Alan Knuckman

Alan Knuckman is currently the trading adviser and editor for two weekly options trading services in equities and commodities. He brings over 20 years of trading experience that began in the pits of the Chicago Board of Trade as a runner and progressed to a Treasury Bond speculator for himself. Alan was a division partner for major commodities and stock brokerage firms. In 2003, he formed OneStopOption.com Group in Chicago, bringing together securities, stock option and futures brokerage. His prior developments included creating the PreferredTrade Live Division, where he complemented existing electronic option brokerage technology with the formation of his full-service, high-margin division to meet the needs of specialized options traders.

Recent Articles By The Author

Morning Market Stir: Trends Becoming Exhausted as Reversals Unfold Across Markets

Morning Market Stir: Trends Becoming Exhausted as Reversals Unfold Across Markets

Equities had another record setting week, with the dollar reversing on Friday as crude and gold attempt to bottom out

Morning Market Stir: Equities Hit New Highs But Fail to Hold

Morning Market Stir: Equities Hit New Highs But Fail to Hold

Markets close the week with equities at new highs and crude at new lows

Morning Market Stir: Equities Hang Around Near Highs as Nasdaq Leads

Morning Market Stir: Equities Hang Around Near Highs as Nasdaq Leads

Equities continue to consolidate near the highs as commodities have yet to reverse

Alibaba's Post-IPO Run Gets Notice, Watching Currency Markets

Alibaba's Post-IPO Run Gets Notice, Watching Currency Markets

Alan Knuckman is chief options strategist with Barchart Bullseye Options, and he's been watching Alibaba's post-IPO run,.

Morning Market Stir: Still Near Highs as Post-Holiday Trading Resumes

Morning Market Stir: Still Near Highs as Post-Holiday Trading Resumes

Equities pulling back and bonds in the green after a quiet holiday session

Morning Market Stir: The Trend Continues as the S&P and Dow Hit New Highs

Morning Market Stir: The Trend Continues as the S&P and Dow Hit New Highs

The equity rally resumes as crude, gold, and the Euro attempt to stabilize

Morning Market Stir: Equity Markets Finish Another Week in the Green

Morning Market Stir: Equity Markets Finish Another Week in the Green

Equities closed the week strong as the dollar reversed late

Morning Market Stir: More New Highs for Stocks and the Dollar

Morning Market Stir: More New Highs for Stocks and the Dollar

Thursday, November 6 – Alan Knuckman reports from the floor of the CME Group in Chicago where

Market Rebounds, The 'Earnings 80' and How the Market May Close the Year

Market Rebounds, The 'Earnings 80' and How the Market May Close the Year

Improbably, the "Earnings 80" are delivering solid numbers and restoring confidence to a market that had almost lost all optimism just a few weeks back.

Morning Market Stir: Election Catalyst Spurring Renewed Strength in Equities

Morning Market Stir: Election Catalyst Spurring Renewed Strength in Equities

Equities and the dollar continue to rally