I was recently having a discussion with a group of option mentoring students on Calendars. The calendar that we were trading was making money, but it was strange.
What makes Option Pit different than every other option mentoring service? Is it because our Director of Education is smarter?
It has been more than a month since we last gave a full update on the State of Volatility in the SPX. Last time we did that
I was recently working with a newer option mentoring student explaining term structure. He pointed out to me this graph:
As many of you option traders know, the VIX closed at the lowest point since April 20th, 2010.
One of the trades many of my option mentoring students are really paying attention to are put ratio spreads (by the way if you haven't read this http://www.optionpit.com/blog/implied-volat
Recently, I received an email from Mark Wolfinger of Options for Rookies asking me my thoughts on this question. I thought it was a great question, b