Monday, July 13, 2020
Are Options Traders Bearish? Put Volume Spikes in Financial ETF

Are Options Traders Bearish? Put Volume Spikes in Financial ETF

Financial stocks jumped yesterday, triggering a big trade in the options market. The SPDR Financial ETF (XLF) surged 5.2...
Are Bulls Coming Back to Ride-Sharing Stocks like Uber and Lyft?

Are Bulls Coming Back to Ride-Sharing Stocks like Uber and Lyft?

Ride-sharing stocks like Uber and Lyft struggled after IPOs last year. Yesterday, the bulls seemed to think both have turned a corner.
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When to Trade Vertical Spreads

Traders often expect a stock will move higher or lower. But they might not be sure which strategy to use. Should they...
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What Options Traders Need to Know About ‘Greeks’ Like Delta and Gamma

Options are definitely more complicated than stocks. Their prices don't just go up and down. They also fluctuate based on things like...
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When to Sell Credit Spreads

The previous post covered debit spreads, when you pay a debit looking for a stock or ETF to move in a certain...
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The Structure of Options Trades

While options can be traded by themselves, investors often use them in conjunction with other securities. So before going further, let's...
Giant Options Trade Looks for Happy New Year in Discount Airline

Giant Options Trade Looks for a Happy New Year in Discount Airline

Someone's looking for a a beaten down airline to take off in the New Year. Record-setting call volume was...
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Vertical Spreads Can Be a Key Strategy as Big Tech Stocks Report Earnings

It's the most important week in earnings season. Now's a great time to review one of the most important options strategies --...
Here's a Crash Course in Options Now that Volatility Is Spiking

Here’s a Crash Course in Options Now that Volatility Is Spiking

Stocks are crashing because of coronavirus. Volatility is spiking. What does it mean and how can you learn from today's crazy session?
Know Your Options: What Earnings Mean for Volatility

Know Your Options: What Earnings Mean for Volatility

One of the most predictable trends in the market is that implied volatility rises before big events. But do you know what...
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