BCRX

Closed BCRX Covered Call with +$264 Profit (16.5% yield in 63 days)

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On November 20, 2020, our 400 shares with BCRX were called away at the strike price of $4 BioCryst Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is an American pharmaceutical company headquartered in Durham, North Carolina. The company is a late-stage biotech company that focuses on oral drugs for rare and serious diseases.  We have been in this trade since September 18, when we sold a credit spread, we got assigned in October and simultaneously we were selling covered call: Covered Call on BioCryst Pharmaceuticals…

Sold 6 Credit Spreads on BCRX – 8.3% potential return in 28 days (108.14% annualized)

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On November 20, 2020, we sold 6 bull put credit spreads on BCRX stock with an expiry set in the next 28 days. For this trade, we got a $228 premium (before commissions) BioCryst Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is an American pharmaceutical company headquartered in Durham, North Carolina. The company is a late stage biotech company that focuses on oral drugs for rare and serious diseases.  These trades come as the #23 and #24 in the month of November, according to our trading plan for this month, the…

Covered Call on BioCryst Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: BCRX) - Potential income return 16.5% in 63 days (95.59% annualized)

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On October 16, 2020, we got assigned 400 shares with BCRX stock and sold 4 covered calls on this stock expiring on November 20, 2020. For this trade, we got a $142.40 premium (after commissions) This trade comes as the #19 in the month of October, according to our trading plan for this month, the premium generated from this trade makes us about 23.73% from our $600 monthly goal, while in total we have already reached 62.45% so far. BioCryst Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is an American pharmaceutical…

September 2020 Options Income Report - $715.35

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Here at OptionsBrew.com, we believe transparency is the key to success and that's why we have decided to share our monthly options income reports covering details behind the scenes. That said welcome to the fifth (#5) options income report. Last September we did in total 43 trades / from which most were covered calls and credit spreads There are 42 left open trades with expiry in the next months, with most (36) expiring in October. We managed to take $715.35 from options income during the…

Sold 4 Credit Spreads on BCRX – 7.8% potential return in 28 days (101.63% annualized)

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On September 18, 2020, we sold 4 bull put credit spreads on BCRX stock with an expiry set in the next 28 days. For this trade, we got a $144 premium (before commissions) BioCryst Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is an American pharmaceutical company headquartered in Durham, North Carolina. The company is a late stage biotech company that focuses on oral drugs for rare and serious diseases.  We have been selling naked puts, credit spreads, and covered calls on BCRX stocks with great success since April…

Sold 3 Naked Puts on BCRX - Potential income return 11.9% in 28 days

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On August 21, 2020, we sold 3 naked puts on BCRX stock with expiry in the next 28 days (September 18) and with a strike price at $4. For these puts, we get $0.50 premium (before commissions) We call these trades naked because we are trading on margin, in case of an assignment we will borrow funds from the broker to finance the purchase.  This trade comes as the #45 in the month of August, and if we stick with our trading plan for this month, the premium generated from this trade makes us…

Credit Spread on BCRX – 7.3% potential return in 29 days

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On August 20, 2020, we sold a bull put credit spread on BCRZ stock with expiry in the next 29 days. Here is our trade setup: BOT 1 BCRX SEP 18 '20 - 4 + 3 Put Bull Spread  -0.34  USD   For this trade, we got a premium of 29.2 USD (after commissions) or a 7.3% potential income return in 29 days. These trades come as the #40 and #41 in the month of August, and if we stick with our trading plan for this month, the premium generated from this trade makes us about 3.89% from our $750 monthly goal…

July 2020 Options Income Report - $873.65

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Here at OptionsBrew.com, we believe transparency is the key to success and that's why we have decided to share our monthly options income reports covering details behind the scenes. That said welcome to the third (#3) options income report. Last July we did in total 43 trades / from which most were credit spreads and naked puts, just a few were covered calls There are 28 left open trades with expiry in the next months, with most (26) expiring in August. We managed to make $873.65 from…

