October wrap-up

Here's a quick look at my October... it was a rough month.

Final Totals

Options - ($1,930)

Directional Option Trades - $193

Stocks - $312.11

Dividends - $33

TOTAL = ($1,391.89)

Total Monthly P/L - $1,391.89 ((6.06%) of current principal $22,979.28) Coming in WELL BELOW my monthly 1 to 2 percent profit target of $229.79 - $459.58)

2014 YTD (As of 10/31) Profit/Loss - $1,587.39 (7.94% on original principal $20,000)

For all you folks out there finding this blog for the time, I'm the Option Rider. I play with a wide open hand, for better or for worse! Please feel free to look through my open positions, my winners, AND my losers. Any advice, thoughts, comments or helpful tips are welcomed at theoptionrider@gmail.com.