Category: Finance

Option premiums

What are options premium? To start with the basic concepts, the premium paid represents the current market price of an option contract. There are two kinds of option contracts, “in the money” and “out of the money”. With in-the-money contracts, the premium is composed of 2 factors; the intrinsic and extrinsic value. Out-of-the-money contracts rely […]

The Federal Funds Rate

With the second FOMC meeting of 2022 in the books. Now is a good time to take a deeper look at what the Federal funds rate is and how it correlates to everyday life. As of March 16th, 2022 the Federal Reserve raised interest rates for the first time since 2018. This move was to […]

Give Yourself Enough Time

Time, the one thing we can never get back and that we all wish we had more of. In trading time and timing are both equally important. For a variety of reasons that will be covered in today’s article, time can be your friend or a thorn in your side when trading. It is directly […]

Falling Wedge Pattern

What is the Falling Wedge Patten? A falling wedge pattern is a chart pattern that signals future bullish movement in price. Depending on what the previous trend was, this chart could either be considered a continuation pattern or a reversal pattern. The pattern is formed by two downward sloping, converging trendlines. See the below picture […]

Chip Shortage Impacting Ford’s Present and Potential Future

Legacy automakers have been struggling to keep up with production due to ongoing supply issues, mainly their reliance on certain semiconductor chips that continue to be in high demand but low supply. While in contrast, certain companies like Tesla have worked their way around the shortage, producing and delivering cars at a record pace for […]

The Best Chart Patterns for Trading

With one month of trading down in 2022, we thought it would be the perfect time to put together a crash course of our favorite chart patterns. Now if you don’t know what chart patterns are, then this is the perfect place to start. For those who have more experience but had a difficult January […]

Upstart Unusual Flow Analysis

February 1st,  2022 $UPST Upstart Summary:  Upstart is currently profitable and is experiencing triple-digit revenue and earnings growth. Upstart’s business model could have huge margins and the potential market for Upstart’s products and services are huge. Upstart Holdings, Inc. operates a cloud-based artificial intelligence (AI) lending platform. The company’s platform aggregates consumer demand for loans […]

Interest Rate Decision and Company Earnings

January 26th,  2022   $SPX After very aggressive moves from the upside to the downside last week and earlier this week, SPX and SPY are both consolidating.  We are currently forming a Doji on the weekly candle. As we go into the second half of the week, be on the lookout to see whether we […]

UPST Upstart Analysis, February 2022

January 26th,  2022 $UPST Upstart Not really sure why, but I am absolutely loving this chart and this chart setup. I see a few things here and I will explain them in detail in this post. Summary:  Upstart is currently profitable and is experiencing triple-digit revenue and earnings growth. Upstart’s business model could have huge […]

Interest Rate Decision and Company Earnings

January 26th,  2022   $SPX After very aggressive moves from the upside to the downside last week and earlier this week, SPX and SPY are both consolidating.  We are currently forming a Doji on the weekly candle. As we go into the second half of the week, be on the lookout to see whether we […]

Back To The Basics

With the stock market volatility we are seeing lately, those of us at Tiger-Wolf Capital thought it was a good time to take a step back and create a “back to the basics” refresher. For those of you who are new to trading stocks, think of this as a quick crash course through some basic […]

The January Effect and Why it Matters

As trading gets underway in 2022, the U.S. stock market faces an uncertain future.   Will traders take profits after the widely-followed S&P 500 index more than doubled in 2021, or is the January Effect going to give the market an extra boost? The January Effect continuously fascinates market participants and analysts because it frequently sets […]

Financial Self-Care & Why It Matters

We all know how to practice self-care. Drink lots of water, break a sweat, wash your face, and maybe light a candle if you’re feeling bougie.  These practices are meant to bring about increased self-confidence, foster our sense of self-love, keep us grounded – overall, ease our minds and destress our days.  But you know […]

Penn National Gaming Inc (PENN), January 9th, 2021

Company: PENN NATIONAL GAMING, INC. Ticker: PENN Last Trade Price: $93.75 Short Term Rating: Hold Long Term Rating: Buy Price Objective: $110 Business Strategy and Outlook Penn is in a unique position moving into 2021. They currently are in a place of high growth opportunity. Sportsbooks in October had a YOY increase of $279.7M (80.8%), […]