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  • Short Put Spread

    A short put spread obligates you to buy the stock at strike price B if the option is assigned but gives you the right to sell stock at strike price A. A short put spread is an alternative...

  • Long Common Stock

    When you own common stock, obviously you’re hoping that the firm will be profitable and you’ll share in the benefit of those profits. If you own a dividend-paying stock, you’d...

  • 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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Bullish Tools

  • Volatility Charts

    Compare implied and historical volatility for an underlying stock or index with listed options – in a clean, easy-to-read graphical interface.

     

  • 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.

     

  • Technical Analysis

    Powered by Recognia, our Technical Analysis suite spots emerging chart patterns to help you find your next great trade.

     

  • Trader Network Blogs

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

     

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All-Star Analysis

Back-to-School for Traders & Investors! on 09/18/2014
It’s been years since I went back-to-school myself, yet every autumn I get into back-to-school mode. The air’s a bit crisper, the daylight...

VIX Options - The need to know before you trade. on 09/07/2012
TradeKing Senior Options Analyst, Brian Overby, provides some tips if you are thinking about trading VIX options in September and October...

TradeKing Midday Market Call Recap - SPX, GS on 01/27/2015
Recap for Tuesday, January 27th by Kevin Corrigan Did you miss Tuesday’s TradeKing Midday Market Call? Here’s a quick recap. Don’t miss...

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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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On-Demand Videos

1800 Rookie's Corner: Option Price Behavior
Option Price Behavior: Planning Option Trades

Have you been frustrated by the way option prices change? Maybe you purchased a call that did not rise in price as...


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Income Strategies, part 1: Credit Spreads

Join Dan Passarelli to discover the possibility of generating income with credit spreads. When used wisely, these...


2235 Calendar Spread Trading in a High Volatility Environment
Calendar Spread Trading in a High Volatility Environment

There are many varieties of long calendar spreads, but the most common is buying a longer-term call or put and...


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