Buying the Indices and Technical Swing Trading Using Bollinger Bands

By:  Jerry Nix, Freewavemaker, LLC                                                                               January 12, 2022 Hopefully this article will serve two purposes.  First, to start you on the path to learning Technical Indicators when investing in the stock market.  This will help those investors who want to attempt to time the market and become what is known as “swing traders.”  Swing …

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Why Interest Rate Hikes Don’t Concern Me

January 7, 2022 Let me start by saying I served several hundred clients (if not thousands) over a span of 4 decades in the financial services industry as a financial planner, money manager and financial advisor.  I advised clients then, and now advise friends and family, to listen to the news … but don’t put …

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Time in the market is better than timing the market, generally speaking …

12/31/2021 by Jerry Nix, Freewavemaker, LLC A HISTORICAL PERSPECTIVE: Had we met a little over 19 years ago and you had about $100,000 to invest – I may have recommended the following investments to you.  At that time, many of these names were unheard of to many people.  When you see the prices that you …

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What is a poor man’s covered call and why is it better than a covered call?

To answer this question let's first look at what a covered call is. What is a covered call? A covered call is when you buy (or already own) at least 100 shares of stock and you want to generate income by selling call options against the stock that you own. EXAMPLE: You believe that Microsoft …

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