TQQQ

Sold 1 TQQQ Jul 23 2021 110.0 Put at $1.02.
Coming into today I was long one of these. Now I’m short
#OnlySpreads

Downside Warning in effect

#VIXindicator The $VIX closed over 25% above its 2-day closing low, so that’s a new Downside Warning.

Here are the last four Downside Warnings for reference:
Fired 5/11/21, at the SPX close of 4,152. The SPX low was the next day at 4,056. It dipped again 5 trading days after
that to 4,061, then recovered from there.
Fired 2/25/21, at the SPX close of 3,829. The SPX low of 3,723 was 5 trading days later.
Fired 1/27/21, at the SPX close of 3,750. The SPX low of 3,694 was only 2 days later .
Fired 9/3/20, at the SPX close of 3,455. The SPX low of 3,209 was 3 weeks later on Sep 24th.

SPX

BTO $SPX Aug-13-21 4050/4000/3900 put BWB for 3.05 credit.

VXX to the moon

  • until the first bounce in the market

Sold 1 VXX Jul 23 2021 36.0 Call at $2.63
Sold 1 VXX Jul 23 2021 37.0 Call at $2.29

O Put

#shortputs

$O STO 8/20 67.50 put at 1.47

TQQQ,

STO August 6, 90 put at .85
STO August 13, 90 put at 1.25

SPX 7-dte

#SPX7dteLong Bought to Open $SPX July 23rd 4215/4235-4245/4265 condors for 18.00, with SPX at 4242.

Expiring with max credit of 20.00: July 19th 4370/4350 put spreads. Condors bought last Tuesday for 15.25.

TSLA

#ShortPuts – Didn’t think this would fill today. Taking it for safety. Lots of earnings possibilities next few weeks.

Bought to Close TSLA JUL 23 2021 550.0 Put @ 1.00 (sold for 3.05)

LABU Put

Sold to close one of my extra long LABU Aug 20 2021 40.0 Puts at $1.05.
Bought it on 06/22 at $0.77 as part of a diagonal spread where the short is already gone.
#WinWin

TQQQ Put

Sold 1 close 1 TQQQ Jul 23 2021 110.0 Put at $0.90.
Bought it on Thursday at $0.54 as the long side of a quick hit diagonal put spread where the short expired Friday
#WinWin

VXX Continues to run

Sold 1 VXX Jul 23 2021 35.0 Covered Call at $1.92

VXX Trades

Sold to open 1 VXX Jul 23 2021 34.0 Covered Call at $1.67.
Took part of the proceeds and Bought to open 1 VXX Jan 21 2022 15 Put at $0.60 as a #VXXContango trade

SOXL

#ShortPuts – Added.

Sold SOXL AUG 20 2021 36.0 Put @ 4.00

SPY

#ShortPuts – Selling under the 200 day and well outside the expected move.

Sold SPY SEP 17 2021 380.0 Put @ 3.80

SPY

#ShortPuts – Starter at the 200 day and just outside the expected move.

Sold SPY SEP 17 2021 390.0 Put @ 4.70

SOXL TQQQ

#ShortPuts – Adding small.

Sold SOXL AUG 20 2021 37.0 Put @ 4.30

Sold TQQQ AUG 20 2021 95.0 Put @ 2.25

AMC Puts

Sold AMC Jul 23 2021 23.0 Diagonal Puts at $0.38.
Replaces similar puts that expired Friday
#OnlySpreads

VXX Trades

Sold to open 1 VXX Jul 23 2021 33.0 Covered Call at $1.84.
Took part of the proceeds and Bought to open 1 VXX Sep 17 2021 21 Put at $0.33 as a #VXXContango trade

SPX stopped

#SPX1dte Bought to close $SPX July 19th 4340/4320 put spreads for 1.85. Stop hit at the open. Condors sold for 1.30 on Friday, so .55 loss.