Weekly Wrap-Up: BITA, GMCR, APA, DAL, LNKD, TGT, RL, TJX, ROST

Markets continued to make new highs in the short Thanksgiving week.  Retails were particularly strong.  TGT, RL, TJX, ROST were among some retail stocks that made new all-time highs!  Initial reports seem to indicate that for brick-and-mortar stores, consumers seem to be spending about the same amount of money as last year during the Black Friday sales.  It will be interesting to see the numbers from the online sales.

Amazingly, even with the big drop in the energy sector, as OPEC kept output unchanged in a meeting on Thursday, the overall market indices held up.  The Dow was flat; Nasdaq was up, and SPX was down about 5 points.

We had a pretty good week, with just most closed trade in the green:

Ecstatic Plays

GMCR Options Sell 5.0 of GMCR Nov 28 2014 Put 140.0 at 2.85 9.62% ($125.00) Profit
APA Options Sell 10.0 of APA Dec 20 2014 Call 72.5 at 4.0 35.59% ($1050.00) Profit
LNKD Options Buy 5.0 of LNKD Dec 20 2014 Call 225.0 at 7.4 35.59% ($1050.00) Profit
FSLR Options Sell 10.0 of FSLR Dec 20 2014 Call 50.0 at 3.0 50.00% ($1000.00) Profit
DAL Options Sell 15.0 of DAL Dec 20 2014 Call 47.0 at 1.53 53.00% ($795.00) Profit
DAL Options Sell 15.0 of DAL Dec 20 2014 Call 47.0 at 1.4 40.00% ($600.00) Profit
GILD Options Sell 10.0 of GILD Dec 05 2014 Put 100.0 at 1.05 -61.82% ($-1700.00) Loss
LNKD Options Sell 5.0 of LNKD Dec 20 2014 Call 225.0 at 7.7 4.05% ($150.00) Profit
GLD Options Sell 10.0 of GLD Dec 20 2014 Call 114.0 at 1.8 -47.06% ($-1600.00) Loss

Happy Trades

BITA Options Sell 10.0 of BITA Dec 20 2014 Call 90.0 at 7.2 25.22% ($1450.00) Profit
BITA Options Sell 10.0 of BITA Dec 20 2014 Call 90.0 at ...
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