SPY Calls Run as Markets Reach New Highs

Solid SPY Returns:

Our fresh quick strike options play to start off the week targeted SPY Weekly $401-403 Calls, in yesterday morning’s report. For newer readers who may not yet be aware, we often use the SPY (SPDR S&P 500 ETF) as a market analog for intraday swing trades. Yesterday, the markets got off to a hot start and didn’t let up much throughout the course of the day, with the NASDAQ and the S&P hitting new record highs. .

The bullish session provided our SPY targets with the impetus to record the following intraday moves and total potential gains:  

SPY Weekly $401-403 Calls
$401: 2.12-5.93 (+180%)
$402: 1.59-4.95 (+211%)
$403: .92-3.98 (+333%)
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Fresh Options Idea:
ACAD 06/18 $24-26 Calls 


Investview, Inc. INVU – Recap:

We last mentioned INVU in our morning report from a week ago today as a chatroom play from our Veteran Trading premium service. Since that time, we’ve witnessed a run from .315-.596 for an increase of 89% Our premium members had the chance to get in as low as .255 as you can see at the link above. That works out to a total upswing of 134%

We encourage any of our readers who may be interested in exactly how we formulate our daily trading ideas, and interested in learning to do so themselves, to contact us about subscribing to Veteran Trading. Click here to email us your contact information, and we’ll take care of the rest!


Extended Watchlist: 
EEENF, INND, NWGC, IMTL, NSAV, INCC, AWGI, FTEG, GRLT, BLUU, KYNC

Options Swing Trade Ideas & More

Recap of Friday’s Plays:

We finished out last week with a bang as we reaped the reward of some very good options ideas. Not only did our fresh ideas from Friday morning in the SPY and TLS pop off for multibag gains, but our targets in DRI from Thursday morning’s premarket report, also tacked on some impressive new highs.

These gains were added in roughly the final 90 minutes of the session, where the markets made an incredible surge into the close that sets this holiday-shortened week up to be very interesting.

Here are the trading ranges and total possible profits on our successful ideas, a couple of which are still active for another couple of weeks before expiration:

SPY Weekly $398-399 Calls 
$398:  1.85-7.63 (+312%)
$398.50: 2.23-6.44 (+189%)
$399: .53-5.32 (+903%)
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DRI 04/16 $135-140 Calls
$135
: 3.20-13.20 (+313%)
$140: 2.40-9.60 (+300%)
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TLS 04/16 $35-40 Calls
$35
: 2.70-4.80 (+78%)
$40: .60-3.00 (+400%)
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Fresh Options Ideas:
FUBO 05/21 $25-30 Calls


ViacomCBS, Inc. VIAC – Options Idea 

We’ve been taking note of the massive selloff in VIAC over the past week as the company’s massive fundraising efforts resulted in a huge $2.1B block trade priced at roughly $47/share. The stock has come all the way down to those levels and we want to enter a longer-term swing trade idea to coincide.

We are going to radar the VIAC 06/18 $50-55 Calls and keep track of them over the coming weeks and months.


Extended Watchlist: 
HCMC, VBHI, RXMD, MMEDF, MINE, TKOI, GRLT, IJJP, WSGF

More Winning Options Plays

CRWD & PDD Options Update: 

We’ve been cruising right along this week with some really nice options plays yielding up considerable gain chances for ourselves and our readers. Our newsletters yesterday morning contained a bullish and a bearish idea in the CRWD and PDD chains, respectively.

Both companies had just released their earnings reports, and appeared to be gearing up to go in opposite directions. We targeted the CRWD Weekly $197.50-202.50 Calls and the PDD Weekly $152.50-148 Puts, and in both cases, our hunches paid off, with the CRWD ideas clearly being the more potent of the two. .

Here is the rundown of the single-session performances recorded by these plays: 

CRWD Weekly $197.50-202.50 Calls
$197.50: 3.15-14.00 (+344%)
$200: 2.40-12.07 (+403%)
$202.50: 1.86-10.00 (+438%)
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PDD Weekly $12.50-148 Puts
$152.50:
 8.01-12.95 (+62%)
$150: 6.28-11.25 (+79%)
$149: 5.00-10.02 (+101%)
$148: 6.45-10.15 (+57%)


Fresh Options Ideas: 

We’ve got another batch of earnings calendar plays this morning in the solar and retail spaces. Here are the chains and possible strike ranges that we find interesting today:

CSIQ Weekly $43.50-46 Calls 
WOOF Weekly $25 Calls
WSM Weekly $145-155 Calls 


Extended Watchlist: 
ICBU, NRPI, IMTL, MDRM, FORW, WARM, LQMT, BRTX, GRLT, ADTM