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  • Buy Municipal Bond

    Municipal bonds (also known as “munis”) are issued by states, cities, counties and other governmental entities below the federal level in order to raise money for public improvements...

  • 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

  • Trader Network Blogs

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

     

  • Options Chains

    Find the right option for your trade with our powerful, flexible Options Chains – perfect for beginning to advanced traders.

     

  • Options Pricing Calculator

    Research an option contract's Greeks and implied volatility. Forecast theoretical values and compare them to current bid/ask prices. And change variables...

     

  • 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

Happy Easter! on 04/17/2014
Happy Easter, traders! Just a friendly reminder: the markets and TradeKing’s service team will be closed for Good Friday tomorrow, April 18...

SEC Shares Market Data on 10/22/2013
Have you checked out the SEC’s new MIDAS trade-information system yet? If you haven’t: run, don’t walk to dig into this juicy resource....

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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