Brent Osachoff is the founder of Volatility Trading Strategies.  Dedicated to the education and development of diversified investment solutions in volatility, equities and derivatives with members from over 45 countries worldwide and growing. Founder of Prosperitas...
VIDEO:  VTS Tactical Volatility Strategy update

VIDEO: VTS Tactical Volatility Strategy update

  VTS Community, Given the recent update to the VTS Tactical Volatility Strategy which now uses stock replacement through simple VXX options rather than the old XIV ETN, I thought it was time for an update to the explanation video. There’s been two previous...
VIDEO:  Stock Replacement Strategy Part 1  –  Mechanics

VIDEO: Stock Replacement Strategy Part 1 – Mechanics

The stock replacement strategy involves buying in the money options to simulate a position in the underlying without actually holding the underlying.  For example, buying SVXY call options to simulate a short volatility position without actually holding the SVXY.  Or...
VIDEO:  Does technical analysis work?

VIDEO: Does technical analysis work?

  This is one of the most polarizing subjects in the investment world. Does technical analysis actually work? You’ll hear many opinions on both sides of this one, but I get asked a lot so I think it’s time I plant my flag in a camp.  Please feel free to...
VIDEO:  Options Trading Strategies  –  Bear Call Spreads

VIDEO: Options Trading Strategies – Bear Call Spreads

Bear Call Spreads are not only one of the most common option spreads out there, but they are one of my favorites.  Sometimes simple is best and these are pretty easy to understand and can be a good base for newer option traders to get their feet wet.  Please enjoy the...
VIDEO:  How to use a stock screener

VIDEO: How to use a stock screener

  Now that our VTS Discretionary Strategy has launched I thought I’d do a quick video showing people how to use a basic stock screener. Now I like to use Thinkorswim and Trader Workstation, but in the video I go over how to use a totally free screener that...
VIDEO:  Introducing the VTS Discretionary Strategy

VIDEO: Introducing the VTS Discretionary Strategy

  Our VTS community is growing fast and I receive a lot of great questions from everyone asking about other types of trades outside of our existing systematic rules based strategies  (VTS Tactical Balanced, VTS Combined Volatility, VTS Iron Condors) In an effort to...