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Bank of America (NYSE: BAC) has been identified by InvestorsObserver analysts as being well-positioned for a new covered call today. Buying the stock for $11.98 while selling the August $12.00 call will produce a new covered call with a break-even point around $10.78. At that price, this position has a target return of 11.3 %. This trade will have roughly 10.0 % downside protection, while still aiming for a 11.3 % return in 220 days. It will lock in that return as long as Bank of America is above $12.00 on 8/17/2013. For comparison purposes only, this BAC covered call aims for an annualized return rate of 18.8 %.

Yum Brands (NYSE: YUM) has been selected by InvestorsObserver analysts as a stock that is an ideal candidate for a new covered call today. Buying the stock for $65.04 while simultaneously selling the April $65.00 call will result in a new position with a target return of 4.8 %. Based on recent prices, this position will cost about $62.04, which is also the trade’s breakeven point. At that level, this covered call has 4.6 % downside protection, while still providing a 4.8 % return in 101 days as long as YUM is above $65.00 on 4/20/2013. For comparison purposes only, this Yum Brands covered call aims for an annualized return rate of 17.2 %.

GameStop (NYSE: GME) has been selected by InvestorsObserver analysts as a stock that is a strong candidate for a new covered call today. Selling the April $23.00 call while simultaneously buying GME stock for $23.19 will result in a new position with a break-even point around $21.35. At that price, this position has a target return of 7.7 %. This trade has 7.9 % downside protection, while still providing a 7.7 % return in 101 days as long as GME is above $23.00 on 4/20/2013. For comparison purposes only, this GameStop covered call targets an annualized return rate of 27.9 %.

Life Technologies (NASDAQ: LIFE) has been identified by InvestorsObserver analysts as being well-positioned for a new covered call today. Buying the stock for $52.59 while selling the May $50.00 call will produce a new covered call with a break-even point around $47.79. At that price, this position has a target return of 4.6 %. This trade will have roughly 9.1 % downside protection, while still aiming for a 4.6 % return in 129 days. It will lock in that return as long as Life Technologies is above $50.00 on 5/18/2013. For comparison purposes only, this LIFE covered call aims for an annualized return rate of 13.1 %.

Express (NYSE: EXPR) has been selected by InvestorsObserver analysts as a stock that is an ideal candidate for a new covered call today. Buying the stock for $15.16 while simultaneously selling the April $15.00 call will result in a new position with a target return of 10.2 %. Based on recent prices, this position will cost about $13.61, which is also the trade’s breakeven point. At that level, this covered call has 10.2 % downside protection, while still providing a 10.2 % return in 101 days as long as EXPR is above $15.00 on 4/20/2013. For comparison purposes only, this Express covered call aims for an annualized return rate of 36.9 %.

 

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