Shares: COST

I entered a shares position on COST timed to coincide with earnings. I also entered an options position on the symbol on the symbol.

ORCL shares rose after the company beat analysts estimates, allowing a profitable exit.

sym entry exit result ($) result (%) entry date exit date
COST 186.86 193.27 6.41 3.4% 12/14 12/15
zacks rank zacks esp DI spread ADX earns est. earns actual
3 1.39 26.36 47.92 1.35 1.45

By Tim Bovee, Portland, Oregon, Dec. 14, 2017


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