It’s All Greek To Me!

It’s All Greek To Me!

Options traders often refer to the delta, gamma, theta, and vega of their option positions.  Collectively, these terms are known as the Greeks, and they provide a way to measure the sensitivity of an option’s price to quantifiable factors.  These can be...
Channeling Stock

Channeling Stock

A stock that moves in a repeatable pattern between two price points over a short period of time is called a Channeling stock. These two price points become the support and resistance levels for this stock. The objective is to trade bullish as the stock rises off of...
The Mindset of Trading Options vs. Stocks

The Mindset of Trading Options vs. Stocks

If you’re like most people, when you think of investing and trading, you automatically think of buying stocks on the stock market which goes something like this:You buy stocks, hold them for long periods of time, hoping and sometimes praying the stock price rises...
The History of Options Trading

The History of Options Trading

With the recent boom of new commodities such as cryptocurrencies, it may come as a surprise to some investors who might assume options are a contraption fabricated by Wall Street power brokers to line their pockets, but this couldn’t be further from the truth.While...