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EMC (NYSE: EMC) has been identified by InvestorsObserver analysts as being well-positioned for a new covered call today. Buying the stock for $23.45 while selling the October $23.00 call will produce a new covered call with a break-even point around $21.80. At that price, this position has a target return of 5.5 %. This trade will have roughly 7.0 % downside protection, while still aiming for a 5.5 % return in 163 days. It will lock in that return as long as EMC is above $23.00 on 10/19/2013. For comparison purposes only, this EMC covered call aims for an annualized return rate of 12.3 %.

Electronic Arts (NASDAQ: EA) has been selected by InvestorsObserver analysts as a stock that is an ideal candidate for a new covered call today. Buying the stock for $21.56 while simultaneously selling the September $21.00 call will result in a new position with a target return of 7.9 %. Based on recent prices, this position will cost about $19.47, which is also the trade’s breakeven point. At that level, this covered call has 9.7 % downside protection, while still providing a 7.9 % return in 135 days as long as EA is above $21.00 on 9/21/2013. For comparison purposes only, this Electronic Arts covered call aims for an annualized return rate of 21.2 %.

Micron Technology (NASDAQ: MU) has been chosen by InvestorsObserver analysts as a candidate for a new covered call today. Selling the October $10.00 call while at the same time buying MU stock for $10.24 will produce a new covered call with a target return of 11.7 %. Based on recent data, this trade will cost about $8.95, which is also the covered call’s breakeven point. At that price, this covered call has 12.6 % downside protection, while seeking an assigned return of 11.7 % return in 163 days. If MU is higher than $10.00 on 10/19/2013, we are assured that simple return. For comparison purposes only, that equates to an annualized return rate of 26.3 %.

Rackspace Hosting (NYSE: RAX) has been selected by InvestorsObserver analysts as a stock that is a strong candidate for a new covered call today. Selling the September $50.00 call while simultaneously buying RAX stock for $52.24 will result in a new position with a break-even point around $45.94. At that price, this position has a target return of 8.8 %. This trade has 12.1 % downside protection, while still providing a 8.8 % return in 135 days as long as RAX is above $50.00 on 9/21/2013. For comparison purposes only, this Rackspace Hosting covered call targets an annualized return rate of 23.9 %.

Ocwen Financial (NYSE: OCN) has been identified by InvestorsObserver analysts as being well-positioned for a new covered call today. Buying the stock for $39.76 while selling the October $37.50 call will produce a new covered call with a break-even point around $35.06. At that price, this position has a target return of 7.0 %. This trade will have roughly 11.8 % downside protection, while still aiming for a 7.0 % return in 163 days. It will lock in that return as long as Ocwen Financial is above $37.50 on 10/19/2013. For comparison purposes only, this OCN covered call aims for an annualized return rate of 15.6 %.

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