This site is dedicated to three very specific types of investors:
(Now obviously, I can't make any predictions or guarantees what your results will be if you incorporate any of my ideas, but those are my personal objectives and documented results.)
If you invest like everyone else, you're going to get the same results as everyone else.
And let's face it, everyone's results aren't that great.
Or said another way, there's going to be an awful lot of folks delivering pizza in retirement.
Long term investing and short term trading each have their drawbacks:
More than 10 years ago, I asked myself an innocent but profound question:
"What happens if you combine the best qualities of long term investing and short term conservative option trading?"
The answer changed my life . . . and eventually led to this website.
How to Use Technical Analysis to Sell Puts - Here's a great example of why I love basic technical analysis and how to incorporate it into the selling of puts. In this example, it resulted in me doubling my annualized returns, allowed me to ring the register twice on a trade, and my capital was still freed up more than a month early.
BP - 100 shares
KO - 100 shares
MCD - 30 shares
JNJ - 25 shares
GIS - 25 shares
PAYX - 25 shares
Open Market Purchase Price: $15,080.18
Less Booked Option Income: $7569.04
Tot. Discount: 50.19%
Adj. Div. Yield: 8.16%