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Potential iShares Russell 1000 Index (IWB) Trade Has 3% Downside Protection

Dec 07, 2017 ( via COMTEX) --

For a hedged play on iShares Russell 1000 Index (<a href="">IWB</a>), MarketIntelligenceCenter.comaEUR(TM)s option-trade picking algorithms recommend the May 18, 2018 $146 covered call for a net debit in the $142.04 area. That is also the break-even stock price for the covered call. This trade will return 2.78%, or 6.26% annualized (for comparison purposes only), in 162 days. This covered call also provides 3% downside protection. The current 52-week low is $123.47 and the 52-week high is $148.55. iShares Russell 1000 Index stock has been showing support around $145.93 and resistance in the $146.97 range. The stock closed Dec 6, 2017's trading session at $146.44.A

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