Trying to fight the positive trend has been a disaster for the naysayers.
Last year wasn't particularly kind to every stock, but some are turning around for the better in 2020.
The premium for long term options is cheap.
It offers exposure to unmanned aircraft systems, drones, tactical missile systems, first-responders, telecom connectivity, and is exploring commercial A.I. & agricultural applications.
MSFT is not one of my names that has just kept on hitting target prices, thus forcing decisions. The stock is getting close though.
There were opportunities in the transports.
The most important thing to keep in mind is that the odds that the market reverses and goes straight down from here are very low.
This is retail, where down is up and up is down, and the dynamic of the sector continues to change.
Putting buy-writes in your investing 'toolbox' seems one route to becoming a better investor in 2020.
The inevitability of cycles is what makes many market participants so confident that they can predict the future. But that is a fallacy.