We will be holding off on additional May recommendations until either after the initial reaction of the jobs numbers on Monday or until next weekend.

However, here are some supplemental plays that may interest some of you who would like to establish positions in the April cycle before its expiration.

SUPPLEMENTAL CONDOR CREDIT SPREADS FOR APRIL.

These condor plays are going to try and take advantage of collecting premiums from both sides of the market within the next 2 weeks in the remaining April cycle. With the job numbers coming to the forefront on Monday's opening these could present an opportunity if we trade in a range during the next two weeks before expiration. Remember there will be no commentary or analysis offered on these supplemental condor positions, nor will they be included in the MCM Portfolio. These are trades offered if you want to play a trading range for the next 2 weeks which includes the reaction to the job numbers that were released on Friday when the market was closed.

SUPPLEMENTAL STOCK PLAYS FOR APRIL

Supplemental Stock recommendations.

The following issues are a few additional candidates to supplement your search for profitable stock option trades. As with any investment, you must decide if the selections meet your criteria for potential plays. Only you can know what strategies and positions are suitable for your experience level, risk-reward tolerance and individual outlook. and there will be no commentary or analysis offered on these supplemental positions, nor will they be included in the MCM Portfolio.

Supplemental ETF/Holders & Indexes for April.

Additionally, here are a couple of supplemental ETF and Holder call and put credit spreads for those who wish to experiment in this area.
Also there will be no commentary or analysis offered on these ETF positions, as well.

I am suggesting several VIX trades with varying strikes so that you can determine which of those trades my be most appropriate for you in regards to risk tolerance. Notice there are three (3) alternatives with this one trade.