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I also had a pretty good day

Expired:
SLV 17.5 Diagonal Puts

SOXL 11.0 Diagonal Puts

TNA 36.5/38.5 Covered Calls
TNA 36.5 Diagonal Call
TNA 37.0 Diagonal Calls
TNA 37.5 Diagonal Call
TNA 38.0 Diagonal Calls
TNA 38.5 Diagonal Call

TQQQ 45/28 Bear Call Spreads
TQQQ 29.0 Diagonal Calls

VXX 39/25.5 Bear Call Spreads
VXX 38/25 Bear Call Spread
VXX 37/24.5 Bear Call Spreads
VXX 36/24 Bear Call Spreads
VXX 35/23.5 Bear Call Spreads

VXX 21.5 Diagonal Puts — #VXXContango

AMZN SOXL SPY

#ShortPuts #CoveredCalls – A pretty good day.

AMZN: Taking these off a little early.

Bought to Close AMZN JUL 15 2022 105.0 Put @ .25 (sold for 3.15)
Bought to Close AMZN JUL 15 2022 115.0 Put @ 1.90 (sold for 3.40)

SOXL: Covered.

Bought to Close SOXL JUL 15 2022 18.0 Calls @ .03 (sold for .55)

SPY:

Taking gains.

Bought to Close SPY JUL 8 2022 380.0 Put @ .05 (sold for 7.25)
Bought to Close SPY JUL 8 2022 382.5 Put @ .05 (sold for 6.10)
Bought to Close SPY JUL 8 2022 385.0 Put @ .05 (sold for 6.30)
Bought to Close SPY JUL 8 2022 386.0 Put @ .05 (sold for 5.50)
Bought to Close SPY JUL 15 2022 370.0 Put @ .59 (sold for 5.11)

New positions.

Sold SPY JUL 18 2022 385.0 Put @ 3.80
Sold SPY JUL 18 2022 388.0 Put @ 5.25
Sold SPY JUL 18 2022 388.0 Put @ 4.45
Sold SPY JUL 22 2022 382.0 Put @ 4.20
Sold SPY AUG 12 2022 375.0 Put @ 6.41

Setting up a covered straddle.

Rolled SPY JUL 8 2022 387.5 Call to JUL 13 2022 390.0 Call @ 1.05 credit (2.65 total now)
Rolled SPY JUL 8 2022 390.0 Put to JUL 13 2022 390.0 Put @ 2.80 credit (11.70 total now)

Collecting a little more premium on covered stock.

Rolled SPY JUL 8 2022 380.0 Calls to JUL 18 2022 380.0 Calls @ 2.30 credit (11.10 total now)
Rolled SPY JUL 8 2022 387.0 Call to JUL 13 2022 390.0 Call @ 1.40 credit (3.00 total now)

VXX Puts

Covered some of my overly large VXX Jul 08 2022 Put position at $ 0.07. Sold these at $0.185 average

Rolled some more VXX Jul 08 2022 22.0 Puts down to VXX Jul 15 21.5 Puts at $ 0.20 Credit while lowering the strike price a half point.

The rolled some more VXX Jul 08 2022 22.0 Puts down to VXX Jul 15 21.0 Puts at $ 0.02 Credit while lowering the strike price a full point.
#VXXContango

MSCI Stock

Sold my tiny position in MSCI at $438.66, near it’s 1-month high
Bought on 05/09 at $379.85 and got $1.04/sh divvy while I waited
#FormerFallingKnife

TNA Call Rolled

Bought to close 1 TNA Jul 08 2022 35.5 Call / Sold to Open 1 TNA Jul 15 2022 37.0 Call at $0.31 Credit

TQQQ Call Ladder rolled up a bit

Bought to close 1 TQQQ Jul 08 2022 24.5 Call / Sold to Open 1 TQQQ Jul 15 2022 25.0 Call at $0.05 Credit
Bought to Close TQQQ Jul 08 2022 25.0 Calls / Sold to Open TQQQ Jul 15 2022 25.5 Calls at $0.11 Credit
Bought to close 1 TQQQ Jul 08 2022 25.5 Call / Sold to Open 1 TQQQ Jul 15 2022 26.0 Call at $0.35 Credit
Bought to Close TQQQ Jul 08 2022 26.0 Calls / Sold to Open TQQQ Jul 15 2022 27.0 Calls at $.022 Credit
Still keeping some downside protection

#longcalls SLV BTO SLV 19…

#longcalls
SLV
BTO SLV 19 AUG 2022 20 CALL @.13

June Jobs report

#Jobs — Above expectations

Gain of +372,000 non-farm payroll jobs, vs. expected gain of 250K
Unemployment unchanged at 3.6%, as expected
U6 unemployment 6.7%, down by 0.4
Labor force participation 62.2%, down by 0.1
Average hourly earnings up 0.3%; 5.1% increase over the year

May jobs revised down to +384K
April jobs revised down to +368K

SPX 1-dte

#SPX1dte In pre-market, sold to open $SPX July 8th 3790/3810-3955/3975 condors for 1.25, IV 38.9%, deltas -.05 +.06