Live: Friday, Sept. 20, 2019

2:30 p.m. New York time

I’ve updated XLY Analysis with results.

2:05 p.m. New York time

Managed shares: UAE out on a sell signal, replaced by EPI.

1:50 p.m. New York time

My XLY short iron condor exit order was filled at $0.57, two cents better than my limit, with shares going for $121.03. I’ll update the analysis shortly.

12:55 p.m. New York time

My XLY short iron condor position has come close to its exit point — 50% of maximum potential profit — and I have entered an exit order at $0.59. The position is presently trading at $0.61. No fill yet.

10:05 a.m. New York time

In my managed shares portfolio, XLP showed a sell signal on the directional movement index. I replaced it with XLV.

Two of the stocks underlying short iron condor positions went ex-dividend today. None of my XLY or XOP options was assigned.

By Tim Bovee, Portland, Oregon, September 20, 2019


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