At the start of September, I was septic… There were many elephants (really bad trades) in my portfolio and I had quite some loosing positions. Here is how it went from there. Advertisements
With August behind us, I can write up a new post on my option trading income. And what a month it was: A new record combined with a few bad market events that created the elephants in the room. Can you help me with my elephants?
When all the systems and mechanics run like a well oiled machine, you need to be vigilant. That is the time that greed can come and say hello. I do have the feeling this is happening with me right now.
July has been the continuation of June for option trading. Not bad, not excellent either. When I take an helicopter view, income is fine, I just want always more!
Trading options is fun and exciting. And in my opinion, less risky than buying stock. That is just my opinion, I might be biased. In a few days, I will be celebrating a postion that is a drag on my profit for 1 year now!
Exploring new financial assets is fun. By studying investments vehicles myself, I can decide to use them or not. That is how I got into options, that is how I got into crowdfunding.
When trading options, you need inspiration on what to do. At first, this looks like a difficult task. With some help, it becomes a doable task. What do I do?
May has been a great month. Plenty of public holidays with good and great weather, time with family and friends and a party for the 40th birthday of my wife. What else would you want? And then I looked at my total passive income. It is just amazing to cross the 1000€ mark in a … More Monthly Passive Income – Crossing the 1000€ mark
A general principle in building a portfolio is to diversification. What does that mean? Just buying a lot of different stock? Maybe there is more. I will also tell you how I add diversification to my option trading.
In order to boost my return from stock, I write options. As with all kind of investing, this is not without risk. And who takes risk, gets return.