Jared Woodard

Recent Articles By The Author

Avoid JPMorgan? Not So Fast, Jim

Cramer warns investors away, but let's take a closer look at the circumstances.

Intermediate Trade: SPDR S&P 500 ETF

It's hard not to bet on less downside from here.

Intermediate Trade: Russell 1000 Value ETF

Avoid FANG and overpriced tech stocks, look for deep value with a strong foundation.

Novice Trade: Financial Select Sector SPDR

If you really want something short term in the books, consider selling XLF February 20 puts.

Novice Trade: SPDR S&P 500 ETF (SPY)

Sell cash-secured weekly puts as an alternative to holding SPY long.

We're Nowhere Near a Repeat of 2008

So why the dire warning about the dangers posed by commodity derivatives?

Intermediate Trade: Volatility Index

You have to wonder what a market retest of the January lows would do to portfolio managers.

Novice Trade: GlaxoSmithKline

Owning GSK May calls may give a nice payout on any good news regarding a Zika virus vaccine.

Novice Trade: Carnival Cruise Lines

Spread of virus in Central and South America could hurt travel companies.

Novice Trade: Wal-Mart

Sell medium-term puts to collect the premium or to get into WMT at a favorable price.