COIN Put

Sold the last of my long Puts in COIN
Sold 1 COIN Oct 22 2021 175.0 Put at $1.65. Bought at $1.42 as a long hedge on a past diagonal spread.
No more risk positions in this name to deal with.
#WinWin

SOXL

#ShortPuts – One more add.

Sold SOXL OCT 15 2021 37.0 Put @ 2.00

VXX Calls

Sold VXX Sep 24 2021 37.0 Diagonal Calls at $1.29 & $1.36.
Finally got close to the peak as they fell 50% by the close to $0.61

SOXL

#ShortPuts – One more add.

Sold SOXL OCT 15 2021 38.0 Put @ 2.25

LABU

Sold 1 LABU Sep 24 2021 58.0 Diagonal Put at $2.20

VXX Calls

Sold VXX Sep 24 2021 36.0 Diagonal Calls at $1.15, $1.24 & $1.34

Markets

This could never happen again, right? (he says sarcastically)

bfm5995_0

SPX iron condor

Sold $SPX Sep 22 4175/4200/4425/4450 iron condor @ 4.30

TQQQ,

STO December 17, 65 puts at 2.26

NEM Stock

Bought a bit of NEM when it hit a new 52-week low at 54.0
#SP500 #FallingKnife

Coming back to the TQQQ party

Sold $TQQQ Oct 15 100 put @ 2.21

SOXL

#ShortPuts – Sold SOXL OCT 15 2021 38.0 Put @ 2.00

VXX Calls

Sold VXX Sep 24 2021 35.0 Diagonal Calls at $1.05, $1.09 & $1.16

SOXL SPY

#ShortPuts – A couple small adds.

SOXL: Add to the ladder.
Sold SOXL OCT 15 2021 39.0 Put @ 2.00

SPY: Selling well below the 200 day and down near early year lows and almost two times the expected move.
Sold SPY NOV 19 2021 375.0 Put @ 4.00

VXX Puts

Bought some more long term Puts to write against once this move is over –
Bought 1 VXX Mar 18 2022 15.0 Put at $0.90
Bought 1 VXX Mar 18 2022 13.0 Put at $0.40.
Bought 1 VXX Jan 21 2022 18.0 Put at $0.80.
#VXXContango

/VX VIX Futures

#ShortCalls – Just for fun.

SOLD /VX @25.40
BOUGHT /VX @25.15

SPX trades

#SPX1dte Woke up at 4:30 to close put side: Bought to close $SPX Sep 20th 4330/4310 put spreads for 3.20. Condors sold for 1.05 on Friday. Looks like it would have been better to wait for the open, but market was falling all night.

#spx7dtelong

TNA Put

Liquidated one of the long Puts held as a hedge against an old short put position that expired on 09/03.
Sold to close 1 TNA Oct 01 2021 70.0 Put at $1.85. Bought at $1.52.
#WinWin

AAPL puts

Sold to open $AAPL Oct 15 135 puts @ 1.69, with the strike right around the 200 day moving average. If assigned, cost basis would be 133.31.

Upside Warning canceled

#VIXIndicator $VIX finally showed some gumption this morning. Likely downside warning coming at the close.

TQQQ Put

Liquidated one of the long Puts held as a hedge against an old short put position that expired on 09/03.
Sold to close 1 TQQQ Oct 01 2021 100.0 Put at $0.86. Bought at $0.42.
#WinWin

LABU Put

Sold 1 LABU Sep 24 2021 59.0 Diagonal Put at $1.94.
Paired with a short LABU 67.0 Diagonal Call sold Friday for $2.60 giving me a 59/67 Strangle for a $4.54 total premium.

COIN Put

Liquidated one of the long Puts held as a hedge against an old short put position that expired on 09/10
Sold to close 1 COIN Oct 15 2021 170.0 Put at $0.80. Bought at $0.75.
#WinWin

SPX

Opened $SPX Oct-22-21 4275/4215/4090/3875 Put ratio spread for 48.95 credit

break even at expiration 4106, way below the possible 7% pull back every chartists are talking about.

UVXY

Selling off small pieces of my UVXY now that the Sep (pre-split) Calls expired Friday
Sold UVXY @ 26.60 on the open
Sold more UVXY @ 27.00

VXX

More trades
Sold 1 VXX Oct 08 2021 35.0 Diagonal Call at $1.60
Sold 1 VXX Oct 15 2021 40.0 Diagonal Call at $1.68

Bought 1 VXX Jan 21 2022 18.0 Put at $0.90 with part of the cash.
#VXXContango

TQQQ

#ShortPuts – Filling in a nearer term rung of a ladder.

Sold TQQQ OCT 8 2021 115.0 Put @ 2.35

VXX long calls

Exiting long Calls the were hedges for last week’s short calls that expired worthless

Sold to Close for gains:
VXX Oct 08 2021 54.0 Calls at $0.40 (bought at $0.34)
VXX Oct 08 2021 49.0 Call at $0.54 (bought at $0.48)
VXX Oct 08 2021 48.0 Calls at $0.70 (bought at $0.47)
#WinWin

VXX Covered Call Ladder

Sold to Open
VXX Sep 24 2021 34.5 Calls at $0.60
VXX Sep 24 2021 34.0 Calls at $0.63
VXX Sep 24 2021 33.5 Call at $0.59
VXX Sep 24 2021 33.0 Call at $0.65
VXX Sep 24 2021 32.5 Call at $0.90

They can have my stock at these prices

SOXL

#ShortPuts – Adding small.

Sold SOXL OCT 15 2021 40.0 Put @ 2.25
Sold SOXL OCT 15 2021 41.0 Put @ 2.50

SPY

#ShortPuts – First shot at the 200 day.

Sold SPY OCT 15 2021 410.0 Put @ 4.02