Calendar spreads allow investors to bet on merger and acquisition activity with less risk than buying call options outright, says Steve Smith of Minyanville.com, and here he offers a case study in Pandora.
Currency trader Marc Principato of SMB University Forex Training Program details why traders shouldn't get hung up on labeling themselves as a specific sort of trader because it can limit your thinking.
To isolate winning investments, Chris Versace looks for enduring, powerful trends in investor psychology, demographics, and economics. Here, he explains his strategy, his new Power Options Trader newsletter, and some favorite defensive stocks.
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