GNRC Analysis

Generac Holdings Inc. (GNRC)

I have entered a short iron condor spread on GNRC, using options that trade for the last time 37 days hence, on Oct. 19. The premium is a $1.21 credit and the stock at the time of entry was priced at $57.77.

I made the decision to enter the trade in my account based on high implied volatility.

The profit zone for this position is between $61.21 on the upside and $53.71 on the downside.

Implied volatility stands at 35%, which is 3.2 times the VIX, a measure of the volatility of the S&P 500 index.

GNRC’s IV stands higher than 69.8% of its daily readings over the past year.

The price used for analysis was $58.10.

Premium: $1.21 Expire OTM
GNRC-iron condor Strike Odds Delta
Long 62.50 76.3% 27
Break-even 61.21 69.9% 34
Short 60.00 63.4% 41
Puts
Short 55.00 67.7% 29
Break-even 53.71 74.1% 23
Long 52.50 80.5% 17

The premium is 48.4% of the width of the position’s wings.

The risk/reward ratio is 1.1:1.

The bid/ask spread was 34.6%.

By Tim Bovee, Portland, Oregon, Sept. 12, 2018

Disclaimer

Tim Bovee, Private Trader tracks the analysis and trades of a private trader for his own accounts. Nothing in this blog constitutes a recommendation to buy or sell stocks, options or any other financial instrument. The only purpose of this blog is to provide education and entertainment.

No trader is ever 100 percent successful in his or her trades. Trading in the stock and option markets is risky and uncertain. Each trader must make trading decisions for his or her own account, and take responsibility for the consequences.

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