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Intel (NASDAQ: INTC) has been selected by InvestorsObserver analysts as a stock that is an ideal candidate for a new covered call today. Buying the stock for $24.08 while simultaneously selling the September $24.00 call will result in a new position with a target return of 4.6 %. Based on recent prices, this position will cost about $22.95, which is also the trade’s breakeven point. At that level, this covered call has 4.7 % downside protection, while still providing a 4.6 % return in 123 days as long as INTC is above $24.00 on 9/21/2013. For comparison purposes only, this Intel covered call aims for an annualized return rate of 13.6 %.

Express Scripts (NASDAQ: ESRX) has been identified by InvestorsObserver analysts as being well-positioned for a new covered call today. Buying the stock for $61.33 while selling the November $60.00 call will produce a new covered call with a break-even point around $56.53. At that price, this position has a target return of 6.1 %. This trade will have roughly 7.8 % downside protection, while still aiming for a 6.1 % return in 179 days. It will lock in that return as long as Express Scripts is above $60.00 on 11/16/2013. For comparison purposes only, this ESRX covered call aims for an annualized return rate of 12.5 %.

Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV) has been selected by InvestorsObserver analysts as a stock that is an ideal candidate for a new covered call today. Buying the stock for $14.25 while simultaneously selling the December $14.00 call will result in a new position with a target return of 7.7 %. Based on recent prices, this position will cost about $13.00, which is also the trade’s breakeven point. At that level, this covered call has 8.8 % downside protection, while still providing a 7.7 % return in 214 days as long as LUV is above $14.00 on 12/21/2013. For comparison purposes only, this Southwest Airlines covered call aims for an annualized return rate of 13.1 %.

NXP Semiconductors (NASDAQ: NXPI) has been chosen by InvestorsObserver analysts as a candidate for a new covered call today. Selling the June $30.00 call while at the same time buying NXPI stock for $30.17 will produce a new covered call with a target return of 4.1 %. Based on recent data, this trade will cost about $28.82, which is also the covered call’s breakeven point. At that price, this covered call has 4.5 % downside protection, while seeking an assigned return of 4.1 % return in 32 days. If NXPI is higher than $30.00 on 6/22/2013, we are assured that simple return. For comparison purposes only, that equates to an annualized return rate of 46.7 %.

TiVo (NASDAQ: TIVO) has been selected by InvestorsObserver analysts as a stock that is a strong candidate for a new covered call today. Selling the June $12.00 call while simultaneously buying TIVO stock for $12.66 will result in a new position with a break-even point around $11.26. At that price, this position has a target return of 6.6 %. This trade has 11.1 % downside protection, while still providing a 6.6 % return in 32 days as long as TIVO is above $12.00 on 6/22/2013. For comparison purposes only, this TiVo covered call targets an annualized return rate of 74.9 %.

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