Option Trading 101: Part 6 – The Option Greeks

  This article was originally posted in January 2013 on my other website which is why the example is from so many years ago, but everything still applies today, so fellow math geeks enjoy!   Understanding "the Greeks" allows option traders to objectively calculate...

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Why losses are so costly to a fund

  In past articles and videos I've often stated that:  "Losses are more costly to a fund than gains are beneficial."  I recently had a member ask me exactly what that means.  Let me illustrate with a simple math problem: If you start with 10,000$ and make 50% on your...

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Largest VIX Spikes in History Rankings

  (Chart updated with every new VIX Spike)   As volatility traders, one of the things that interests us most are those rare days when the VIX Index just goes crazy and spikes 30% or more in a single day.  Catalysts can vary from bad economic data to surprise policy...

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Live trade execution – How easy is this?

Here's a couple quick videos demonstrating just how easy it is to follow our volatility trading strategies.  It's just a few trades per month on average, and just a few minutes to execute them on the rare occasions we do change position Part 1:  The Email System...

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The S&P 500 is at 2100 – Again!

I'm not sure if people have noticed, but the S&P 500 is having an epic battle over the 2100 price line in the last two years.  Take a look at this chart that shows just how much of a struggle it's been. (Those little red arrows below mark each time it's closed above...

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Are Volatility XIV ETF Trading Strategies Broken?

Trading the various volatility products such as XIV and VXX is becoming more and more popular with each passing year.  Not a day goes by these days that I don't see an article or two written by a so called financial expert telling people how easy it is to profit from...

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