Options Strategies for a Falling MarketOptions traders can make money no matter which way the market heads. With the right strategies for a bear market, close attention to evolving fundamentals, and use of technical indicators profits can be made while investors are losing their shirts. What are some good...
ALTB - Open HAL Bear Call Spread - JUN16 47.50/50
HAL has been in a solid and consistent downtrend since the beginning
ATA - Open SLB Bear Call Spread - MAY19 75.5/77
SLB has been sliding down since the beginning of the year. It also has a moderately strong amount of IV in its options. This presents itself as an excellent target for a Bear Call spread.
ATA - Open SPG Bear Call Spread APR21 175/180
SPG invests in and manages Malls and other properties. These businesses have ever increasing challenges as buying habits move away from big box stores.
This has SPG in a solid downtrend and even in these low IV conditions, it has a moderate amount of IV. This gives us the rare opportunity to do a solid Bear Call Spread.
ALTB - Open TSLA Bear Call Spread - JAN20 210/215
TSLA is under pressure in a number of ways. Its acquisition