Actuarial Outpost
 
Go Back   Actuarial Outpost > Search Forums
FlashChat Actuarial Discussion Preliminary Exams CAS/SOA Exams Cyberchat Around the World Suggestions



Showing results 1 to 25 of 300
Search took 0.11 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: MathGeek92
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 04-18-2019, 08:18 AM
Replies: 1,709
Views: 224,756
Posted By MathGeek92
Thanks. When I was getting crap about it, I...

Thanks. When I was getting crap about it, I posted my active positions. :)

Yeah. I forgot the dudes name. I just remember some guy came out with a large short call. I've said a hundred...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 04-16-2019, 03:49 PM
Replies: 1,709
Views: 224,756
Posted By MathGeek92
QCOM and AAPL settled finally. closed all...

QCOM and AAPL settled finally. closed all positions in it today.

made out well. 69.25 up 25.9 % (15% after tax return)

whats his name that took out the short position in QCOM got his faced...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 03-14-2019, 03:23 PM
Replies: 1,709
Views: 224,756
Posted By MathGeek92
Sure. Sentiment would be a knee jerk reaction...

Sure. Sentiment would be a knee jerk reaction "sell BA the FAA grounded them" Then rational buyers step in and say "hey, we knew that was possible and now we have clarity. No further planes are...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 03-14-2019, 12:52 PM
Replies: 1,709
Views: 224,756
Posted By MathGeek92
I guess I was trying to address the "can you beat...

I guess I was trying to address the "can you beat the market" comments. The answer is yes, unless you manage large sums of money for mutual funds. The reason being the funds have to stay invested...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 03-13-2019, 06:01 PM
Replies: 1,709
Views: 224,756
Posted By MathGeek92
This is exactly how you beat the market ...

This is exactly how you beat the market

Large bet placed yesterday that the FAA would ground the planes eventually. Long ITM put yesterday closed intra day today. 41% return

When I closed I...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 03-11-2019, 10:45 AM
Replies: 1,709
Views: 224,756
Posted By MathGeek92
[QUOTE=ktheory;9562688]I dont trade, I invest in...

[QUOTE=ktheory;9562688]I dont trade, I invest in individual companies and hold. I think risk adjusted your under performing the index.
/QUOTE]

So which ones? Why? Do you think you are...
Forum: Life 03-08-2019, 11:57 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 455
Posted By MathGeek92
I assume the "modified" is that premiums are...

I assume the "modified" is that premiums are accepted throughout the first policy year? That's to allow for multiple forms of payment (cash premiums and 1035s) to be added instead of waiting for all...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 03-08-2019, 11:54 AM
Replies: 1,709
Views: 224,756
Posted By MathGeek92
i was early on my SPX short, but its paying off...

i was early on my SPX short, but its paying off now. if we close below 2730 expect more selling next week.

I have short puts (T) likely to get hit this week, but the other strike will expire...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 03-07-2019, 09:16 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,652
Posted By MathGeek92
no FICA tax

no FICA tax
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 03-05-2019, 12:19 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,652
Posted By MathGeek92
Pretty sure you have to be a HCE to qualify.

Pretty sure you have to be a HCE to qualify.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 02-14-2019, 03:41 PM
Replies: 1,709
Views: 224,756
Posted By MathGeek92
initiated a small short in SPY - dec19 expiry put...

initiated a small short in SPY - dec19 expiry put ITM 295 strike.

Downside limited. i have plenty of time for it to come true. - assuming my market thesis is correct. i'll continue to write OTM...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 01-30-2019, 04:23 PM
Replies: 1,709
Views: 224,756
Posted By MathGeek92
Sold FB in after hours trading today. 162.68....

