During the PM Pit Report an option mentoring students asked me to look at IBM into earnings.
At Option Pit Option Mentoring, its not like we spend most of our times on swaps.
One of the most common mistakes option mentoring students make is to believe that the VIX options are based on the cash.
During the PM Pit Report I took notice of how realized and implied volatility have reacted to each other since the rally. It seems that front
Long Term Calendars=Ugly
Option Pit lead mentor and COO Mark Sebastian has two nationally published articles and a podcast out today.
When doing my option mentoring I point out that there are many times where a straddle can seem very "cheap" and still be over priced.
During the PM Pit Report I was asked by one of our Level 1 option mentoring students to evaluate how much the SPX might move after non-farm payrolls in the AM, and what might be the best play if on
When I first began mentoring option traders one thing struck me. The insistence that theta is non-linear almost all of an options decay took place inside the final 30 days of its life.
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