Tag: portfolio trading

  • OPNewsletter (Aug’08) : +3.0% (Open)

    Another profitable week for OPNewsletter; both for income as well as speculative directional trades. Even though we increased out investment by 17% (to 48.3%) since last week, our returns also increased from +1.24% to +3.06% this week (including commissions). Considering what happened in the broader markets past week, I am pleased with these results. On…

  • OPNewsletter (Aug’08) : +1.24% (Open)

    Quite a busy week but at the same time, promising one for the general markets. There was a good run on financial stocks and broader markets gained nicely. Next week will be the one to really judge whether or not these levels can withstand. From OPNewsletter‘s perspective, we have invested nearly 32% of our capital…

  • OPNewsletter (Jul 2008) : Closed +7.1%

    This was not an easy month. In fact a very tough month. I mentioned to subscribers that this was the worst June for Dow in nearly 70 years and If we gain this month, or rather even break-even including our commission, at least, I will consider this a cause for celebration. For me, preserving capital…

  • What’s next for US Markets and OPNewsletter (Jul +4.0%)

    US markets suffered big losses last week. The DOW was down 3.3%, S&P 500 was down nearly 2.5%, Nasdaq was down nearly 1.5 %. This was OPNewsletter’s first week since we opened our July’08 portfolio and including commissions OPN’s is up+4% and x-commission it is up +5.8% for the July expiration cycle. We opened 5…

  • OPNewsletter (Jun’08) : Closed +11.1%

    An excellent month for OPNewsletter with double digit gains. OPNewsletter’s June 2008 was closed for +11.1%. This is nearly double of my own target of 5-7% per month. These returns excludes the bonus speculative trades on JOYG (+40%), RIG (Multiple Profit Points), GLD and CME (Multiple Profit Points-Shared for free with OP Readers), With this…

  • OPN Subscribers’ Views: Part-4

    Thank you dear subscribers for your encouraging feedback. I published earlier OPN testimonials here (Part-1, Part-2 and Part-3). Your feedback especially after past two challenging month is rather much more important than it was when it was rather smoother sailing for OPNewsletter. Let starts with Wayne Hom from USA- The best thing about OP is…