If you've already looked into trading options, the first thing you've probably heard is that trading stock is much safer. "Options are too risky," they say. Well, what is "risk" anyway? Are options really more risky than stock? Once you dig deeper, the answer becomes clear.
Understand how buying and selling options is different than buying and selling stock. Plus, discover how probabilities and cost can give you an edge with options..
Do you know what Liquidity, Implied Volatility, Probability of Profit, and Extrinsic Value mean? You will! These parameters help us pick the ideal trading strategy.
Strategy & Management
Get an intro to common options trading strategies, ideal market conditions for each, and how to set them up. We'll also show you what to look for when managing multiple trades.
Trade Entry Concepts
Basic Options Strategies: Part 1
Basic Options Strategies: Part 2
Intro to the Greeks
Intro to Trade Management
Beginner Course Review
1.1 Options Vs. Stock
1.2 Options 101: Understanding Call Options
1.3 Options 101: Understanding Put Options
1.4 Intrinsic & Extrinsic Value
1.5 Buying vs. Selling Options
QUIZ: Buying vs Selling
QUIZ: Calls vs Puts
2.1 Expiration & Strike Price
2.2 Bid-Ask Spread
2.3 Volume & Open Interest
2.4 Intro to Probability of Profit (POP)
2.5 Intro to Implied Volatility
2.6 Intro to Implied Volatility Rank & Percentile
2.7 Intro to Notional Value & Buying Power Reduction
QUIZ: Option Basics
QUIZ: ITM/OTM, Probability of Profit, and Volatility