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3189 Using a Collar Options Strategy to Limit Downside Risk
Using a Collar Options Strategy to Limit Downside Risk
by Brian Overby
Recorded on: October 28th, 2010 Brian Overby walks through an example of how investors might use a collar option strategy to limit some of the downside risk in the market. A collar involves buying a protective put and selling a...

479 Candles: Quickly Find Trades
Using Candles to Quickly Find Trades
by Steve Nison
Recorded on: November 3rd, 2009 Join Steve Nison as he introduces Japanese Candlesticks, a fascinating and highly useful approach to charting. This interesting method may improve your market timing, reveal hidden chart signals, as...

2276 Volatility and Butterfly Trading
Volatility and Butterfly Trading
by Brian Overby
Recorded on: August 25th, 2009 Join Brian Overby as he covers butterfly spreads, how to use them as a volatility play and how they are affected by volatility. Topics include how a decrease in implied volatility is often beneficial...

2229 Volatility and Probability
Volatility and Probability
by Brian Overby
Recorded on: December 2nd, 2008 Learn about the different inputs for the Black Scholes model. Brian Overby discusses how he uses options statistics to make an estimate about the future movement of the underlying. Tune it to review...

2273 Volaility: A Practical Talk
Volatility: A Practical Talk
by Dan Sheridan
Recorded on: August 4th, 2009 Join Dan Sheridan as he discusses implied volatility and the Greek Vega. After the discussion Dan applies the concepts covered to real world scenarios.

1720 Volatility: The Secret to Understanding your Options Strategy
Volatility: The Secret to Understanding your Options Strategy
by Steve Meizinger
Recorded on: December 14th, 2010 Sit in with Steve Meizinger as he provides critical details on volatility. Topics include managing the risks of this variable, the practical use of volatility and skew, the relationship among...

3184 What Does Volatility Mean to Stock and Option Traders image
What Does Volatility Mean to Stock and Option Traders?
by Brian Overby
Recorded on: September 17th, 2010
Categories: neutral, option, rookie, volatile
TradeKing's Brian Overby defines volatility in stock and option trading. While summarizing the differences between implied and historical volatility, Brian also illustrates the importance of...

73752 What is a crossed market
What is a crossed market?
by Nicole Wachs
Recorded on: October 26th, 2011
Categories: rookie, stock, volatile
Run Time: Less than 10 minutes
A crossed market is when bid and ask prices become reversed. In this video, Nicole Wachs explains these unusual markets and their underlying cause. For Rookies.

73754 What is after-hours trading
What is after-hours trading?
by Nicole Wachs
Recorded on: July 12th, 2011
Categories: rookie, stock, veteran, volatile
Run Time: Less than 10 minutes
In this video, Nicole Wachs defines extended hours trading (also called pre-market, after-hours, post-market, and extra-hours trading) and the trading requirements at TradeKing. For Rookies and...

460 OPB Series part 1: What is an option?
What is an Option?
by Brian Overby
Recorded on: October 13th, 2009
Categories: bearish, bullish, option, rookie
This is the first part of a new series based on The Options Playbook, 2nd Edition. Join Brian Overby as he covers the very basic definitions of options. Topics include the breaking down of the...

3188 What is Delta-qa
What is Delta?
by Brian Overby
Recorded on: October 15th, 2010 Brian Overby tackles a fundamental question for all options traders: "What is Delta?" The options greek Delta signals how much the option price will move for a 1-point movement in the price of the...

503 OPB Series 7: What is Volatility?
What is Volatility?
by Brian Overby
Recorded on: May 18th, 2010 In the 7th installment of his Options Playbook series, sit in with Brian Overby as he discusses and defines historical and implied volatility. He illustrates how to determine the potential price...

488 When and Which Option to Buy, part 1 (opb 3)
When and Which Option to Buy, part 1
by Brian Overby
Recorded on: January 26th, 2010
Categories: bullish, option, rookie, veteran
In Part 3 of the ongoing playbook series, Brian Overby will address buying options. He will look at buying in, at, and out of the money options with different expiration dates and will discuss in...

495 Which Option to Buy, part 2 (obp 5)
Which Option to Buy, part 2
by Brian Overby
Recorded on: March 16th, 2010
Categories: bullish, option, rookie, veteran
In this 5th installment of his ongoing Option Playbook series, Brian Overby continues his discussion of how to choose which option to buy. This session addresses how contracts with different strikes...