2018 Rewind & 2019 Forecasts

2018 Rewind & 2019 Forecasts

Looking for more insights on the 2018 trading year, as well as a sneak peek into 2019? If so, today’s post is for you!

Recognizing and Managing Tail Risk

Recognizing and Managing Tail Risk

The Santa Claus rally never materialized in 2018. Today’s post highlights tactics traders can consider when the probability of tail risk is heightened.

Defending Against Whipsawing Movement

Defending Against Whipsawing Movement

Market volatility related to the trade war may have produced a “whipsaw” in your portfolio. If that’s the case, today’s post may help you manage such positions in the future...

Looking Into 2019

Looking Into 2019

If you’re starting to think about positioning and tactics in 2019, today’s post may assist with brainstorming!

Important Yield Curve Update

Important Yield Curve Update

The yield curve just inverted for the first time since 2007. Today’s post provides more context on this important development...

Fear Hits Financial Sector

Fear Hits Financial Sector

Frank and Nick introduce a new show on the tastytrade network just in time for the markets’ wild ride!

FX Futures: Volatility Strategies

FX Futures: Volatility Strategies

Volatility in the FX market has increased due to the “trade war.” Read on to learn more about this exciting niche of the financial markets...

VXXB To Replace VXX

VXXB To Replace VXX

The VXX will cease trading in January 2019 and be replaced by the VXXB.

Market Landscape: Commodities on the Move

Market Landscape: Commodities on the Move

While the recent meltdown in global equity prices grabbed a lot of headline attention, other niches of the financial markets have been moving just as much (or more)!