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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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Commit To Buy World Acceptance Corp. At $55, Earn 8.2% Annualized Using Options

By StockOptionsChannel.com

Investors eyeing a purchase of World Acceptance Corp. shares, but tentative about paying the going market price of $67.89/share, might benefit from considering selling puts among the alternative strategies at their disposal.

11:33AM 10/01/14

Commit To Buy SFX Entertainment At $2.50, Earn 8.6% Annualized Using Options

By StockOptionsChannel.com

Investors considering a purchase of SFX Entertainment, Inc. stock, but cautious about paying the going market price of $4.90/share, might benefit from considering selling puts among the alternative strategies at their disposal.

11:32AM 10/01/14

Strategy To YieldBoost H&E Equipment Services From 2.5% To 12% Using Options

By StockOptionsChannel.com

Shareholders of H&E Equipment Services Inc looking to boost their income beyond the stock's 2.5% annualized dividend yield can sell the May 2015 covered call at the $45 strike and collect the premium based on the $2.40 bid, which annualizes to an additional 9.5% rate of return against the current stock price (at Stock Options Channel we call this the YieldBoost), for a total of 12% annualized rate in the scenario where the stock is not called away. Any upside above $45 would be lost if the stock rises there and is called away, but HEES shares would have to advance 10.7% from current levels for that to occur, meaning that in the scenario where the stock is called, the shareholder has earned a 16.6% return from this trading level, in addition to any dividends collected before the stock was called.

11:28AM 09/30/14

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 October expiration for TRV.

12:14PM 09/29/14

Interesting January 2017 Stock Options For AT&T

By StockOptionsChannel.com

Consistently, one of the more popular stocks people enter into their stock options watchlist at Stock Options Channel is AT&T Inc . So this week we highlight one interesting put contract, and one interesting call contract, from the January 2017 expiration for T.

11:56AM 09/29/14

Commit To Buy Universal Insurance Holdings At $10, Earn 7.9% Annualized Using Options

By StockOptionsChannel.com

Investors eyeing a purchase of Universal Insurance Holdings Inc shares, but tentative about paying the going market price of $12.68/share, might benefit from considering selling puts among the alternative strategies at their disposal. One interesting put contract in particular, is the May 2015 put at the $10 strike, which has a bid at the time of this writing of 50 cents.

11:36AM 09/26/14

Commit To Buy Supernus Pharmaceuticals At $7, Earn 16.4% Annualized Using Options

By StockOptionsChannel.com

Investors considering a purchase of Supernus Pharmaceuticals Inc stock, but tentative about paying the going market price of $8.29/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 $7 strike, which has a bid at the time of this writing of 55 cents.

11:35AM 09/26/14

Commit To Purchase Momenta Pharmaceuticals At $10, Earn 19.8% Annualized Using Options

By StockOptionsChannel.com

Investors eyeing a purchase of Momenta Pharmaceuticals Inc stock, but tentative about paying the going market price of $11.36/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 $10 strike, which has a bid at the time of this writing of 95 cents.

11:35AM 09/26/14

Commit To Buy VAALCO Energy At $7.50, Earn 12% Annualized Using Options

By StockOptionsChannel.com

Investors eyeing a purchase of VAALCO Energy, Inc. shares, but cautious about paying the going market price of $8.74/share, might benefit from considering selling puts among the alternative strategies at their disposal.

11:33AM 09/26/14

Commit To Buy DHT Holdings At $5, Earn 8.9% Annualized Using Options

By StockOptionsChannel.com

Investors eyeing a purchase of DHT Holdings, Inc. stock, but cautious about paying the going market price of $6.21/share, might benefit from considering selling puts among the alternative strategies at their disposal.

12:43PM 09/25/14

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