Covered Calls, Naked Calls:  Bah, Humbug – Trading Blog

Before I get into "new ground" in this article, let me recap my basic objection to covered calls. Old News One hopes that the investor...

Synthetic Options Explained

Some option combinations are easier, or less costly to trade than others. Which means less slippage and less commissions.Here are few examples of synthetic...

Option Assignment Risk

If you don't you can find your entire account blown out over a weekend.  Assignments occur in two basic varieties. First, on expiration Friday...

The Lessons From the XIV Collapse – Trading Blog

How short volatility products work?  If you’re long volatility then you make money when the VIX index or the volatility index goes up. The...

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...

SVXY Options | Winning SVXY Trade

BackgroundShorting volatility proved to be very profitable historically. The reason is that VIX futures are drifting lower over time, so all you have...

50 Best Trading Quotes | Inspirational Trading Quotes

“After spending many years in Wall Street and after making and losing millions of dollars I want to tell you this: it never...

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...

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...

40 Options Trading Steps For Beginners

We accumulate information, we learn- buying books, asking questions, maybe going to seminars and researching what really works in trading. We begin to trade...
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