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  • Inverse Skip Strike Butterfly with Calls

    You can think of this strategy as a back spread with calls with a twist. Instead of simply running a back spread with calls (sell one call, buy two calls), selling the extra call at...

  • Long Leveraged ETF

    A leveraged ETF’s price is designed to move in multiples of two, three or more times the price movement of its target index. The target index may be broad-based, like the S&P 500,...

  • Christmas Tree Butterfly with Calls

    You can think of this strategy as simultaneously buying one long call spread with strikes A and C and selling two short call spreads with strikes C and D. Because the long call spread...

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    Speak your mind about the securities you’re trading – and connect with other traders in our Network.

     

  • One Cancels Other (OCO) Order

    Enter two live orders at once – as soon as one is executed, the other will be canceled automatically. OCO orders give you a finer degree of control.

     

  • One Triggers Other (OTO) Order

    Plan your trades in advance with this advanced order type. If your first order is executed, your second order then goes live to the market.

     

  • Trader Network Forums

    Speak your mind about the securities you’re trading – and connect with other traders in our Network.

     

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All-Star Analysis

Why Millennials Invest Like Great-Grandpa on 02/26/2014
Lots of chatter on the Interwebs lately about an eye-opening UBS study of millennials and finance. We’ve all heard plenty about how...

The Do’s and Don’ts of Company Hold Music on 03/30/2015
At TradeKing, we always try to put ourselves in our clients’ shoes, imagining how they experience our brand and services. Getting the...

How Do You Tackle Sideways Markets? on 04/29/2014
Market-watchers everywhere are buzzing about this “sideways” market, scratching their heads as to how they’ll find and ride the next big...

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Trader Network Perspectives

Bought SDIV at 23.38 SDIV is a solid idea for longer-term investing. It is a well-diversified ETF consisting of large, international companies that pay high dividends. I view SDIV as an alternative to investing in a...

Set me straight on writers, sellers, buyers, and holders Hi Gus’s Leg: Glad to see your fellow Trader Network members have settled this question for you. I always find it handy to repeat this phrase, a popular one among options educators like TradeKing’s...

Eventually, cash will be only safe place to put money Uh oh, Incy's envy for HFTs may have caused him to go off the deep end.  An article on changes to money market funds, something that's almost equivalent to cash, has turned into a rant against...

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Brian Overby tackles a fundamental question for all options traders: "What is Delta?" The options greek Delta...


Options Strategies for Trending Stocks

Join Dan Passarelli in this lively discussion on trading trending stocks using options. Learn the risks and rewards...


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