Options Playbook Radio

In this episode, we are discussing how to adjust positions. You can find this information on page 104 of The Options Playbook.

Brian goes into more detail with:

  • How to adjust a put butterfly?
  • How was the butterfly set up on Monday?
  • What was the direction?
  • What was the concept of this strategy?
  • What has happened since the trade was put on?
  • How, and when, to make adjustments
  • What do we want to happen?
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Direct download: OptionsPlaybookRadio92.mp3
Category:financial podcast -- posted at: 2:27pm CDT

We have been talking about double diagonals for the last few weeks, which we are continuing in light of the Fed meeting yesterday. You can find this information on page 87 of the Options Playbook, or on OptionsPlaybook.com.

Today, Brian discusses:

  • The double diagonal strategy around GE
  • It’s been almost 11 years since the Fed raised rates
  • Where was GE trading?
  • Setting up the double diagonal in GE
  • Don’t forget commissions!
  • What is the maximum reward? Risk?
  • Don’t manage risk, and you’ll get the stupid award
  • What do we want to happen?
  • What is the market saying?
  • So, what did happen?
  • And more
Direct download: OptionsPlaybookRadio91.mp3
Category:financial podcast -- posted at: 2:45pm CDT

You can find double diagonals on page 128 of The Options Playbook, or you can follow along online on OptionsPlaybook.com.

Today, Brian discusses:

  • A review of double diagonals
  • Setting up a double diagonal on the S&P 500 index
  • Yes, you can do this with options expiring tomorrow
  • What will this cost?
  • What do you want to happen?
  • What is the risk? Reward?
  • And more
Direct download: OptionsPlaybookRadio90.mp3
Category:financial podcast -- posted at: 12:44pm CDT

You can find information about double diagonals on page 128 of the Options Playbook, or you can always find it on OptionsPlaybook.com.

In this episode, Brian discusses:

  • Will the Fed increase rates the next time they meet?
  • How can using double diagonals take advantage of the probability of the Fed increasing rates?
  • Structuring the double diagonal to wrap around the news from a timing point of view
  • What about volatility?
  • Setting up the trade
  • What do we want to happen?
  • What is the biggest thing to worry about?
Direct download: OptionsPlaybookRadio89.mp3
Category:financial podcast -- posted at: 3:22pm CDT

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