Prepare For a Transition Back to Volatility

Stocks end the week higher right to edge of the expected move we talked about last Friday. The markets efficiency has been uncanny. This has allowed us to do very well with our earnings butterfly trades. Watch this crucial weekend video newsletter so you can navigate next week's minefield in the markets...

Evaluating Earnings Butterfly's

Earnings season is upon us!  We kick off with some big name companies reporting after the close like Tesla (TSLA), Microsoft (MSFT), and Paypal (PYPL).  Watch this video newsletter to find out the exact trades Don entered to potentially profit from a post earnings announcement move in these stocks...

The Fade Trade is in Play

The S&P move back up above 3,000 ahead of earnings announcements this week. The market will be looking at revenue numbers and guidance as a big driver for the overall market and major sectors. Here is an opportunity in several sectors that you may want to trade…

Global Growth Slows, but Markets Fail to React

Stocks end the week stuck in a range despite a global growth slow down for the 2nd quarter in a row. In this crucial weekend video newsletter update we focus on lots of opportunities in upcoming earnings announcements. Watch this video newsletter update right now to so you're not blind sided in next week's trading...

Expected Moves Drive Stocks Around Earnings

Earnings take center stage with Netflix, the first of the major tech stocks releasing numbers after the bell. What we learn via watching thousands of occurrence of earnings announcements is stock price movement following earnings is being driven almost exclusively by options markets. Don will explain how expected move grips hold of stock price movement…

What to Expect as Earnings Season Approaches

Don't let today's Holiday tape fool you.  The market still expects a big move this week thanks to major earnings announcements.  Here are the trading opportunities to advantage of this week...

Trade War, FED, or Earnings Pick Your Volatility Poison

Although trade war talk will subside there are still lots of volatility events on the horizon and the market is pricing that in. In this crucial weekend video newsletter Don discusses those risks and what opportunities you can expect next week...

A Volatility Holding Pattern Emerges in Markets

Stocks higher today getting back to one of our gravity points at 2911. The markets will be focused on the trade deal in the coming days. Will it or won't it happen? And how will the Fed respond? One thing is for sure the Fed has painted themselves into a corner and they have no…

Back in the Volatility Box?

Markets are throwing off signs of being trapped back in the Volatility box…everything from Vol futures, ES futures, to VVIX and more point to signs of instability and fast moves coming to a market near you!  Join Don Kaufman as he details what to look for in the trading days to come!

The Truth Behind Commission Free Trading

Brokerage firms went into an all out WAR this past week and retail traders became the beneficiary as stock trading dropped to FREE across the board. Don Kaufman, 15 year veteran of the brokerage world and co-founder of theotrade will provide the truth behind Commission Free Trading while exploring the infinite strategy possibilities with FREE!