Category Archives: Bull Call Spread

VIX – Bull Call Spread


VIX is at the lower of it’s range as has been then case for a while.  Looking for a pop in volatility as we approach earnings season.  Taking a bullish position via  call vertical. BUY +10 VERTICAL VIX 100 AUG4 14 12/13 … Continue reading

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Bullish positions in UNG (US NAT GAS Fund ETF)


Underlying chart … A few different approaches to initiating a bullish position.  Each one has it’s nuances in terms of capital required, P&L. – A call debit spread, financed by the sale of cash secured puts. – A synthetic covered call … Continue reading

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VIX Bull Call Spread


The broader market continues to rise and burn traders looking to short it.  The SPX closed at it’s all time highs. However, at some point in time there will be a pull back.  One way to play this is by … Continue reading

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USO – Approaching Demand (Support)


Click here to view charts. – Although USO has fallen hard since the start of May, it’s approaching a demand zone (support) around the 36.40-35.60 area.  The level also confluences with the 50% Fib Retracement of the AB up move. – Would … Continue reading

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VIX – Bull Call Spread


There is a lot of debate currently about the low volatility levels & a potential pull back in the market.  Although I am not suggesting a short on the market, I believe the volatility levels might be due for a spike. … Continue reading

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