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StockOptionsChannel.com

Stock Options Channel is a stock options research website, aimed at financial advisors and retail investors trying to maximize the opportunities in stock options and using puts and calls to gain yield on their investments. The site includes a number of ground-breaking features that allow investors to dig deeper into interesting stock options opportunities, including the site's proprietary YieldBoost ranking system. Each week we put out a free newsletter sharing the results of our YieldBoost rankings, and throughout each day we share even more detailed reports to subscribers to our premium service. On the CALLS side of the options chain, the YieldBoost formula looks for the highest premiums a call seller can receive (expressed in terms of the extra yield against the current share price - the boost - delivered by the option premium), with strikes that are out-of-the-money with low odds of the stock being called away. On the PUTS side of the options chain, the YieldBoost formula considers that the option seller makes a commitment to put up a certain amount of cash to buy the stock at a given strike, and looks for the highest premiums a put seller can receive (expressed in terms of the extra yield against the cash commitment - the boost - delivered by the option premium), with strikes that are out-of-the-money with low odds of the stock being put to the option seller.

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Strategy To YieldBoost IIIN To 11.8% Using Options

By StockOptionsChannel.com

Shareholders of Insteel Industries, Inc. looking to boost their income beyond the stock's 0.5% annualized dividend yield can sell the January 2015 covered call at the $25 strike and collect the premium based on the 95 cents bid, which annualizes to an additional 11.3% rate of return against the current stock price (at Stock Options Channel we call this the YieldBoost), for a total of 11.8% annualized rate in the scenario where the stock is not called away.

11:40AM 09/09/14

Commit To Purchase Select Comfort Corp. At $17, Earn 7.9% Using Options

By StockOptionsChannel.com

Investors eyeing a purchase of Select Comfort Corp. stock, but tentative about paying the going market price of $22.40/share, might benefit from considering selling puts among the alternative strategies at their disposal.

11:39AM 09/09/14

Commit To Purchase PharMerica Corp At $20, Earn 9.5% Annualized Using Options

By StockOptionsChannel.com

Investors eyeing a purchase of PharMerica Corp stock, but tentative about paying the going market price of $24.96/share, might benefit from considering selling puts among the alternative strategies at their disposal. One interesting put contract in particular, is the March 2015 put at the $20 strike, which has a bid at the time of this writing of $1.00.

11:38AM 09/09/14

Commit To Buy Performant Financial Corp At $7.50, Earn 9.9% Annualized Using Options

By StockOptionsChannel.com

Investors considering a purchase of Performant Financial Corp stock, but cautious about paying the going market price of $9.12/share, might benefit from considering selling puts among the alternative strategies at their disposal. One interesting put contract in particular, is the April 2015 put at the $7.50 strike, which has a bid at the time of this writing of 45 cents.

11:38AM 09/09/14

How To YieldBoost Movado Group From 1.1% To 13.3% Using Options

By StockOptionsChannel.com

Shareholders of Movado Group, Inc. looking to boost their income beyond the stock's 1.1% annualized dividend yield can sell the December covered call at the $40 strike and collect the premium based on the $1.25 bid, which annualizes to an additional 12.2% rate of return against the current stock price (at Stock Options Channel we call this the YieldBoost), for a total of 13.3% annualized rate in the scenario where the stock is not called away.

11:37AM 09/09/14

Commit To Buy Interactive Intelligence Group At $35, Earn 10.1% Annualized Using Options

By StockOptionsChannel.com

Investors considering a purchase of Interactive Intelligence Group Inc. stock, but cautious about paying the going market price of $43.98/share, might benefit from considering selling puts among the alternative strategies at their disposal.

11:34AM 09/09/14

Commit To Buy Foundation Medicine At $17.50, Earn 10.8% Annualized Using Options

By StockOptionsChannel.com

Investors considering a purchase of Foundation Medicine Inc shares, but tentative about paying the going market price of $22.40/share, might benefit from considering selling puts among the alternative strategies at their disposal. One interesting put contract in particular, is the February 2015 put at the $17.50 strike, which has a bid at the time of this writing of 85 cents.

11:33AM 09/09/14

Commit To Buy Anika Therapeutics At $35, Earn 12.5% Annualized Using Options

By StockOptionsChannel.com

Investors eyeing a purchase of Anika Therapeutics Inc. stock, but cautious about paying the going market price of $42.33/share, might benefit from considering selling puts among the alternative strategies at their disposal.

11:31AM 09/09/14

Interesting September 2015 Stock Options For WMT

By StockOptionsChannel.com

Consistently, one of the more popular stocks people enter into their stock options watchlist at Stock Options Channel is Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. .

12:21PM 09/08/14

One Put, One Call Option To Know About For Travelers Companies

By StockOptionsChannel.com

Consistently, one of the more popular stocks people enter into their stock options watchlist at Stock Options Channel is Travelers Companies Inc . So this week we highlight one interesting put contract, and one interesting call contract, from the January 2015 expiration for TRV.

12:19PM 09/08/14

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