Far be it from me to suggest a long idea, but I’ll mention that the homebuilding sector might be short-term oversold and present a quick trading opportunity on the long side. I present to you symbol IYR:(more…)
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Good morning, everyone. Well, it’s Revenge of the Bulls this morning, isn’t it? Meh. My options are all expiring next year, some of them 134 days out, so I’m not going to let a few minutes of a bullish fever dream rattle me.
I’d like to point out the topping pattern going on with symbol IYR, the real estate fund.(more…)
My IYR puts are starting to head up as real estate begins to break down.(more…)
Ventas is probably not a company you’ve heard about before, but it’s actually a member of the S&P 500 and, as the generous P/E ratio illustrates, is very, very richly valued. In a nutshell, it’s a company that owns and leases out real estate to the healthcare industry. It’s a REIT for doctors and hospitals.(more…)