Life Happens

Life Happens

Miscellaneous everyday mundane stuff. A place to vent my blah.

Changing AA

7 Oct 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Nett

It's Wednesday. And Alco has not sold. I'm changing my sell to $1.26. Which is still a 10 percent profit. Next week they have earnings. So volitility should be on the rise.

entering a straddle in AA

30 Sep 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Nett

I know that I said I was watching a different set of stocks. None of those are moving where we want them to go. Alcoa has earnings in about two weeks. So I have bought the straddle for this stock. options contracts ending October 16th buy the 11.50 p...

get out of the trade

30 Sep 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Nett

Buying back our trade at 10 cents. For a 20 dollar profit per contract. what you get may be different but this is where i am getting out. not a bad trade. Next trades I am looking over is BBBY, CAG, PEP,and STZ. I will be watching these and if i make...

Today's trade

29 Sep 2020 1 minute read 1 comment Nett

Using the 2nd of October options Sell to open 54.5 call Buy to open 55.5 call Sell to open 46.5 put Buy to open 45.5 put I won't take less than 30 cents. As if right now. It's trading at 28 cents. 

time for earnings season

29 Sep 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Nett

Hurrah Earnings season is here. I like earnings time. I always make money during earnings. Right now I’m working a contract in Kentucky. I made sure I was on second shift. That way I can continue to trade during market hours. I think I will publish m...

I'm still here

13 Aug 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Nett

Today I was thinking,“I should start writing again”. I’m living in a hotel again. Which is fine. That means I have a job. I’m working for a company I have worked for a bunch Bunch. It sounds so funny. I don’t know what to write. I’m not in the zone....

nice move

27 Mar 2020 2 minute read 0 comments Nett

As I am getting my laptop ready I can hear the cats fighting. The younger cat is trying to be the alpha. I have to keep separating them. My daughters cat has feline, some kind of disease. I forget the name. So it always has an upper respiratory infec...

yesterday was good

26 Mar 2020 2 minute read 0 comments Nett

Everything is shutting down. My wife is bored. My daughter isn’t use to being home. And the boys are doing fine. It hasn’t been much different. My wife says that Facebook people are going crazy being stuck at home. I feel for those who live in the ci...


20 Mar 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Nett

Yesterday I wasn’t paying much attention to the stock market. I was playing with my Coin Base account. At first I was trading in and out of USD. Day trading on coinbase doesn’t give you lmuch wiggle room. Once you profit, even 1 percent. Move. So I s...

things seem to come together

19 Mar 2020 2 minute read 0 comments Nett

Lately I have not been able to sleep. My brain hasn’t been able to shutdown. I have been sitting in front of my computer figuring out this AI stuff. It all starts with the trading bot. You have to start some where. Might as well start with the money...