Category: Set-N-Harvest

  • A Diamond Trade to Play Bears

    This week is filled with a lot of economic data, Tuesday being the heaviest of all. Housing starts and PPI at 8:30am followed by Industrial production at 9:15am. Uncle Ben will be speaking on Wednesday and CPI will also be announced on the same day. Be reminded that the week is also an US equity…

  • An Option Trader’s Way to Short Moody’s

    Shares of Moody’s Corp (MCO) fell sharply on Thursday after hedge fund manager David Einhorn, who correctly questioned the health of Lehman Brothers four months before its collapse, disclosed he was shorting the venerable ratings agency. His logic- the parent of Moody’s Investors Service undercut the value of its primary business — assigning grades to…