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  • agent_smith Oct 18, 2013 10:26 AM Flag

    I have no luck. Congrats longs.

    I chickened out in buying call options yesterday. Had the trade setup, and then chickened out and didn't press the commit to buy button. I've done this in the past and have gotten burned. My view on timing is that you either have luck or some type of inside info. Or maybe you just don't have bad luck like I do.

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    • don't beat yourself happens to everyone.......get back in.

    • you confess to insider trading?

      Isn't that illegal?

    • But saying that for jan i am going to buy puts if and when this goes to 1100...I dont think the earnings warrant such a move but since wall street is very bullish about anything with a pulse and decent earnings you have this move!...

      Sentiment: Hold

    • its happened to me so many times too..yesterday i bought 825 puts for $3500...i usually always play a spread on both sides but i didnt this time as i got burned last time since the stock didnt move...i feel terrible right now...abosultely terrible..if i had a spread today i would have 100k in my account...100 bloody K...i am just upset like hell...i cant even think straight...I feel like puking! next time onwards i am always putting 60-40 towards calls and puts...if i lose i lose but damn congrats all call buyers! I am happy for you guys and i feel TERRIBLE for myself but there's always another day...!

      Sentiment: Strong Buy

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