This Vlog is about bootstrapping an options firm called the Dorian Way and will follow how we grow our company while maintaining a work-life balance. A new Vlog will be released on the 12th of each month.
So, here’s an interesting question. What happens when you take a derivative of a derivative? It sounds like either something out of The Big Short or Inception. But, that’s exactly what options on futures contracts look like.
Oftentimes traders and investors get stuck where they have a position in the stock, or want to initiate one, but aren’t sure when the move will occur. Vertical options offer a great way to get paid while you wait.
In options terminology, a call spread is a strategy in which an equal number of calls are purchased and written at the same time. Because there are an equal number of long and short contracts, the profit potential is somewhat limited, but the strategy’s potential loss is also capped. The Short Call Spread Anytime your […]
The financial market landscape offers a wide assortment of financial products and services. A good part of the products can be found in the derivatives market. One of the trading products which can be found in the derivatives market is “Cash Settled” Index Options not to be confused with “ETF” Index Options. As the name […]
If you’ve been trading options only on stocks, it’s time to branch out a little and learn how to make money in the futures market. This article will show you how to sell a four-leg option strategy on natural gas futures. The Short Iron Condor The iron condor strategy consists of four legs, which can […]