Jared Woodard

Recent Articles By The Author

Novice Trade: Wells Fargo

WFC may be leveraged in a helpful way after extracting concessions from energy borrowers.

Intermediate Trade: XLE Energy ETF

The much-hoped-for round of restructuring in oil may not happen; here's a sector strategy.

Intermediate Trade: Japanese Yen Trust

This is what happens when an aggressive monetary policy response is not in play.

Is the Market Dumping Its Darlings?

'Safer' sectors are getting hit as the selloff continues.

Novice Trade: Banco Santander

European banking giant faces plenty of challenges.

Novice Trade: Energy Select Sector SPDR ETF

It wouldn't take much for XLE to push to new highs, and these calls offer a good risk/reward for that.

Intermediate Trade: LinkedIn

With a 'collective action' problem and earnings ahead, sell a LNKD short call spread.

Novice Trade: FXB

Own GBP volatility through CurrencyShares British Pound Sterling ETF July puts.

Intermediate Trade: VIX

I'm not usually a fan of long volatility trades, but this one is too tempting to ignore.

Novice Trade: Bank of America

Buying April 14 calls of BAC provides some exposure to any good earnings news out of the company.