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Continued tension over the standoff in Crimea, as well as fears of China's economic slowdown, contributed to gold's rally yesterday, so MoneyShow's Tom Aspray investigates whether now is a good time to buy the yellow metal or the miners. GLD, GDX
Option expert Michael Thomsett details his unusual option strategy that doesn't include volatily analysis and shares why he has come up with this methodology.
Kerry Given discusses some of the more popular option myths and also explains what strategy he likes the best.
Changing market conditions can create a frustrating trading environment for those unprepared, says Jeremy Wagner of DailyFX Education, so he shares three common mistakes as well as tips for avoiding them.
Often at expiration, a trader will have in-the-money options that need to be either exited or rolled, says Lawrence McMillan of McMillan Analysis Corporation, but market makers know this and purposely widen the spreads in the market so that the bid for the option is below parity.
Putin's antics in Crimea presents danger and opportunity, says John Nyaradi of Wall Street Sector Selector, as he offers a few trade ideas based on the crisis du jour in Europe. RUSS, RSX, ERUS, RBL, USD-RUB
Richard Cox of TradersLaboratory details how traders can identify whether a trend is reversing or ready to resume, in order to capitalize on the market's momentum.
Successful investors need to have a consistent approach to selecting stocks, as well as managing their positions, and MoneyShow's Tom Aspray shares some insights on his portfolio strategy. KRE, SMG, BAX, LEN, XHB
As a slew of weaker-than-expected economic data out of China have been released, currency analyst Kathy Lien of BKForex.com, details the effects of a weaker Chinese yuan on world markets.