Earnings season is here and the results are mixed. Over the next two weeks most of the companies will report earnings for the end of 2018. Facebook, Apple, Tesla, Amazon, Alphabet just to name a few of the big names that have just reported or will report in a few days. In this episode of the [...]
Media and social media has a tremendous effect on the markets. It also has and effect on the mind of a trader and how they place their trades. In this episode of the SCT Podcast, Sarah will discuss how the constant messaging from the media can have a negative effect on your trading and some strategies [...]
What’s a Covered Call? A covered call is a strategy used by traders and investors to generate income from stocks they own or will buy. To trade a covered call, you need to own the stock and be able to write a call option against those shares. These can be shares that you already own, or [...]
In this weeks podcast, we discuss the S&P 500 chart and where we think the market support and resistance is this week. We had discussed after the correction on Dec 24th, that we believed that the market would make small daily moves to the upside. This premise has been proven as the market has made daily [...]
The S&P500 continues to show the volatility that we saw at the end of December. The market has pushed up from the low we saw at the end of December. There is talk in the media about how this is a good time to start buying stocks after the pull back and to start building a [...]
2018 was a year peppered with consequential world events, investigations and YES, LOTS OF TWEETS, contributing to uncertainty and volatility in the financial markets. Despite the relatively strong economy and job growth numbers in the US, it’s clear that investors were and are still on edge about future events and are approaching the markets with caution. [...]
2019 is here what are your Trading Resolutions? In this episode of the SCT Podcast Sarah and TJ discuss what their resolutions are for 2019.