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Binary Option Basics – A Game Of Options

Introduction     I am sure a lot of you are completely aware of what binary options are and what they have to offer the investor involved. However, binary options, like most derivatives tended to be “traded” by day-traders and portfolio managers alike due to their level of advancement that requires a more keen eye…

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Call Option Trading – “Call” The Shots

Introduction     Call options are just one type of trade that investors and traders can conduct to either profit from or help facilitate the growth of their overall portfolio. But it is important to understand what call options are, what they consist of, and how to determine the price that one must pay in…

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Make Money From Options – Three “Options” To Make Profits

Introduction     Whether you choose to invest or trade binaries, it’s important to understand the risks that comes along with investing with a derivative that is quite sensitive to price fluctuations. But if used to your advantage, you can find that you can be quite profitable with binary options trading as a means to…

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Position Sizing With Options – Size ALWAYS Matters

Introduction       Some investors allocate a small portion of their portfolios to options trading, because options are risky. This is because they involve a high degree of leverage. Leverage allows investors to control a large amount of a security with a small initial investment. However, this increases risk because leverage-induced losses could be…

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Option Greeks Explained – Understand The “Force” Behind Options

Introduction     In the world of option pricing, there are measurements known as the Greeks. Just as each god of Greek mythology oversaw a certain domain, each options Greek measures a different factor that impacts the options premium. Chief among these factors are price, time and implied volatility. In this lesson, option Greeks  will…

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Covered Call Options Strategy – “Call” Your Bluff

Introduction     A covered call is an option strategy that can help investors earn additional income on securities like stocks or ETFs that they already own. Many investors sell covered calls because they have lower risk than other options strategies. And in this lesson, we will be discussing the covered call options strategy in…

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Trading Covered Calls – A “Call” To Arms

Introduction     We’ve all heard the saying “the trend is your friend”. This is true when the trends is moving in your direction. Over the course of holding stock, investors expect it to rise over the long term. But keep in mind that stocks rally, pull back, rally, and pull back over and over…

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