Learn trading ideas & strategies from TradeKing's experts

Upcoming Live Events
More live events...
Learn it. Trade it.

Open your TradeKing account today!

Upcoming Live Events
More live events...
Select a Topic

All Videos

43037 Charting Close Ups The Pieces of the Puzzle 154x116 image.png
Charting Close-Ups: The Pieces of the Puzzle
by Toni Turner
Recorded on: July 28th, 2011 Join author and popular trading educator Toni Turner, as she discusses charting as outlined in her best-selling book, A Beginner's Guide to Short-Term Trading. Learn how to attempt to identify the...

498 Charting for Real People
Charting for Real People
by Michael Kahn
Recorded on: April 20th, 2010
Categories: bearish, bullish, rookie, stock
Charts are not voodoo. They are simply tools traders use to attempt to build profits, reduce losses, and are not too dissimilar to hammers and saws used to build houses. It still takes a good eye and...

410 Choose Your Option Strategy Part 1: How to Determine Outlook
Choose Your Option Strategy, part 1: How to Determine Your Outlook
by Nicole Wachs
Recorded on: November 11th, 2008 Join Nicole Wachs as she explains the three most important words in trading: Outlook, Outlook, and Outlook. Topics include developing ideas on volatility, the direction of the underlying, and the...

2973 Choose Your Option Strategy Part 2: Volatility and Greeks image
Choose Your Option Strategy, part 2: Volatility and Greeks
by Nicole Wachs
Recorded on: March 24th, 2009 Join Nicole Wachs as she expands on How to Determine Your Outlook. Take the guessing game out of trading and learn how to use implied volatility (IV) and the Options Greeks to whittle 30+ option...

2974 Choose Your Option Strategy, part 3: Strategy Selection image
Choose Your Option Strategy, part 3: Strategy Selection
by Nicole Wachs
Recorded on: May 21st, 2009 Part 1 covered analyzing IV. Part 2 discussed how the Greeks can be used in strategy selection. Bring it all together to create guidelines for choosing your optimal trading strategy for your market...

2976 Condor Trading with High Volatility image
Condor Trading with High Volatility
by Dan Sheridan
Recorded on: April 7th, 2009 Trading condors can often prove difficult, and when you add high volatility to the equation, it may seem like too much. Watch as Dan Sheridan talks about how to trade condors more effectively in a...

501 Condors vs. Butterflies: Is there an
Condors vs. Butterflies: Is There an "Ideal" Strategy, part 1
by Nicole Wachs
Recorded on: May 4th, 2010
Categories: all-star, neutral, option
Join Nicole Wachs as she compares and contrasts these popular strategies. For each play, she covers the basics, main focus, optimal market conditions, risk-to-reward, reward-to-probability, and more...

514 Condors vs. Butterflies: Is there an
Condors vs. Butterflies: Is there an "Ideal" Strategy, part 2
by Nicole Wachs
Recorded on: July 20th, 2010
Categories: all-star, neutral, option
Join Nicole Wachs as she compares and contrasts these popular strategies. For each play, she covers the basics, main focus, optimal market conditions, risk-to-reward, reward-to-probability, and more...

1261 Contingent Orders
Contingent Orders
by Nicole Wachs
Recorded on: October 5th, 2010 Do you find yourself watching every tick of the market in order to jump on a possibly short-lived opportunity? Join Nicole Wachs as she covers ideas to make your life easier with advanced orders....

3185 Covered Call as a Beginner Options Strategy qa
Covered Call as a Beginner Options Strategy
by Brian Overby
Recorded on: October 1st, 2010 Brian Overby explains why a covered call is a good choice for first time option traders. A covered call enhances an existing stock position. Since many beginners will have experience trading stocks...

2236 Covered Call Writing
Covered Call Writing
by Brian Overby
Recorded on: February 17th, 2009
Categories: bullish, neutral, option, rookie
Brian Overby starts with option basics: calls, puts, time value, intrinsic value, and exercise. He continues with Buy-Writes, finding promising trades, trade analysis and order entry and a list of...

490 Covered Calls: A Different Perspective
Covered Calls From a Different Perspective
by Mark Wolfinger
Recorded on: February 16th, 2010
Categories: bullish, neutral, option, rookie
Should you write ITM or OTM calls? Do you have trouble when the stock rallies, wanting more profits? Do you hate it when the call moves into the money and you regret having sold it? Join Mark...

3191 Day Trading Rules Image
Day Trading Rules
by Mike Rasmussen
Recorded on: December 18th, 2008 Day Trading Rules can be confusing at times, and misunderstanding them can be frustrating. Watch this short but powerful video with Mike Rasmussen before you begin trading in your TradeKing account....

1721 Debit and Credit Spreads: Choosing Strike Prices
Debit and Credit Spreads: Choosing Strike Prices
by Mark Wolfinger
Recorded on: December 21st, 2010 Connect with Mark Wolfinger as he covers beginner spread trading concepts with a focus on choosing strike prices for vertical spreads to match your market bias. At the conclusion of this webinar you...

3187 Defining Exercise and Assignment in Options Trading-qa
Defining Exercise and Assignment in Options Trading
by Brian Overby
Recorded on: October 8th, 2010
Categories: option, rookie
Brian Overby answers the question "In regards to trading options, what do the terms exercise and assignment mean? Understanding the definition of both terms is vital for advanced and beginner...

44632 Diagonal Spreads 154x116.png
Diagonal Spreads: Setup, Risks, and Uses
by Brian Overby
Recorded on: August 23rd, 2011
Categories: bearish, bullish, option, veteran
Join Brian Overby for Part 19 of his Options Playbook series where he discusses how to set up diagonal spreads as a directional trade or as a time decay strategy. He will also discuss the risks of...

2233 Elliott Wave Trading Insights
Elliott Wave Trading Insights
by Chris Wilson
Recorded on: February 10th, 2009
Categories: bearish, bullish, stock, veteran
Elliott Waves are a popular method of technical analysis that aims to forecast trends. This concept, developed by Ralph Elliott, proposed that market prices fluctuate in specific patterns: waves....

497 Equivalent Option Positions
Equivalent Option Positions
by Mark Wolfinger
Recorded on: April 13th, 2010 Do you trade stock, covered calls, call spreads, put spreads or collars? Does your preferred strategy blind you to the risk of your trades? Without understanding equivalent positions, also known as...

22438 Exploring Volatility Index Options Image
Exploring Volatility Index Options
by Marty Kearney
Recorded on: April 5th, 2011 Trading volatility is an interesting way to expand your trading and move away from the comfort zone known by most investors as directional trading. In this information packed webinar, Marty Kearney...

2234 Fibonacci Levels with Elliott Wave
Fibonacci Levels with Elliott Wave
by Chris Wilson
Recorded on: September 1st, 2009
Categories: bearish, bullish, stock, veteran
Using Fibonacci retracement levels is common among technical analysts and traders. Join Chris Wilson as he explains how combining this with Elliott Wave may provide a stronger series of signals when...