The exercise of building an options trading plan is a very unique breed of business planning. We’ve found over the years that many options traders have career backgrounds as professionals or business owners. Traders with backgrounds like these often bring some of their old business planning tactics into their options trading plan. There are pros and cons to this. Pros … Read More
John Locke’s recent presentation “The Bearish Butterfly Trade: Play to Win” has now been posted. Traders find this strategy to be superior to selling calls or buying puts since the Bearish Butterfly trade can also profit in bullish markets. This makes the Bearish Butterfly an improvement over many forms of hedging which can limit upside or have negative expectancy. And by adding … Read More
This week, Dan Passarelli, President of Market Taker Mentoring returns to the Options Tribe to share his view of what 2018 will bring for the markets as well as describe his planned options strategy for the coming year showing attendees exactly how to follow it. We looking forward to seeing you there!
What if you could adjust your market neutral trades before they are under pressure? This is exactly what many of the pro options traders on our desk are doing. Getting inside the market internals, watching price action, identifying levels… this isn’t just for day trading stocks. These skills can help you seriously improve your market neutral options spreads. We have two on-demand webinars available … Read More