Why Bother with Annualized Return? – Trading Blog

For example, for a covered call, do you divide profits by your original cost per share, by current value, or by the call’s...

James Cordier: Another Options Selling Firm Goes Bust – Trading Blog

It's All About Leverage and Margin The author is mentioning some low priced gold options:"So, you're recommending the August $1,100 puts. That gets us...

How To Trade Apple Earnings with Options – Trading Blog

As most of our readers know, we trade non directional options strategies. That means that we don't care which direction the stock moves....

What is VIX? | VIX Explained

I have had quite a few requests to present some introductory material on the VIX, so with that in mind I offer up...

Long Straddle Through Earnings Backtest – Trading Blog

The reason is simple: over time the options tend to overprice the potential move. Those options experience huge volatility drop the day after...

How Does SVXY Work? – Trading Blog

Unfortunately, there is a serious lack of understanding of these products by the general public.SVXY is one such ETF, so today I’ll look...

How to Hedge a Position with Options – Trading Blog

However, today, we’ll focus on ways to take risk off your stock positions (or transfer it to other risk). This may be a...

What is Efficient Market Hypothesis (EMH) – Trading Blog

EMH is more complex than the efficiency of the overall market, in spite of its title. Anyone who has traded stock after an...

The Naked Put, A Low-Risk Strategy – Trading Blog

Uncovered put Covered call Dividends are not earned. Dividends are earned as long as shares are held. The uncovered put can be exercised, but this can be...

Does HFT Harm Individual Investors? – Trading Blog

With the ability to enter thousands or even millions of trades on multiple exchanges, and in fractions of a second, arbitrage is taken...
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