IV doesn’t have to crush you — IF you know how to trade option volatility. Discover how to measure volatility, and how to add volatility arbitration strategies to your trading toolkit.
A calendar spread allows option traders to take advantage of elevated premium in near term options with a neutral market bias. A diagonal spread allows
Last week, we talked about a common way to trade earnings-related volatility. After searching for a situation where the option chain was implying a move
Here’s a way to play earnings by comparing the historic average earnings move of a stock to the current implied move. We’ll use two stocks
Most options traders fail to realize how important volatility is in the trades they make. It isn’t just about “being right” — it’s about exploiting volatility before volatility exploits you. Here are three common mistakes to avoid, and how you can use volatility in your favor as an options trader.
Volatility has many investors and traders shaking in their boots. But if you understand how to employ options the right way, you know there’s no
Discover the true meaning behind the market’s favorite “fear gauge”, and the powerful option strategies you can use to trade it!