Options - Futures Options and Stock Options
Introduction to Knock Outs
Introduction to knock outs including the types of knock outs that are available, and the basics of how knock outs are traded.
What are Options?
Description of options markets and contracts, and how they differ from futures markets. Lists some European and US style options markets. Explains how options trading symbols are constructed, and how tick values are calculated.
Introduction to Warrants
Introduction to warrants including the types of warrants that are available, and the basics of how warrants are traded.
Trading With Weekly Options
Do you avoid options because of the long expiration period? Find out why trading weekly options can be extremely lucrative and well-suited for day traders.
Options Profit and Loss
Description of how options trades either make or lose money, with explanations of the various possible options trades.
Trading Options As Insurance
Discussion of trading options as insurance for another trade, with explanation of which options trades should be used for which underlying trades.
Short Term Options Trading
Discussion of how options and warrants can be traded short term, with an explanation of the differences that must be taken into account when trading options short term.
Introduction to the Options Greeks
Introduction to the options greeks, with a list of the most commonly used options greeks, and an example of the type of information that the options greeks provide.
Short Options Trades Are Not Risky
Discussion of the increased risk that is incorrectly associated with short options trades, with an explanation of how short options trades' risk compares to other types of trades.
Calculate the Size of a Warrants Market Trade
How to calculate the size of a trade on a warrants market for any size of trading account.