Whole Foods Market (WFM) Iron Condor Earning Trade

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Original post by Marubozu from My Stocks Investing Journey.

 

Option Trading Strategy:

  • High IV before the earning.
  • Sell Vega by opening Iron Condor (45/50/60/65) one day before the earning release.
  • Close Iron Condor position after the earning release and volatility crush.

Trade Summary

  • Gross Profit = $81
  • Net Profit = $61 ($20 commission)
  • ROI (Net) = 7.9%
  • Duration = 6 days

WFM Iron Condor Trade Record Feb19-2014

WFM Chart

WFM Chart Feb19-2014

WFM IV Chart

WFM IV Chart Feb19-2014

WFM Fundamental

WFM Fundamental Feb19-2014

LinkedIn (LNKD) Iron Condor Earning Trade

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Original post by Marubozu from My Stocks Investing Journey.

 

Strategy:

  • High IV before the earning.
  • Sell Vega by opening Iron Condor (195/200/230/235) one day before the earning release.
  • Close Iron Condor position after the earning release and volatility crush.

Trade Summary

  • Gross Profit = $100
  • Net Profit = $80 ($20 commission)
  • ROI (Net) = 23%
  • Duration = 1 day

LNKD Feb7-2014 Order Record

LNKD Chart

LNKD Feb7-2014 LNKD Iron Condor Feb7-2014 (Earning IV Trade)

 

LNKD Fundamental

LNKD Fundamental Feb7-2014