Fresh Take on LEAPS

Fresh Take on LEAPS

If you’re thinking about trading LEAPS, then today’s post may help with the decision-making process!

Heightened Volatility: Things to Consider

Heightened Volatility: Things to Consider

October saw a dramatic increase in market volatility - today’s post can help you better understand how portfolio P/L typically behaves under such conditions.

Nat Gas: Baby It's Cold Outside

Nat Gas: Baby It's Cold Outside

Natural gas trading usually heats up in winter. Today’s post will help you prepare for potential opportunities in this high-volume futures commodity.

Using IVR for Options on Futures

Using IVR for Options on Futures

If you find IVR helpful in evaluating opportunities in traditional equity options, you can also apply it to options on futures.

Redefining "High" Implied Volatility

Redefining "High" Implied Volatility

We know that IV Ranks above 50% have historically performed well in terms of short volatility. But how does the rest of the IVR spectrum look?

Optimizing Use of Wings

Optimizing Use of Wings

If rising risks in the market have you thinking about portfolio protection via wings, then read on!

When IV Rank Goes Extreme

When IV Rank Goes Extreme

Today’s post presents research on how extremes in implied volatility can impact trade performance.