Trade Alert – (AAPL) March 2, 2012

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Trade Alert Update-Buy the Apple Call Spread position

Buy the Apple (AAPL) April, 2012 $450-$480 bull call spread for a net price of $27.35 or best

Opening Trade

3-2-2012

expiration date: 4-20-2012

Portfolio weighting: 20%
($20,000/100/$27.35) = 7 Contracts

To execute this trade you must add two positions simultaneously:

1) Buy the (AAPL) April, 2012 $450 calls at $97.60

2) Sell the (AAPL) April, 2012 $480 call at $70.25

Execution

March $450 call cost……………… $97.60
March $480 call premium earned…-$70.25

Net Cost……………………………. $27.35

Profit Calculation at Expiration

Expiration value…………………..$30.00
Purchase cost …..………………. . $27.35

Net Profit…………………….…….$2.65

Total profit = ($2.65 X 100 X 7) = $1,855 = $1,855% for the notional $100,000 portfolio