Tag Archive: AAPL

Dec 20

full time trader log 2012 12 17

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Underlying Stock : AAPL Strike : 480 Put No. of contracts : 2 contracts Enter/exit price : 2.40/2.80 Holding time : 8 mins Net Profit : $77   Reason to enter trade: This was a technical charting play. $AAPL recovered from a pre-market drop of negative $7+ to positive $1. And from experience, it usually …

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Dec 20

full time trader log 2012 12 13

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Underlying Stock : AAPL Strike : 545 Call No. of contracts : 3 contracts Enter/exit price : 1.50/1.80 Holding time : 80 sec Net Profit : $88   Reason to enter trade: No TOS chart to back me up on this trade either. It was a quick trade on $AAPL. Profit of $88 in 80 …

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Dec 19

full time trader log 2012 12 10

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Underlying Stock : AAPL Strike : 555 Call No. of contracts : 2 contracts Enter/exit price : 2.20/2.60 Holding time : 4 mins Net Profit : $78   Reason to enter trade: Forgotten why and how I made on this position. Did not record nor post into blog but procrastinated almost 10 days before posting …

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Sep 05

full time trader log 2012 09 04

I can only summed up my emotion as greedy. Made small profit of $84 on AAPL, that was almost my target of $100 per day. But was too greedy to enter another trade, breaking 2 of my own rules. 1) Do not enter more than 1 trade per day, and 2) Do no enter trade …

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Aug 30

full time trader log 2012 08 30

Underlying Stock : AAPL Strike : 675 Call No. of contracts : 10 contracts Enter/exit price : 1.30/1.50 Holding time : 4 mins Net Profit : USD189   Reason to enter trade: Got a scare! Thought the system was failing me. System does not fail, only the psychology of a trader fails! MACD histogram eventually …

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Aug 27

full time trader log 2012 08 27

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Underlying Stock : AAPL Strike : 660 Put No. of contracts : 5 contracts Enter/exit price : 3.00/3.25 Holding time : < 1 mins Net Profit : USD114   Reason to enter trade: AAPL moves to new highs after winning the billion dollars suits against Samsung. Chart signals pointed to retreat after several long green …

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Jul 29

Portfolio building for a full time trader

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There is no secret that I traded only a few counters as demonstrated from the trading logs I’ve posted so far. Being a full time trader, one should have his/her favourite set of stock portfolios for trading purpose. For me, I started building my sets of portfolio during my early trading days when I was …

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Jul 04

Options trading as business of a full time trader

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Options trading as a business? Can it really be done? These are some common questions in our mind when Mervin and I explored the path to becoming a full time trader, for US options market at least. First thing first, why US options market? Well, local bourse in the country I live in is not …

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Jun 27

daily trade log 2012 06 26

Underlying Stock : AAPL Strike : 585 Call No. of contracts : 10 contracts Enter/exit price : 1.10/1.25 Holding time : 6 mins Net Profit : USD135   Reason to enter trade: Market did not show any signs of big movement, but after yesterday’s big pull back by AAPL (I missed two windows of opportunity …

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Jun 27

daily trade log 2012 06 22

Underlying Stock : AAPL Strike : 580 Call No. of contracts : 6 contracts Enter/exit price : 1.50/1.68 Holding time : 3 mins Net Profit : USD104   Reason to enter trade: Traded on chart signals. Big drop in the opening 2nd minute, a slight long lower shadow, bingo!

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