$VEEV Long Calls

#longcalls
$VEEV BTO 11/17 55/65 BUCS @ 4.90 Risking 4.90 to make 5.10

Short Put/Long Call – Not Fair, But Balanced?

#shortputs
$GS STO 10/20 220/230 BUPS @ .67 with $GS @ 242
#longcalls
$PAYX BTO 10/20 62.50 calls @ .50 Expecting take off after good earnings this morning

Expired/Closed Early/Trades

#optionsexpiration
$SPX 2500/2475 BECS @24% loss
$FB 180/182.5 BUPS @ 15% loss
$AAOI 55 put

Closed Early
$NVDA BTC 10/20 220/200 BECS @ 85% profit
$AAOI BTC 10/20 65 put @6.00 STO @ 11.25
$AAOI BTC 9/29 60 put @ .20 STO @ 1.70
$TSLA BTC 10/20 420/400 BECS @82% profit
$SPX BTC 9/29 2475/2500 BUPS @ 96% profit

Trades
#spxcampaign
$SPX STO 10/6 2460/2485 BUPS @ 3.35
$SPX STO 10/27 2390/2415 BUPS @ 1.75
$SPX STO 10/20 2550/2570 BUPS @ 1.10
#shortputs
$PI STO 10/20 35 puts @ 1.15
$CALA STO 10/20 15 puts @ 1.15
$TAP STO 1/19/2018 75 puts @ 1.45 and 1.60
$TAP STO 1/19/2018 77.5 puts @ 2.10 This beer is for you @optioniceman
$WYNN STO 10/6 148 put @ 1.72 Inspired by @fuzzballl
#longcalls
$MSFT BTO 11/17 72.50/75 BUCS @ 1.40

Thanks to all for the continuing education.
Have a great week of trading.

Closed Early/Long Calls/Short Puts

Closed Early
#spxcampaign
$SPX BTC 9/29 2315/2340 BUPS @ .10 STO 8/29 @ 1.65
$SPX BTC 9/22 2500/2475 BECS @ 21.00 STO 8/29 @ 5.20 Getting a little faster

#longcalls
$WYNN BTO 10/20 143/148 BUCS @ 2.95 Experimenting on buying a BUCS in the money on a stock I expect to go up AND the BUPS returns not too exciting.

#shortputs
$AMZN STO 10/20 900/920 BUPS @ 2.50

Trades yesterday & this morning

#Earnings #LongCalls #LongStock
Remaining $ZNGA long stock closed yesterday on trail stop for 3.70. Breakeven on that half, small loss on the first half. Over all just under $100 loss on a long-call purchase.

#VXXGame BTC $SVXY Sep 50 puts yesterday for .53. Sold in the 100/180 strangle (after split: 50/90) for 18.95 on March 21st.

#SPXcampaign Overnight: Closed on GTC order: $SPX Aug 17th 2515/2540 call spreads for .20. Sold for 1.60 on July 19th.

This morning: Closed on GTC order: SPX Aug 25th 2525/2550 call spreads for .20. Sold for 1.75 on July 25th.

Long The Dollar

#longcalls
$UUP BTO 9/15 24 call @ .43 (Bridget at OMM)

Today’s Trades

#shortcalls
$NTES STO 8/18/330 call @ 4.60 Sold against September 280 call
#shortputs
$MOMO STO 8/11 42 puts @ 1.20 Thank you @jdietz1954
#longcalls
$VEEV STO 8/18 65/70 BUCS @ 2.00 Trade from Bridget OMM