Skip Raschke has been with Options Profits since its inception 3+ years ago. He is a graduate of Gonzaga University. Prior to his Wall Street career in 1971, he was drafted by the New York Yankees as a pitcher. After a career-ending elbow injury he began his career on Wall Street in 1975 as a registered stock/options broker with Paine Webber. In 1982 he bought a seat on the Philadelphia Stock Exchange where for 10 years he was a registered options trader (a trading pit market maker).Expand

He later served as a registered Commodity Trading Advisor (C.T.A.), brokering a hedge fund. In addition he was a proprietary stock/options trader for Van Der Moolen. He can be found daily on OP, and, he can be reached at his website: The Stock and Options Trader's Daily (, an interactive website dedicated to intra-day stock market analysis as well as teaching the skills of trading the markets. His email address is: Skip@SOTDaily.comCollapse

| Dec 11, 2014
| 7:34 AM EST
bulls--> +2% to 45% bears--> -4% to 22% neutrals--> +1% to 33%
| Dec 04, 2014
| 8:13 AM EST
bulls -9% to 43% bears +5% to 26% neutrals (in cash) +4% to 31%
| Nov 28, 2014
| 8:00 AM EST
bulls + 3% to 52% bears -3% to 21% neutrals (in cash) unch to 27%
| Nov 20, 2014
| 6:48 AM EST
bulls -9% to 49% bears +5% to 24% neutrals (in cash) +4% to 27%
| Nov 13, 2014
| 10:24 AM EST
Time's annual Person of the Year should be a composite of all the over-exposed, over-hyped, over-inflated stoc...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 7:53 AM EST
Bulls--> 58% (+5%) Bears--> 19% (+4%) Neutrals (in cash)--> 23% (-9%) Conclusion: over the past repor...
| Nov 06, 2014
| 7:51 AM EST
Bulls ---> 53% (+3% for the week) Bears ---> 15% (-6% for the week) Neutrals-> 32% (+3% for the week)...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 7:29 AM EDT
Bulls--> +7% to 50% Bears--> -11% to 22% Neutrals--> +4% to 28%
| Oct 22, 2014
| 8:56 AM EDT
Fact: Contrary to what many think, the vast majority of options do not expire worthless. The facts are as foll...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 8:18 AM EDT
missed in the ibm angst trading today is the fact that ibm had previously Confirmed (to all of us) tha they wo...

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