December options expired on Saturday. I have two, C and CAT, that I don't intend to roll forward, both of them non-directional plays on symmetrical triangles. Because of the complexity of the option positions -- they are iron condors composed of four strike prices each -- I'm waiting for documentation from my broker before calculating the results.
My shorter-term trading rules can be read here. And the classic Turtle Trading rules on which my rules are based can be read here.
Tim Bovee, Private Trader tracks the analysis and trades of a private trader for his own accounts. Nothing in this blog constitutes a recommendation to buy or sell stocks, options or any other financial instrument. The only purpose of this blog is to provide education and entertainment.
No trader is ever 100 percent successful in his or her trades. Trading in the stock and option markets is risky and uncertain. Each trader must make trading decision decisions for his or her own account, and take responsibility for the consequences.