Due to the weak technical condition of the equity markets, there are no "speculative" positions and only a limited number of candidates in the "conservative" portfolios.
Covered Call System Newsletter, Sunday, 10/05/2008 03:59:02 PM ET
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Conservative (ITM), Short-term Covered-Calls for October 5, 2008
Conservative (ATM/OTM), Intermediate-Term Covered-Calls for October 5, 2008
Conservative (ATM/OTM), Longer-Term Covered-Calls for October, 2008
Stock Symbol - The stock to purchase for the covered-call
Last Price - The (stock) closing price on the trading day prior to the portfolio publishing date
Expiration Month, Strike Price, Option Ticker - Identifies the specific option to be sold
Option bid - The (option) closing price on the trading day prior to the portfolio publishing date
Cost Basis - The resultant cost per share after the call option is sold (stock price less option bid)
% Gain if assigned - Amount of profit (based on position cost basis) with option exercised
% Downside Protection - Relative distance to cost basis, based on cash received from sold option