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Volatility trading isn’t limited to companies headquartered in the USA. International ETFs may offer the diversification you’ve been looking for...
A better understanding of portfolio correlation can help with risk management and the efficient deployment of capital. Read on to learn more!
Some terminology used in the options universe can often sound more complicated than it really is. Today’s post provides a more practical translation of standard deviation.
Implied volatility rank (or IV rank for short) is a newer concept in the options trading industry. Any option traders knows what implied volatility is and how it relates to the pricing of options, but few understand what IV rank is. IV rank is a measure that brings relativity to implied volatility.
Extrinsic value and intrinsic value are directly linked to the price of an option. It is important to understand these concepts so you can maximize returns.
The amount of buying power a trade takes up directly impacts your options portfolio. Learn about buying power and what it means to reduce your buying power.
When we talk to our customers, one of their biggest fears when learning how to trade options is getting assigned stock (because remember, when you buy/sell an option, you control 100 shares of that option’s stock). Well, I’m hoping to help you put that anxiety to rest with this post.
If you're looking for a new product to trade in 2017, or simply looking for help in building effective trading assumptions, read on!
Curious how high volatility environments can potentially increase P/L? Today’s post has the information you need to know!
Curious how different segments of the market performed in 2016? Today’s post can help you position your portfolio efficiently in the new year - read on to learn more!
Most market participants view corporate buybacks as a positive for the underlying stock. While that may be true in some cases, there is evidence that this type of activity can also adversely affect a company’s long-term prospects. Read on to learn more!
Looking to learn more about strategies that perform well when volatility increases? Today’s post covers that and more!
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