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Trade Alert – (GDX)- STOP LOSS
SELL the Market Vectors Gold Miners ETF (GDX) February, 2016 $12.50-$13.50 in-the-money vertical bull call spread at $0.38 or best
expiration date: February 19, 2016
Portfolio weighting: 10%
Number of Contracts = 130 contracts
To see how to enter this trade in your online platform, please look at the order ticket below, which I pulled off of optionshouse.
If you are uncertain on how to execute an options spread, please watch my training video on ?How to Execute a Bull Call Spread? by clicking here at https://www.madhedgefundtrader.com/ltt-executetradealerts/. You must me logged into your account to view the video.
The best execution can be had by placing your bid for the entire spread in the middle market and waiting for the market to come to you. The difference between the bid and the offer on these deep in-the-money spread trades can be enormous.
Don?t execute the legs individually or you will end up losing much of your profit. Spread pricing can be very volatile on expiration months farther out.
Here are the specific trades you need to execute this position:
Sell 130 February, 2016 (GLD) $12.50 calls at?.?.??$0.73
Buy to cover short 130 February, 2016 (GLD) $13.50 calls at.$0.35
Loss: $0.75 – $0.38 = -$0.37
(130 X 100 X -$0.37) = -$4,810 or -4.81% profit for the notional $100,000 portfolio