A solid return on the S&P 500 from this option trading demonstration by John Locke where he uses put options to create a broken wing butterfly for a great trade win! This high probability income strategy is traded on the SPX and is called the X4V17. Learn how to trade it!
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Description of this trade: It is a high probability, positive Theta broken wing butterfly strategy designed to be traded on the S&P 500 (SPX) index.
Minimum Capital Required: $1,500 per trade
Example size: $15,000 planned capital
Profit Target: None. In general, we expect about 15% return on planned capital
Exit Loss Trigger: 16% or $2,500 in this example
Entered Trade: 77 days to expiration
Overlapping Trades: Yes
Why do we love this trading strategy? Because you can earn a great return on the actual capital in the trade which can be much smaller than the planned capital.
LEARN THIS TRADING STRATEGY!
The X4V17 trading strategy is one of three trading strategies that are taught in the very comprehensive X4 training system which is designed to be traded on the S&P 500 index. The V17 is the most bullish structure of the X4 strategies and is designed to maximize results in neutral to bullish market conditions.
This rule-based strategy has a minimum capital requirement is $1,500 and takes about 15 minutes a day to manage. Click here to learn more!
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Returns of this trade: This trade earned about $2,540 or 7.3% on $35,000 planned capital.*
Returns of this trade: This trade earned about $2,475 profit or approximately 7.1% of planned capital.*
Returns of these trades: The three trades earned approximately $5,800 profit or about 16.6%, $1,000 or 2.8%, and $3,760 or 10.6% planned capital!*
Returns of these trades: This trade earned about $3,500 profit or 10% for September expiration and approximately $3,800 for October expiration or 11% of planned capital.*
Returns of this trade: This trade earned about $1,540 profit or about 4.5% of our planned capital.*
Returns of this trade: This trade earned about $3,500 profit with a maximum capital in it of about $22,000 or about 15% of actual capital in 60-days.*
Returns of this trade: This trade earned $3,855 on $35,000 planned capital for an 11% profit in 60-days*