Side-Stepping Stock Direction Risk in Option Trading Before Earnings in Reinsurance Group of America, Incorporated – CML News

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Preface
For the investor that feel as though the market’s direction is becoming tenuous, we can explore an option trading opportunity in Reinsurance Group of America, Incorporated (NYSE:RGA) that does not rely on stock direction at all. It turns out, over the long-run, for stocks with certain tendencies like Reinsurance Group of America, Incorporated, there is a clever way to trade market anxiety or market optimism before earnings announcements with options.

This approach has returned 65.2% with a total holding period of just 143 days, or an annualized rate of 166.4%. Now that’s worth looking into.