Archive for November 27th, 2010

Options Alert: Dividend Capture in Coke & McDonalds (KO, MCD)

McDonald’s Corporation (NYSE: MCD) and The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE: KO) are not stocks we generally associate with dividend capture trades, or dividend stripping trades.  On Friday, there were two major groupings of large call options trades out in January 2011 expiration. We confirmed with Joe Kunkle of OptionsHawk.com that these were dividend stripping trades.  It [...]