Triple Play Income Alert: CAH, IBM, VALE

We have several more positions to manage before the weekend.    TRADE ROLL   Cardinal Health (CAH):  78.73   It was a banner week for Cardinal Health.    Cardinal Health received several analyst upgrades over this past week and then yesterday reported better-than-expected second quarter earnings and raised 2023 guidance … all good signs. Cardinal […]

Triple Play Income Alert: CAH, CF, CWH

We are into earnings season with several of our Triple Play Income stocks due to report over the next couple of weeks. This will give us elevated premiums and opportunities to collect more cash ahead of those announcement dates. We will manage a few of those positions today trading ahead or after their reporting.   […]

Triple Play Income Alert: ABBV, CAH, KHC, WMB

Welcome to 2023!   We come in the new year the same we went out: ·      The S&P trading lower ·      The NASDAQ trading lower ·      The Russell 2000 (small cap stocks) trading higher ·      Treasury bonds slightly higher   Again, a market with wide swings in trading and volatility that challenged investors and traders […]

Triple Play Income Alert: CAH, CF, DOW

This is Santa Claus Rally Week (first 5 trading days after Christmas and the first 2 days after New Year’s Day) and so far, it has been an up-and-down market. With stocks trading higher today, maybe the rally will hold into the next week.   We have several positions to manage today. Here is the […]

Triple Play Income Alert: BX, CAH, CF, IBM, RIO

The reaction by the market to this week’s events was expected and unexpected. The CPI report came in looking better and market traded higher. The Fed raised rates by 0.50 as expected and the market sold-off. And today is the “Triple Witching” day each quarter and the market is down again.   We have few […]

Triple Play Income Alert: ROLL CAH, GILD Calls

We’ve held off on alerts this week awaiting Fed Chair Powell’s afternoon speech today. The Fed has spoken saying the central bank will raise interest rates by 0.50 in December with continued rate increases to come later to try and tame inflation. The market seems to like that.   Now we can manage some of […]

Triple Play Income Alert: Roll CAH, GILD

The current run-up in the market is challenging several of our open call positions. However, the market is starting to look overbought with a number of stocks running up against technical resistance. We are getting a bit of a pullback this morning and we’ll look at rolling our Friday expiration call positions over the next […]

Triple Play Income Alert: CF, IBM, CAH, GILD

The Fed raised rates, stocks sold off and then bounced back and are flat here at the end of the week. We will take this chance to re-enter two of our stronger healthcare positions selling puts and let one of our positions be called away.   CF Industries (CF):  105.54   This shows you the […]

Triple Play Income Alert: ABBV, CAH, GILD

Editor’s Note: We are holding our Triple Play Income Quarterly Review session next Tuesday (11/1) at 2:00 PM Eastern time. We will review the last quarter, get an update on our current positions, a look at potential new positions, go over where our stocks are in the current economic cycle and talk further about capital […]

Triple Play Income Alert: ABBV, CAH, GILD, VALE

This market has been relentless the last few weeks selling off across most sectors … on almost very little news. Starting this week, we are likely to get real news … the latest CPI number coming up later this Thursday and another Fed meeting and expected rate hike next week. Either one could send the […]