Tag Archives: Straddles

OVI Sentiment Got It Right

Last week I was clear that the markets were facing an uptick in volatility, and that you should only consider conditional orders or straddles. Along with the OVI Sentiment Indicator (OVIsi) having turned red on the 28th September, this gave you an invaluable insight at exactly the right time … and not for the first […]

Earnings Coming – Be Patient

As I’ve commented numerous times recently, the market remains as a “higher risk” prospect that would be ideal, and we’re now approaching what I anticipate will be a bumpy and unpredictable earnings month. The big lesson here is to be patient and extremely picky.  If in doubt, stay out.  Otherwise only get involved with the […]