Savor Earnings Season for Stock-Picking

Earnings season is one of the best times for options trading. I know that may go against conventional wisdom, but allow me state my case.

I always approach trading in the same manner: The charts and technicals guide me to the best setups, and then it's up to me to find the best price and time combination for a nice payoff. It's irrelevant whether an earnings release is in the way of my thesis because, in most cases, the technicals will tell me where the price is heading. I don't game a stock over earnings, but there is a great advantage in trading around these reports if the technicals are aligned with the direction on which you're betting....346 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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