We are recommending the following credit spreads to the January 2014 expiration cycle.

We are recommending credit spreads for January 2014 in the following positions for Portfolio #1:

CIEN - Ciena Corporation provides communications networking equipment, software, and services that support the transport, switching, aggregation, and management of voice, video, and data traffic worldwide. Its product portfolio consists of packet-optical transport that includes optical transport solutions to increase network capacity and enable delivery of a broader mix of high-bandwidth services; and packet-optical switching, which comprise optical switching platforms incorporating multiservice and multi-protocol switching systems that enable automated optical infrastructures for the delivery of various enterprise and consumer-oriented network services. The company also offers carrier Ethernet solutions, including service delivery switches and service aggregation switches to support the access and aggregation tiers of communications networks, as well as to support wireless backhaul infrastructures and business data services; and software solutions to track individual services across multiple product suites, facilitating planned network maintenance, outage detection, and identification of customers or services affected by network troubles. In addition, Ciena Corporation provides consulting and support services, such as project management, deployment, maintenance support, consulting, and training services, as well as network analysis, planning, design, optimization, modernization, and assurance. Its packet- optical transport, packet-optical switching, and carrier Ethernet solutions products are used individually or as part of an integrated solution in networks operated by communications service providers, cable operators, governments, enterprises, and other network operators. The company sells its communications networking solutions directly, as well as through strategic channel relationships. Ciena Corporation was founded in 1992 and is headquartered in Hanover, Maryland.

RCL - Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. operates as a cruise company worldwide. It owns five cruise brands comprising Royal Caribbean International, Celebrity Cruises, Pullmantur, Azamara Club Cruises, and CDF Croisières de France. The Royal Caribbean International brand provides cruise itineraries ranging from 2 to 18 nights with options for onboard dining, entertainment, and other onboard activities. The Celebrity Cruises brand offers cruise itineraries ranging from 2 to 18 nights to marquee destinations; and operates onboard upscale ships that offer accommodations, fine dining, personalized services, spa facilities, and onboard activities and entertainment. The Pullmantur brand provides cruise itineraries ranging from 4 to 12 nights; and exercise facilities, swimming pools, beauty salons, gaming facilities, shopping, dining, complimentary beverages, and entertainment venues to the contemporary segment of the Spanish, Portuguese, and Latin American cruise markets. It also sells land-based travel packages to hotels and flights to the Caribbean resorts; land-based tour packages to Europe for Latin American guests; and travel related products to guests in Spain. The Azamara Club Cruises brand offers cruise itineraries ranging from 4 to 18 nights; and onboard services, amenities, and activities comprising gaming facilities, fine dining, spa and wellness, butler service for suites, and entertainment venues for the up-market segment of the North American, the United Kingdom, and Australian markets. The CDF Croisières de France brand provides seasonal itineraries to the Mediterranean; and onboard services, amenities, and activities, including entertainment venues, exercise and spa facilities, fine dining, and gaming facilities for the contemporary segment of the French cruise market. As of February 4, 2013, the company operated 41 ships with 5 under contract. Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. was founded in 1968 and is headquartered in Miami, Florida.

We are recommending the following specific credit spreads.

Put credit spreads = Bullish Put spreads.

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We are recommending credit spreads for January 2014 in the following positions for Portfolio #2:

PRU - Prudential Financial, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides a range of insurance, investment management, and other financial products and services to both individual and institutional customers in the United States and internationally. Its principal products and services include life insurance, annuities, retirement-related services, mutual funds, and investment management. The company operates through three divisions: U.S. Retirement Solutions and Investment Management, U.S. Individual Life and Group Insurance, and International Insurance. The U.S. Retirement Solutions and Investment Management division offers individual variable and fixed annuity products; recordkeeping, plan administration, actuarial advisory, tailored participant education and communication, trustee, and institutional and retail investments services; and guaranteed investment contracts, funding agreements, institutional and retail notes, structured settlement annuities, and other group annuities. This division also provides investment management and advisory services to the public and private marketplace. The U.S. Individual Life and Group Insurance division provides individual variable life, term life, and universal life insurance products to mass middle, mass affluent, and affluent markets; group life; long-term and short-term group disability; long-term care; and group corporate, bank, and trust-owned life insurance products to institutional clients. It also sells accidental death and dismemberment and other ancillary coverage, as well as provides plan administrative services. The International Insurance division provides individual life insurance, retirement, and related products to mass affluent and affluent markets in Japan, Korea, and internationally. Prudential Financial, Inc. was founded in 1875 and is headquartered in Newark, New Jersey.

GILD - Gilead Sciences, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company, discovers, develops, and commercializes human therapeutics for the treatment of life threatening diseases in North America, Europe, and Asia. Its products include Stribild, Complera/Eviplera, Atripla, Truvada, Viread, and Emtriva for the treatment of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection in adults; and Viread and Hepsera products for the treatment of liver disease. The company also offers Letairis, an endothelin receptor antagonist for the treatment of pulmonary arterial hypertension; Ranexa, a tablet used for the treatment of chronic angina; Lexiscan/Rapiscan injection for use as a pharmacologic stress agent in radionuclide myocardial perfusion imaging; Cayston, an inhaled antibiotic for the treatment of respiratory systems in cystic fibrosis patients; and Tamiflu, an oral antiviral capsule for the treatment and prevention of influenza A and B. In addition, it provides other products, such as AmBisome, an antifungal agent to treat serious invasive fungal infections; Vistide, an antiviral injection for the treatment of cytomegalovirus retinitis in patients with AIDS; and Macugen, an anti-angiogenic oligonucleotide to treat neovascular macular degeneration. Further, it has product candidates in various stages for the treatment of cardiovascular diseases, respiratory diseases, and oncology diseases/inflammation. The company markets its products through its commercial teams and/or in conjunction with third-party distributors and corporate partners. Gilead Sciences, Inc. has collaborations with BMS, GSK, Janssen, and Japan Tobacco to develop and commercialize various products. The company was founded in 1987 and is headquartered in Foster City, California.

We are recommending the following specific credit spreads.

Put credit spreads = Bullish Put spreads.

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We are recommending credit spreads for January 2014 in the following positions for Portfolio #3:

NO additional recommendations for Portfolio #3 at this time.