2017 Trading Year in Review

2017 Trading Year in Review

The 2017 trading year included some important market developments, as well as historic milestones. Read on to learn more...

Exploring Binary Events

Exploring Binary Events

News developments that impact financial markets are often referred to as “binary events.” Read on to learn more about this important trading topic...

The Power of Sector ETFs

The Power of Sector ETFs

Sector ETFs offer volatility traders a diversified underlying, while also remaining accessible from a capital perspective. Read on to learn more...

Accuracy of Theta Expectations

Accuracy of Theta Expectations

Today’s post helps illustrate how expectations for theta collections match reality. Read on to learn more...

Bitcoin Futures Update

Bitcoin Futures Update

Bitcoin futures are set to be released on December 18th at CME Group. If you’re looking for more information related to this big development, then today’s post is for you!

tasty Bite: IV Rank versus IV Percentile

tasty Bite: IV Rank versus IV Percentile

IV Rank and IV Percentile are important metrics that traders can use when evaluating potential trading opportunities in volatility. Read on to learn more about how you can interpret these figures...

Futures Pairs: Crude Oil vs. Natural Gas

Futures Pairs: Crude Oil vs. Natural Gas

If you trade the energy market, or are considering doing so in the future, today’s post is for you! Read on to learn more about a pairs trade involving crude oil and natural gas...

LEAPS: Some Factors to Consider

LEAPS: Some Factors to Consider

If you are considering adding LEAPS to your portfolio, today’s post has important data that may help with the decision-making process. Read on to learn more...

Characteristics of Theta

Characteristics of Theta

A solid understanding of theta is critical to successfully managing a volatility portfolio. Read on to learn more about the characteristics of theta...

The Least Volatile Year Ever?

The Least Volatile Year Ever?

If you’ve been wondering how 2017 stacks up against previous years of depressed volatility, today’s post is for you!

Diversifying an Options Portfolio

Diversifying an Options Portfolio

Options portfolios are no different than any other portfolio in the sense that diversification can help traders reduce concentrated risk. Read on to learn more…

Looking Forward in USO

Looking Forward in USO

Strength in crude oil has opened up new opportunities in related energy products. Read on to learn more...