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Options Playbook Radio

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Dec 13, 2018

When the market conditions are right, it can be a good time to trade a butterfly in the S&P 500. Now is the time. You can find more in The Options Playbook, which is always available on, in on the Amazon Kindle edition.


  • As of this recording, the VIX is higher than last week, but down a bit on the day
  • A review of last week
  • Where is the market now?
  • Let's do another 20-point wide butterfly
  • Selecting strikes
  • What does it cost?
  • What's the maximum gain?
  • What about the hedge?
  • And more...

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