Closed BCRX Covered Call with +$331 Profit (25.75% yield in 47 days)

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On July 17, 2020, our 300 shares of BCRX  were called away at the strike price of $5 We started this trade back on June 1, 2020 (Covered Call on BCRX - Potential income return 19.08% in 18 days) and rolled up and double on June 19 (Roll Forward and Double Up 3 Covered Calls on BCRX stock - Potential Income Return 25.75% in 47 days) This is yet another good example of how covered calls help generate income. We closed this trade with  $116 collected in premiums plus we realized a value gain of…

Sold 3 Naked Puts on BCRX - Potential income return 10.65% in 35 days

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On July 17, 2020, we sold 3 naked puts on BCRX stock with expiry in 35 days (August 21) and with a strike price at $4. For these puts we get $0.45 premium (before commissions) We call these trades naked because we are trading on margin, in case of an assignment we will borrow funds from the broker to finance the purchase.  This trade comes as the #20 in the month of July, and if we stick with our trading plan for this month, premium generated from this trade makes us about 18.25% from our $…

Naked Put on BCRX - Potential income return 5.65% in 16 days

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On July 1, 2020, we sold 1 naked put on BCRX stock with expiry in 16 days (July 17) and with a strike price at $4. For this put we get for that $0.25 premium (before commissions) We call these trades naked because we are trading on margin, in case of an assignment we will borrow from broker funds to finance the purchase.  This trade comes as the #2 in the month of July, and if we stick with our trading plan for this month, premium generated from this trade makes us about 3.2% from our $700…

Roll Forward and Double Up 3 Covered Calls on BCRX stock - Potential Income Return 25.75% in 47 days

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On June 19, 2020, we bought on margin 210 shares of BCRX stock (BioCryst Pharmaceuticals, Inc.)  paying $4.12 per share and simultaneously sold 3 July 17, 2020, covered calls at the strike price of $5 for what we got a premium of $0.41 (before commissions) We now are holding 330 shares of BCRX, and 300 shares are used to sell covered calls on. Today's trade comes as a roll forward and double up, the position was originally established on June 1, 2020, with 1 covered call contract, which…

Covered Call on BCRX - Potential income return 19.08% in 18 days

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On June 1, 2020, we bought on margin 110 shares of BCRX stock (BioCryst Pharmaceuticals, Inc.)  paying $4.61 per share and simultaneously sold June 19, 2020, covered call at the strike price of $5. This trade is the first one in the month of June, and if we stick with our trading plan for this month, premium generated from this trade makes us about 8% from our $600 monthly goal: Trading plan for June 2020 (Option trades & Stock Buys) BCRX is a small pharma doing a clinical study on…

Naked Put on BCRX - Potential income return 9% in 32 days

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On May 18, 2020, I sold 1 naked put on BCRX stock. We established a covered call on BCRX earlier in the month, and our shares get called away last Friday, netting us almost 20% income in just 15 days. Closed BCRX Covered Call with +$75 Profit (19.3% yield in 15 days) Now we are looking to take back shares with selling puts on it. Here is the trade setup: SLD 1 BCRX JUN 19 '20 4 Put Option 0.36 USD what can happen next: BCRX is trading above our strike price of $4 at expiry date (June 19,…

Closed BCRX Covered Call with +$75 Profit (19.3% yield in 15 days)

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On May 15, 2020  our 100 shares of BCRX were called away at strike price $4 We established a position with BCRX om April 28, 2020, buying 100 shares at $3.875 per share and simultaneously selling 1 covered call contract with 15 days expiry on May 15, 2020. See: SLD 1 BCRX MAY 15 '20 4 Call Option 0.62 USD This is a good example of how covered calls help generate income. We closed this trade with a hefty +$0.62 premium plus realized a value gain of $0.13 We could try to roll up and forward…