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  • Buy Corporate Bond

    The Strategy As the name implies, corporate bonds are issued by companies - usually large, publicly traded ones. The company borrows money from investors to fund business initiatives...

  • Protective Put

    Purchasing a protective put gives you the right to sell stock you already own at a specified price. Protective puts are handy when your outlook is bullish but you want to protect the...

  • Collar

    You can think of a collar as simultaneously running a protective put and a covered call. Some investors think this is a sexy trade because the covered call helps to pay for the protective...

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Volatile Tools

  • Profit + Loss Calculator

    Get a thorough and visual understanding of your option trade’s profit and loss potential - before you place it.

     

  • Volatility Charts

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

     

  • Options Scanner

    Scan a universe of over 150,000 option contracts to help find your potential trade.

     

  • 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.

     

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All-Star Analysis

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Alan Brochstein Analyzes Some Leading Performers in 2013This is the time of year when trading activity typically begins to slow but...

14 Reasons to Consider Feeding that IRA in 2014 on 02/21/2014
Traders! IRA season is, once again, upon us. In my grand tradition of “feed your IRA” blog posts, this year I’m devoting this post to 14...

TradeKing Midday Market Call Recap - SPX, ABX on 11/04/2014
Recap for Tuesday, November 4th by Kevin CorriganDid 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

Choose Your Option Strategy, part 1: How to Determine Your Outlook

Join Nicole Wachs as she explains the three most important words in trading: Outlook, Outlook, and Outlook. Topics...


ISE's FX Options

Learn how to craft an option strategy based on your outlook of the foreign currency market. Join Steve Meizinger for...


Cash-Secured Put

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