We like to explore, educate, and share ideas involving options trading. Come along with us on
our journey to demystify the complex yet rewarding world of options trading.

Spicer's Trades

  1. April Options Trades

    My SPY Put Credit Spread Trades For April 2019

    April showers bring epic put credit spread trades! Another good month of trading!

    Our Put Credit Spreads strategy is looking good!

    Read More
  2. March Options Trades

    My SPY Put Credit Spread Trades For March 2019

    March had some good trades!! A very winning month. The best part about the month, for me at least, is Oregon had some epic snow. I had some amazing turns in! I digress.....back to options.

    Our Put Credit Spreads strategy is looking good!

    Read More
  3. February Options Trading

    My SPY Put Credit Spread Trades For February 2019

    February......The month of love.....(at least here in the US)......The market gave us tons of love!!

    Finally, some winning trades this month for our Put Credit Spreads strategy. These wins really helped build back up our drawdown from past months.

    Read More
  4. Fireworks 3816694 1920

    My SPY Put Credit Spread Trades For January 2019

    More losses this month for our Put Credit Spreads strategy. Mainly a losing trade that was put on in 2018 and crossed over. I think the markets are calming down and we will start to draw back up.

    Read More
  5. Snowman 1210018 1920

    My SPY Put Credit Spread Trades For December 2018

    Wow! What an unfortunate month for Put Credit Spreads. Afraid this month returned all my yearly gains and then some. A bit of a disappointing way to end the year. We know months like this will happen.

    Read More
  6. Pie 1460853

    My SPY Put Credit Spread Trades For November 2018

    Well, finally an engaging month. Afraid the engagement was in the wrong direction. In November we took some losses. Not a big deal since we have had so many winning past months. However, losses are never fun.

    Read More
  7. Halloween 2837936

    My SPY Put Credit Spread Trades For October 2018

    With October 2018 completed we move on to November. Again this was a little bit of a boring month as we only closed one trade. We do have some trades on the board that will close in November.

    Read More
  8. Autumn 2353873 1920

    My SPY Put Credit Spread Trades For September 2018

    With September 2018 over we look forward to autumn. This was a little bit of a boring month as we only closed one trade. We do have some trades on the board that will close in October.

    Read More
  9. Summer 922549

    My SPY Put Credit Spread Trades For August 2018

    With August 2018 in the bag we look forward to September. Traders leave their Hamptons pads and get back to work. My SPY Put Credit Spread trading strategy only closed one trade this month. Hoping for a creep up in IVR next month.

    Read More
  10. Sparkler 839806 1920

    My SPY Put Credit Spread Trades For July 2018

    July has come and gone. We partied for America's birthday and closed a few profitable trades! Darn good month! My SPY Put Credit Spread trading strategy continued to do well.

    Read More
  11. Pretty Woman 1509956 1920

    My SPY Put Credit Spread Trades For June 2018

    June 2018 was another winning month for my SPY Put Credit Spread trading strategy. Since IVR has been pretty low closing this many trades was a darn good thing. Just have to be careful to not trade too big.

    Read More
  12. Magnolia 193604 1920

    My SPY Put Credit Spread Trades For May 2018

    May 2018 was a winning month for my SPY Put Credit Spread trading strategy. It felt good to lock away some winning trades after last month.

    Read More
  13. Dealing With Trading Loses

    My SPY Put Credit Spread Trades For April 2018

    April 2018 was a losing month for my SPY Put Credit Spread trading strategy. While these months are never fun they serve as an opportunity to remember to be humble in this trading strategy.

    Read More
  14. Spicers-March-Trades

    My SPY Put Credit Spread Trades For March 2018

    Here we explore the put credit spread trades I placed on the SPY durning the month of March 2018. This is my primary trading strategy for monthly income. By trading put credit spreads on the SPY I am typically in a trade for 23 days but no more than 45 days.

    Read More
  15. Profit Loss Volatility In The Options Market

    My SPY Put Credit Spread Trades For February 2018

    Volatility is back! Seems the day of the market just creeping up every day are over. In February 2018 the market tanked creating tons of new opportunities for entering Put Credit Spread trades. Sadly, we took some losses but in this post I explain that is not a bad thing. 

    Read More