wal-Mart over a year ago, and I went through… Read More DGI Adventure 11-22-16 Sold Cash Secured Put + Investment Thesis (Revisited) – Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (WMT) – $67.50 strike – Dec16 Expiration

DGI Adventure 11-21-16 Sold Cash Secured Put – Visa Inc. (V) – $76.00 strike – Dec 09 Expiration

This trade was actually executed on Monday 11/14/16. I didn’t get a chance to write about it until today. I already went through my investment thesis process back in July when I first opened a position, so I won’t be rehashing all that here. The point of this post is really just to document the… Read More DGI Adventure 11-21-16 Sold Cash Secured Put – Visa Inc. (V) – $76.00 strike – Dec 09 Expiration

DGI Adventure 11-20-16 Sold Cash Secured Put + Investment Thesis (Revisited) – Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) – $55.00 strike – Dec 16 Expiration

This trade was actually executed on Monday 11/14/16. 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. I already went through the thesis exercise when I first opened a position back in… Read More DGI Adventure 11-20-16 Sold Cash Secured Put + Investment Thesis (Revisited) – Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) – $55.00 strike – Dec 16 Expiration

DGI Adventure 09-09-16 Sold Cash Secured Put – Interactive Brokers Group, Inc (IBKR) – $33.00 strike – Oct 21 Expiration

This trade was actually executed on Tuesday 09/06/16. I didn’t get a chance to write about it until today. I went through my whole core philosophies blah blah blah and investment thesis process when I first initiated a position in IBKR back in July. That put expired worthless a few weeks ago, and this trade… Read More DGI Adventure 09-09-16 Sold Cash Secured Put – Interactive Brokers Group, Inc (IBKR) – $33.00 strike – Oct 21 Expiration

DGI Adventure 06-20-16 Sold Cash Secured Put + Investment Thesis – Starbucks Corporation (SBUX) – $52.50 strike – July 15 Expiration

This trade was actually executed on Thursday 06/16/16. 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. Dividend Cycle SBUX will go ex-dividend in early August, and I would expect the payout… Read More DGI Adventure 06-20-16 Sold Cash Secured Put + Investment Thesis – Starbucks Corporation (SBUX) – $52.50 strike – July 15 Expiration

DGI Adventure 06-16-16 – Sold Cash Secured Put + Investment Thesis – Gorman-Rupp Co (GRC) – $25.00 strike – September 16 Expiration

This trade was actually executed on Monday 6/13/16. 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. Dividend Cycle GRC’s current dividend distribution is $0.105/share. It will likely go ex-dividend sometime around… Read More DGI Adventure 06-16-16 – Sold Cash Secured Put + Investment Thesis – Gorman-Rupp Co (GRC) – $25.00 strike – September 16 Expiration

DGI Adventure – 06-09-16 – Sold Cash Secured Put – Gap Inc (GPS) – $17.50 strike – July 8 Expiration

I loaded up on more GPS in my taxable account last month, and my investment thesis hasn’t really changed since I originally purchased shares back in September of last year. So this won’t be a full blown post. Just a record of the trade. Mr. Market presented an opportunity to possibly average down even further,… Read More DGI Adventure – 06-09-16 – Sold Cash Secured Put – Gap Inc (GPS) – $17.50 strike – July 8 Expiration

DGI Adventure 06-09-16 Sold Cash Secured Put +Investment Thesis (revisited) – Valero Energy Corporation (VLO) – $53.00 strike – June 24 Expiration

Please visit the core philosophies article on my investment thesis process for a deeper explanation of the components of this article. I went through this exercise approximately 6 months ago when I bought 26 shares of VLO at a cost basis of $66.67 in my taxable account. The stock price is obviously down quite a… Read More DGI Adventure 06-09-16 Sold Cash Secured Put +Investment Thesis (revisited) – Valero Energy Corporation (VLO) – $53.00 strike – June 24 Expiration

DGI Adventure 05-23-16 – Sold Puts: VER July 15 2016 $9.00 strike @ $0.25/share

Even though I took my leap of faith over a week ago, some of the funds from my Beneficiary IRA transfer have only now hit my Interactive Brokers account. Since IB doesn’t support most of the mutual funds I held, the rest of the funds are going to take a few more days, which means… Read More DGI Adventure 05-23-16 – Sold Puts: VER July 15 2016 $9.00 strike @ $0.25/share