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YieldBoost Fred's To 25.6% Using Options

YieldBoost Fred's To 25.6% Using Options

  • Tickers in this article:
  • FRED

Shareholders of Fred's Inc. looking to boost their income beyond the stock's 1.3% annualized dividend yield can sell the April covered call at the $20 strike and collect the premium based on the 30 cents bid, which annualizes to an additional 24.3% rate of return against the current stock price (at Stock Options Channel we call this the YieldBoost), for a total of 25.6% annualized rate in the scenario where the stock is not called away.

03/24/15 - 11:32 AM EDT

Commit To Buy Cambrex Corp At $30, Earn 11% Annualized Using Options

  • Tickers in this article:
  • CBM

Investors considering a purchase of Cambrex Corp shares, but cautious about paying the going market price of $34.41/share, might benefit from considering selling puts among the alternative strategies at their disposal. One interesting put contract in particular, is the October put at the $30 strike, which has a bid at the time of this writing of $1.85.

03/25/15 - 11:33 AM EDT

YieldBoost Fred's To 25.6% Using Options

YieldBoost Fred's To 25.6% Using Options

  • Tickers in this article:
  • FRED

Shareholders of Fred's Inc. looking to boost their income beyond the stock's 1.3% annualized dividend yield can sell the April covered call at the $20 strike and collect the premium based on the 30 cents bid, which annualizes to an additional 24.3% rate of return against the current stock price (at Stock Options Channel we call this the YieldBoost), for a total of 25.6% annualized rate in the scenario where the stock is not called away.

03/24/15 - 11:32 AM EDT

Commit To Buy Cambrex Corp At $30, Earn 11% Annualized Using Options

Commit To Buy Cambrex Corp At $30, Earn 11% Annualized Using Options

  • Tickers in this article:
  • CBM

Investors considering a purchase of Cambrex Corp shares, but cautious about paying the going market price of $34.41/share, might benefit from considering selling puts among the alternative strategies at their disposal. One interesting put contract in particular, is the October put at the $30 strike, which has a bid at the time of this writing of $1.85.

03/25/15 - 11:33 AM EDT

Commit To Purchase Foundation Medicine At $40, Earn 14.7% Annualized Using Options

Commit To Purchase Foundation Medicine At $40, Earn 14.7% Annualized Using Options

  • Tickers in this article:
  • FMI

Investors considering a purchase of Foundation Medicine Inc stock, but cautious about paying the going market price of $47.41/share, might benefit from considering selling puts among the alternative strategies at their disposal. One interesting put contract in particular, is the August put at the $40 strike, which has a bid at the time of this writing of $2.40.

03/25/15 - 11:33 AM EDT

Commit To Purchase Infinity Pharmaceuticals At $10, Earn 7.4% Annualized Using Options

Commit To Purchase Infinity Pharmaceuticals At $10, Earn 7.4% Annualized Using Options

  • Tickers in this article:
  • INFI

Investors eyeing a purchase of Infinity Pharmaceuticals Inc stock, but tentative about paying the going market price of $15.05/share, might benefit from considering selling puts among the alternative strategies at their disposal. One interesting put contract in particular, is the January 2016 put at the $10 strike, which has a bid at the time of this writing of 60 cents.

03/25/15 - 11:34 AM EDT

Commit To Purchase Natural Grocers By Vitamin Cottage At $22.50, Earn 11.9% Annualized Using Options

Commit To Purchase Natural Grocers By Vitamin Cottage At $22.50, Earn 11.9% Annualized Using Options

  • Tickers in this article:
  • NGVC

Investors eyeing a purchase of Natural Grocers By Vitamin Cottage Inc shares, but cautious about paying the going market price of $27.25/share, might benefit from considering selling puts among the alternative strategies at their disposal. One interesting put contract in particular, is the September put at the $22.50 strike, which has a bid at the time of this writing of $1.30.

03/25/15 - 11:34 AM EDT

Commit To Buy NeuStar At $20, Earn 23.2% Annualized Using Options

Commit To Buy NeuStar At $20, Earn 23.2% Annualized Using Options

  • Tickers in this article:
  • NSR

Investors considering a purchase of NeuStar, Inc. shares, but tentative about paying the going market price of $22.12/share, might benefit from considering selling puts among the alternative strategies at their disposal.

03/25/15 - 11:34 AM EDT

Commit To Buy PTC Therapeutics At $40, Earn 18.8% Annualized Using Options

Commit To Buy PTC Therapeutics At $40, Earn 18.8% Annualized Using Options

  • Tickers in this article:
  • PTCT

Investors considering a purchase of PTC Therapeutics Inc shares, but cautious about paying the going market price of $62.16/share, might benefit from considering selling puts among the alternative strategies at their disposal. One interesting put contract in particular, is the January 2016 put at the $40 strike, which has a bid at the time of this writing of $6.10.

03/25/15 - 11:35 AM EDT

Commit To Buy Walter Investment Management Corp At $10, Earn 8% Annualized Using Options

Commit To Buy Walter Investment Management Corp At $10, Earn 8% Annualized Using Options

  • Tickers in this article:
  • WAC

Investors considering a purchase of Walter Investment Management Corp stock, but cautious about paying the going market price of $17.27/share, might benefit from considering selling puts among the alternative strategies at their disposal. One interesting put contract in particular, is the January 2016 put at the $10 strike, which has a bid at the time of this writing of 65 cents.

03/25/15 - 11:36 AM EDT

Commit To Purchase World Wrestling Entertainment At $10, Earn 11% Using Options

Commit To Purchase World Wrestling Entertainment At $10, Earn 11% Using Options

  • Tickers in this article:
  • WWE

Investors considering a purchase of World Wrestling Entertainment Inc shares, but tentative about paying the going market price of $16.46/share, might benefit from considering selling puts among the alternative strategies at their disposal. One interesting put contract in particular, is the January 2017 put at the $10 strike, which has a bid at the time of this writing of $1.10.

03/25/15 - 11:36 AM EDT

Commit To Purchase Acxiom Corp. At $15, Earn 6.6% Annualized Using Options

Commit To Purchase Acxiom Corp. At $15, Earn 6.6% Annualized Using Options

  • Tickers in this article:
  • ACXM

Investors considering a purchase of Acxiom Corp. shares, but tentative about paying the going market price of $18.66/share, might benefit from considering selling puts among the alternative strategies at their disposal.

03/26/15 - 11:31 AM EDT

Commit To Buy Ambac Financial Group At $22.50, Earn 14.2% Annualized Using Options

Commit To Buy Ambac Financial Group At $22.50, Earn 14.2% Annualized Using Options

  • Tickers in this article:
  • AMBC

Investors eyeing a purchase of Ambac Financial Group, Inc. stock, but tentative about paying the going market price of $24.95/share, might benefit from considering selling puts among the alternative strategies at their disposal.

03/26/15 - 11:32 AM EDT

Commit To Purchase Blackhawk Network Holdings At $30, Earn 9.7% Annualized Using Options

Commit To Purchase Blackhawk Network Holdings At $30, Earn 9.7% Annualized Using Options

  • Tickers in this article:
  • HAWK

Investors eyeing a purchase of Blackhawk Network Holdings Inc stock, but cautious about paying the going market price of $34.91/share, might benefit from considering selling puts among the alternative strategies at their disposal. One interesting put contract in particular, is the September put at the $30 strike, which has a bid at the time of this writing of $1.40.

03/26/15 - 11:33 AM EDT

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