Walter Yelling - Big Lebowski

What a fun week of losing money.  Let's rewind the week and scream.

Apple Inc (AAPL) ruled the headlines this week and took a ton of stocks down with it.  Pain could also could be waiting for LinkedIn Corp (LNKD) shareholders.  This coming week Mastery will focus on stocks that can survive the headwinds of volatility and look for new opportunities.  We aren't all negative Nancy, recall 4 Stocks for Open Water Trading to get you thinking. 

Head and Shoulders

Check out this blatant head & shoulders top.

LinkedIn Corp (LNKD) shares are trading at $179.97, just 3% from its 12 month high.  The good times can't keep going forever on this Facebook for 'Professionals'.


Steven Seagal Fat

After your 3rd helping to pancakes take a minute to review these investing ideas.

It was a mixed bag for stocks but we found a sparkle in Apple Inc. (AAPL) and VocalTec (CALL).  Mastery also found a few stocks that are due for a pullback including Linked In (LNKD) and Netflix (NFLX).  We review the first trading week in April 2013 and hail the 7th-dan black belt in Aikido.

Steven-Seagal-Fat-Factor

These 3 stocks are more bloated than Steven Seagal.

As we enter Q2 of 2013, you have to ask yourself if we are starting to see cracks in the foundation of this Bull market.

3 Short Ideas (LL, RGR, LNKD)

Show me the Money - Jerry M (Big Pic)

If the market continues to tank, these 3 stocks could make you some cash on the short side.

They are Lumber Liquidators (LL), Ruger (RGR), and LinkedIn (LNKD).

3 Stocks for a Market Crash

Darth Maul - Large Pic

Courtesy of Darth Maul, here are 3 stocks that you'll want to be short if the carnage in the market continues.

They are: The Ultimate Software Group (ULTI), LinkedIn Corporation (LNKD), and Loral Space & Communications (LORL).

How to trade the Jobs Report

Teddy KGB - Rounders

The much-anticipated monthly jobs report comes out tomorrow - here's how you should trade the reaction to the reaction of the numbers.

There was a good omen Thursday -  ADP said businesses added 176k jobs last month. In spite of that, the survey has often differed from the government report which comes out tomorrow.

A Realistic Valuation of LinkedIn (LNKD)

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Shares of Linkedin are up 15% in the last 15 days. Really?

It turns out all you need to do to get your stock to rally 15% in 2 weeks is to have your site hacked and 6.5 million passwords stolen and posted on the internets.

Sling Blade Covered Calls

Here are today's Covered Call Picks for Tuesday 05-29-2012.

What's a Covered Call?

The covered call is a strategy where an investor writes a call option contract (sells an option) while at the same time owning an equivalent number of shares of the underlying stock.If this stock is purchased simultaneously with writing the call contract, the strategy is commonly referred to as a buy-write.

While you may have heard that trading options is risky business, covered calls are actually a very conservative strategy, and most brokerages even allow retirement IRA accounts to write covered calls.

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Here are today's Covered Call Picks for Thursday 05-03-2012.

What's a Covered Call?

The covered call is a strategy where an investor writes a call option contract (sells an option) while at the same time owning an equivalent number of shares of the underlying stock.If this stock is purchased simultaneously with writing the call contract, the strategy is commonly referred to as a buy-write.

While you may have heard that trading options is risky business, covered calls are actually a very conservative strategy, and most brokerages even allow retirement IRA accounts to write covered calls.