Options Playbook Radio

We are moving on to double diagonals, which can be found on page 128 of the Options Playbook. You can always find this on OptionsPlaybook.com.

In this episode, Brian covers:

  • Double diagonals overview
  • Why are they called diagonals?
  • Setting up the trade
  • Risks and benefits
  • And more
Direct download: OptionsPlaybookRadio88.mp3
Category:financial podcast -- posted at: 12:45pm CDT

Options Playbook Radio 87: Listener Questions on the Short Squeeze & Brokers

It's time to huddle up as Mark and Brian take on listener questions. Topics include:

  • Does "hard to borrow" apply to options the way it does to stocks?
  • Who is the best online broker for stocks, options, and futures?
Direct download: OptionsPlaybookRadio87.mp3
Category:financial podcast -- posted at: 3:03pm CDT

Wait a minute, is that Mark Longo? Yes it is, and he joins Brian on this episode of Options Playbook Radio, in which they take on listener questions, which include:

  • Inflated implied volatility skewing positions
  • How to find stocks that have inflated options premium
Direct download: OptionsPlaybookRadio86.mp3
Category:financial podcast -- posted at: 3:18pm CDT

As we are in the thick of earnings season, let's take a look at two different trades that one could employ to capitalize on movement around earnings.

This week, Brian discusses:

  • A review of skip-strike butterflies, bullish and bearish
  • Looking at FB earnings
  • What is the market expecting?
  • How to set up the trade if you think there will be a lot of volatility? Only a little volatility?
  • What is the downside? Upside?
  • How about a ratio spread?
  • And more
Direct download: OptionsPlaybookRadio85.mp3
Category:financial podcast -- posted at: 1:03pm CDT