SPY Puts Explode, Other Updates, & Fresh Ideas

Options Review: 

We’re ready to kick off yet another trading week, and we’re going to start off by going over our winning ideas from Friday’s premarket report. Which is to say, all three of the ideas we put forth for our readers.

We were bearish on everything for the day and fared very well with the help of the markets tanking throughout the afternoon and into the close. Our specific targets were the NFLX Weekly $420-400 Puts, the ISRG Weekly $278.33-276.67 Puts, and the SPY 01/21 $446-444 Puts. Here are the total runs and possible gains on the day:

NFLX Weekly $420-400 Puts
$420: 
18.68-40.04 (+114%)
$415: 14.19-33.74 (+138%)
$410: 11.83-31.45 (+166%)
$405: 10.10-25.50 (+152%)
$400: 1.19-11.15 (+836%)
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ISRG Weekly $278.33-276.67 Puts
$278.33: 
3.30-7.80 (+136%)
$276.67: 2.98-6.30 (+111%)
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SPY 01/21 $446-444 Puts
$446: 1.14-8.81 (+673%)
$445: .88-7.39 (+739%)
$444: .67-6.45 (+863%)


Fresh Options Ideas:
KSS Weekly $60-62 Calls
SPY 01/24 $435-432 Puts*

*Please use extreme caution when trading options on their day of expiration. It should only be attempted by experienced traders with access to disposable funds. 


Extended Watchlist:
EXTN, BTBD, ABML, OSKA, IWAL, NXMR, SMME, MWWC, KRFG, KBLB, 

Options Update, Fresh Earnings Plays

Options Review: 

As promised yesterday, we’re swinging back around to the fresh options plays that we formulated in Wednesday morning’s premarket report. If you didn’t catch our special focus report on an exciting up-and-comer in the junior gold mining space, click here and check it out!

On Wednesday, we offered up a trio of options trading targets, those being the UNH Weekly $455-465 Calls, the BAC Weekly $46.50-48 Calls, and the SPY 01/19 $458 Calls. We ended up seeing some nice movement in those plays that day, which amounted to the following ranges and total potential profits for anyone who got involved.

UNH Weekly $455-465 Calls
$455:
11.30-17.00 (+50%)
$460: 6.40-16.50 (+158%)
$465: 3.69-12.01 (+225%)
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BAC Weekly $46.50-48 Calls
$46.50:
.43-.95 (+121%)
$47: .23-.62 (+170%)
$47.50: .12-.34 (+183%)
$48: .05-.17(+240%)
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SPY 01/19 $458 Calls
$458: .39-1.32 (+238%)


Fresh Options Ideas:
NFLX Weekly $420-400 Puts*
ISRG Weekly $278.33-276.67 Puts*
SPY 01/21 $446-444 Puts*

*Please use extreme caution when trading options on their day of expiration. It should only be attempted by experienced traders with access to disposable funds. 


Vortex Brands, Co. VTXB – Recap:

We’ve also got an update on VTXB, a stock that we tagged for observation last Thursday morning, and over the course of a week, it has performed exceptionally well for us.

From Thursday’s low of .0125, VTXB ran up as high as.0494 during yesterday’s session. With this type of momentum going, we’ll be sure to continue to monitor its activity in upcoming sessions.


Extended Watchlist:
ILUS, PHIL, AIAD, WDLF, BRBL, UNQL, BSFC, SVFD

DASH Calls Bear Fruit, Fresh Ideas

More Options Updates:

We’re on our normal routine today, highlighting the winners we’ve come across with our many options ideas. For yesterday’s morning’s premarket report, we hashed out three sets of fresh plays for tracking, and two of them turned in very nice performances.

We were after the ACCD Weekly $20 Calls and the KBH 02/18 $40-42 Calls, and they both produced positive intraday movement for us, with the ACCD calls posting the top performance and registering a big multibag run on the day.

Additionally, we flagged the DASH 01/21 $160-165 Calls as a longer-term idea on New Year’s Eve, and those have started to put up big moves as well. Below you’ll find the total range and possible gains so far.

ACCD Weekly $20 Calls
$20:
 1.90-5.00 (+163%)
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KBH 02/18 $40-42 Calls
$40: 2.05-2.93 (+43%)
$41: 1.45-2.25 (+55%)
$42: 1.05-1.65 (+57%)
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DASH 01/21 $160-165 Calls 
$160: .07-.52 (+643%)
$162.50: .05-.31 (+520%)
$165: .04-.29  (+625%)


Fresh Options Ideas:
SPY 01/12 $470-472 Calls*
INFY 01/21 $25-26 Calls
NFLX 02/04 $560-570 Calls
AMBA Weekly $157.50-162.50 Calls

*Please exercise great caution when trading options on their day of expiration. It should only be attempted by experienced traders. 


Extended Watchlist:
TCRI, PLYN, DUTV, TLOFF, KYNC, IMRN, IMMX, PIK, EVFM