Thursday, May 19, 2011


Today I was finally able to sell the remaining 25 NRG LEAPS in my portfolio.  All things considered this was a very successful "trade" - in less than 3 months my investment of $6,071 turned into $17,486 (all figures are after commissions).  In a way this is very reminiscent of Sandridge (, i.e. the stock popped and I couldn't resist locking in my gains.  However, like Sandridge, it may turn out I'm selling way to early and leaving a ton of money on the table, I guess only time will tell...

Anyway, for reference here are the posts from when I made the purchase: and

Here's why I made the purchase:

And finally here's where I've previously sold: and