Sold FB in after hours trading today. 162.68. Bought back in early December for 135 ish

They blew out earnings and revenues. Over 30% growth YOY

20% return in <2 months

Iíll buy back in at a...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 01-24-2019, 08:30 AM
Replies: 1,709
Views: 224,756
Posted By MathGeek92
you all are funny.. fine TSLA :) you all...

you all are funny.. fine TSLA :)

you all knew what i meant. fat finger typing

Back on the QCOM thing. the near term dated puts OTM are not expensive. If the guy thinks the QCOM model is...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 01-23-2019, 01:24 PM
Replies: 1,709
Views: 224,756
Posted By MathGeek92
saw that (thanks)... the short covering will...

saw that (thanks)... the short covering will create a large rally. I'm under water on QCOM, but not much and well within my short term tolerance levels.

i've written calls on my long stock...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 01-22-2019, 08:02 AM
Replies: 1,709
Views: 224,756
Posted By MathGeek92
I think thats a wise move Lulz... Good luck. ...

I think thats a wise move Lulz... Good luck. hope that works out for you

I firmly believe QCOM will win the lawsuit on Feb 1st. I own a good chunk and own even more OTM calls.

Apple finally...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 01-21-2019, 07:59 AM
Replies: 1,709
Views: 224,756
Posted By MathGeek92
if you believe in that crappy company, then you...

if you believe in that crappy company, then you should buy the dips and sell after a run up, wait for the dips and rinse and repeat.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 01-09-2019, 09:32 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,843
Posted By MathGeek92
Same. Not personally investing this way. Just...

Same. Not personally investing this way. Just based upon the choices given i picked what I thought would be the winner.

I'll stick with my active stock selection and put writing
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 01-08-2019, 05:00 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,843
Posted By MathGeek92
economy is cooling I bet S&P is flat to down...

economy is cooling

I bet S&P is flat to down
Oil is up
dollar weakens

thats the reason for my gold vote
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 01-08-2019, 08:36 AM
Replies: 1,709
Views: 224,756
Posted By MathGeek92
Has no one else posted? one month update ...

Has no one else posted?

one month update

T outperformed by 3% XLC is a better benchmark (communications ETF). If I stick with the original benchmark its even bigger. even more when i factor...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 01-07-2019, 01:42 PM
Replies: 160
Views: 11,648
Posted By MathGeek92
I have to admit, I've never understood the "it's...

I have to admit, I've never understood the "it's my money vs your money" concept. You're either married or your not. You either trust your spouse or you dont. marriage isn't just two people living...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 12-07-2018, 08:02 AM
Replies: 1,709
Views: 224,756
Posted By MathGeek92
That’s always been my definition. Otherwise...

That’s always been my definition. Otherwise you’re using an index, right? Like the sector SPDRs?

Speaking of which. I was lazy when I put In The benchmark on the trades above. I’ll update when I...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 12-06-2018, 04:45 PM
Replies: 1,709
Views: 224,756
Posted By MathGeek92
By time the market, do you mean outperform...

By time the market, do you mean outperform (adding alpha) or simply trying to make calls on tops and bottoms? I never try and call the top or bottom of an index.. too difficult, but I do try and...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 12-05-2018, 12:28 PM
Replies: 4
GE
Views: 769
Posted By MathGeek92
Read JPM research on this. Its quite compelling...

Read JPM research on this. Its quite compelling that a 6 price target is reasonable.

Under 6 I'm probably buying (but I'll probably buy the debt first) - currently trading in the 80s
Forum: Life 12-05-2018, 09:46 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 855
Posted By MathGeek92
depends upon how much face amount The...

depends upon how much face amount

The Guarantee fund association covers up to 300 K (in most states).

Unfortunately most conversion options are deliberately bad like that because it's a highly...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 12-04-2018, 01:50 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,652
Posted By MathGeek92
use the NQDC plan as a bridge to early...

use the NQDC plan as a bridge to early retirement. The tax benefits are huge in this scenario.

Defer x at 40% marginal tax rate...

Take out the total (our plan allows for over several years)...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 300

 

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 02:23 PM.


Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
*PLEASE NOTE: Posts are not checked for accuracy, and do not
represent the views of the Actuarial Outpost or its sponsors.
Page generated in 0.28146 seconds with 7 queries