TMFSandman

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TMFSandman replied to the Ask A Foolish Question board. 11:06 AM

Re: List of risk ratings?

Are you referring to a specific premium service's recommendations? Each service usually has the risk rating tied into its list. For example, here's Tom's side of the rec list for Stock Advisor, which you can access if you're a [more]

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TMFSandman replied to the Ask A Foolish Question board. 6:21 PM

Re: Covered Calls - Exposing My Burned Hand II

Remember that capital losses on options trades in taxable accounts can be used to offset realized capital gains in Schedule D.


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TMFSandman replied to the Ask A Foolish Question board. 6:18 PM

Re: Covered Calls - Exposing My Burned Hand II

While the calls are deep in the money there's still a lot of time value left on the option since there's still 7 months to go to expiration. The time value is the difference between the intrinsic value of the option (which is the difference [more]

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TMFSandman posted to the Value Hounds board. 10:01 AM

TCEHY

I've recently added Tencent (TCEHY) to my personal watchlist. I haven't bought any shares yet but I do have a WeChat account now and am having fun comparing and contrasting what it can do relative to Facebook.

The [more]

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TMFSandman replied to the Ask A Foolish Question board. 12:00 AM

Re: What to do?

Interesting. Skyworks is a big company and I would have thought its options would be pretty liquid. Did you enter an order to "sell to close?" Did you make it a market or limit order?

The good news is that since you bought [more]

Tue Jun 12

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TMFSandman replied to the Ask A Foolish Question board. 1:04 PM

Re: What to do?

Why not just sell it back and close out the position? If you mistakenly bought a position in something you have no knowledge of, the only way this will turn out well will be pure luck.


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Mon Jun 11

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TMFSandman replied to the Ask A Foolish Question board. 9:50 AM

Re: Best way to cut fees

What kind of fees are you paying now? You could sketch out what you're paying in commissions and expense ratios on funds and people could weigh in on how cheap or not that is.


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Sun Jun 10

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TMFSandman replied to the Ask A Foolish Question board. 10:44 PM

Re: ABT written calls

When you say "written call 47" do you mean that the exercise price of the call is $47? If that's the case the call is deep in the money with the stock trading at $63.27. The calls could get exercised at any time between now and 6/15. If [more]

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