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I like selling a put spread in TCO.

Intermediate Trade: Intel Real Money Pro($)

INTC makes a perfect candidate for a diagonal wheel trade.

Intermediate Trade: Twitter Real Money Pro($)

Consider a November put spread in TWTR.

Intermediate Trade: USO Real Money Pro($)

The United States Oil ETF looks toppy. Plus, my question of the week.

Intermediate Trade: VIX ETF Real Money Pro($)

Volatility can go where it wants, and the VIX usually stays home.

Intermediate Trade: Google Real Money Pro($)

Could a Google phone draw from the Galaxy crowd amid Samsung's problems?

Novice Trade: Facebook Real Money Pro($)

The stock may get a serious leg up in the next few months.
After destroying trust in the futures markets, Jon Corzine deserves more than a slap on the wrist.
After destroying trust in the futures markets, Corzine deserves more than a slap on the wrist.
This GLD straddle is a 'steal' given the recent movement.


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