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Lightest Cycle In Months

May has been one of the lightest cycles for me in many months with regards to my discretionary account. In fact, I’ve only put on two trades for the entire month (other than the occasional futures day trade). The first trade I put on was selling the 150/155 call spread in $CMG when the stock

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The Basics Of The Bid-Ask Spread

The spread is the difference between the bid and ask for a particular security. The spread comes from the concept of supply and demand. Supply refers to the volume or abundance of stock in the marketplace. Demand refers to the want or need to buy a particular stock. Both the bid and the ask have

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