Nov 30, 2012
Option Block 202: VIX: How Low Can It Go?
Trading Block: Zynga is up 4%, after filing Form 4 with the SEC....
Nov 28, 2012
Options Bootcamp 11: Busting Myths and Taking Names
Basic Training: Busting Options Myths:
1) Market makers know where the stops are, therefore market makers who take the other side of trades are taking advantage of retail customers.
2) The only way to trade profitably is to be a dark side short premium...
Nov 27, 2012
Option Block 201: Traders as Quarterbacks
Trading Block: Black Friday/Cyber Monday/Holiday season appears to be off to a good start. Facebook pops 8% with 60% more volume than normal. Apple rallies 18 handles. Microsoft drops their second-in-command.
Interview Block: Today's guest is Anthony Crudele, Head...
Nov 20, 2012
200: It's a Celebration
Celebration Block: Let's pat ourselves on the back for lasting for 200 episodes, the most episodes of any program on our network, and probably the most episodes of any options podcast in history.
Nov 19, 2012
70: Stop Worrying about Black Swans
Volatility Review: Selloffs continue, though the
VIX has not changed much. VIX review. NASDAQ vol review. Almost no
change in realized vol.
Volatility Viewpoint: Some interesting topics emerged from this week's global derivatives conference: