The 7 Option Trading Strategies You Need To Know

There are many options strategies that investors can use to diversify their portfolio and generate a profit. Options strategies range from being very simple to being very complex. However, every option strategy involves using calls and puts. This article will introduce seven option strategies that every investor should be aware of. When studied…

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A Quick Way To Calculate Break-Even Prices on Iron Condors and Butterflies

From our friends at OptionAlpha Are you new to options trading? Do you have a small account and want to start trading iron condors and iron butterflies? Today’s post will be very important as we help you understand how to calculate breakeven prices on iron condors and other risk defined…

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Grab a Triple-Digit Profit Using This “Institutional Investor Intel”

80% of the market is controlled by institutions… So, it’s no secret that the stock market goes where institutions choose to take it. But while they want you to think they control your money, too – they don’t. You have can use their best intel against them – and fatten…

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A Quick Way to Make 488% on The Resurgence In Volatility

It seemed like we were in for a quiet October. The Fed made its expected rate increase and didn’t have any other surprises in its FOMC statement from September. There isn’t another FOMC meeting until November. Mid-term elections will certainly be big news but also aren’t until November. All the…

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This is How You Profit From Elon Musk’s Latest Meltdown

It seems like Tesla, Inc. (TSLA) and Elon Musk have been in the news every day for months now… And this past week was no different… If you haven’t heard by now (and I’m sure you have), Musk was booted from his position as chairman of the powerful car company. And unsurprisingly…

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A Cheap and Quick Trade To Get Long Volatility

2018 has been one of the more interesting years lately in terms of market volatility.  We’ve had a chance to see both ends of the volatility spectrum – ultra-low volatility and a financial-crisis like spike in the VIX.  It’s not often that both sides of the scale are in play…

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Put Spreads Explained

A put spread is an option strategy where an investor buys a put option while simultaneously selling a put option. A put spread is used by investors to reduce the total cost of entering a trade. After having read this article, investors will gain a basic understanding of the different types of…

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What’s The Rationale Behind Entering New Option Trades?

From OptionAlpha. Choosing which ticker symbols and option strategies to use when entering new option trades can sometimes seem overwhelming. In fact, many of our pro and elite members continually ask about the rationale behind why we choose one ticker symbol over another or use one strategy over another when…

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Make This Trade For Exciting Upside Potential on Regional Banks

I’ve mentioned this before, but it bears repeating – we live in the golden age of investing when it comes to variety of and access to investable assets. Due to ETFs and to some extent, options on ETFs, we can now pretty much invest in any known asset class. Moreover,…

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The Simple Strategy You Need To Exploit The Market (And Score Big)

As traders, we’re constantly on the lookout for the next big winner… So, it would make sense that the more opportunities we find the better… But there’s more to cashing in on the market than just finding a lot of trades – you need to find the right ones… And…

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An Interesting Trade for Easy Money From Emerging Market Bonds

Investing, particularly long-term investing, has changed quite a bit since the early days of portfolio theory. It used to be investors split their holdings between stocks and bonds, with the stocks diversified by industry or sector. Bonds tended to be confined to medium or long-term Treasuries. These days, ETFs have…

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This Trade Setup Could Show You a Quick 100% by Thanksgiving

Many investors look for specific catalysts when it comes to the stocks they buy, and that’s a practice I encourage – especially when there’s a regime change at the very top. Why? Because a change of leadership can be extraordinarily profitable. Today we’re going to talk about what’s happening at The…

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