UEC Bullish Call Spread at $0.90 Appears to be a Good Buy

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How this UEC Bull Call Spread Works

The bottom of the UEC trade card shows us that we would buy one call and sell another with the same 20-Oct-23 expiration (this is a bull call spread as indicated on the top of the card).

Buy: 20-Oct-23 4.5 CALL

Sell: 20-Oct-23 6 CALL

Reasons to Like This Trade

  • You can buy this spread for $0.90 when theoretically it’s worth $1.00. Simply put, the market is implying a theoretical edge of 10.9%.
  • Your maximum gain is $0.60, which means you can make an astounding 66.7% return on your investment in 20 trading days! (That's if the stock closes at 6 or above. $0.60 / $0.90 = 66.7%) At the time of this alert, the stock was trading at 5.32.
  • The stock only needs to close at, or above, 6.00 after 20 trading days for you to realize this maximum return. That’s only a 12.9% gain! If you look at UEC historically drift, you will find that 60% of the time the stock drifted higher than 12.9% in 20 trading days. Based on historical stock behavior (historical stock drift) the spread has a 60% chance of success.
  • 6 out of 7 indicators are pointing to a bullish sentiment in the stock, which is enough to believe there is a decent chance the stock price could hit its mark of 6.00. Look, nobody knows for sure if the stock is going to go up or down, but, if you had to handicap the stock price, these metrics are indicating that UEC is really riding the momentum of bullish signals.
    Metric Signal Bull or Bear
    Relative Performance 1-yr Outperform Bullish UEC Bullish Relative Performance 1 year
    Relative Performance 3-Mon Outperform Bullish UEC Bullish Relative Performance 3 Month
    Relative Performance 2-Wk Outperform Bullish UEC Bullish Relative Performance 2 Week
    Seasonality Neutral Neutral
    Technical Uptrend Bullish UEC Bullish Technical Indicator
    Historical Price Action 60% Uptrend Bullish UEC Bullish Historical Price Action
    Option Order Flow Sentiment Positive Net Option Delta Bullish UEC Bullish Option Order Flow Sentiment


This trade in UEC looks like a good opportunity because:

  1. 6 out of 7 bullish indicators support positive momentum
  2. 66.7% potential return on your investment
  3. Theoretical edge of 10.9%
  4. The stock price is only 12.9% away from the price for you to make the maximum gain!

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Relative Performance

UEC has outperformed the market in the last year with a price return of +50.4% while the SPY ETF gained +16.7%. UEC has also outperformed the stock market ETF in the last 3 month and 2 week periods returning +57.1% and +14.6%, respectively, while the SPY returned -1.1% and -3.1%, respectively.

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Seasonality: Neutral

The strategy involves holding the position from Sep 25 to Oct 20 expiration. Historically, this has been a neutral seasonal period. In the past 12 years, UEC shares have decreased 58% of the time between Sep 25 to Oct 20, while averaging a return of +0.2%. Learn how to look up stock seasonality.

Technical: Uptrend

The stock price and moving averages are all crossing each other in a positive trend.

Historical Price Action: 60% Uptrend

In the last 4 years, there were 20 historical samples of UEC stock price movements over the same time period as this option spread. The stock moved up 60% of the time for an average return of +15.7%.

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Option Order Flow Sentiment: Positive Net Option Delta

At the time of this UEC trade idea, bullish option order flow exceeded bearish option order flow. The net option delta volume was 57 K.

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