Emerging Markets ETF (EEM) - Position Update

Thursday, March 12th, 2009

Just like I did for the SSO, I sold my calls for my EEM position when the S&P was around 741. Purchased: 100 @ 27.10 Initial Option Income: $1.08 Mar $24 Option Income: $0.34 Other Option Income: $0.60 Expected Return: -5.71% (-20.95%) Last Period Expected Return: -3.17% (-17.58% annually) Option periods held:3 * All return after buy and ...

EEM - Update Position

Monday, January 26th, 2009

Last Friday I made the decision to sell a lower strike price for my EEM.  I put an order in to sell the Feb $25 and it was taken on this mornings pop.  If I were to get called away at $25, I would be at a 3.17% loss for ...

EEM - Open Position

Tuesday, January 6th, 2009

I opened a position in EEM a few minutes ago.  While I am skeptical of this rally, I think it can hold until Obama actually obtains the title of President.  If it doesn't, I'm willing to have some international exposure in my portfolio.   Buy: 100 @ $27.10 ($7 commission) Initial Investment: ...