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Best Practices

This segment is designed to show every investor the best ways to execute their trading strategy. We deliver the practical side of options trading. It's tastytrade's research broken down to a more beginner level!

Nov 2, 2020
This the first collective guide we are releasing that captures many of the nuances of the Iron Condor.
Oct 28, 2020
tastytrade covers everything you need to know about buying power when trading options.
Oct 26, 2020
tastytrade discusses why options, unlike equities, can be used to turn a profit in a sideways market.
Oct 21, 2020
A binary event is the classification we designate to an upcoming announcement w/ an uncertain outcome. tastytrade explains how to trade them with options.
Oct 14, 2020
tastytrade examines how through the use of delta, we can estimate a range for the expected Probability Of Profit for an options trade.
Oct 1, 2020
tastytrade defines "hard to borrow" stocks and how it can impact product selection and trade positions.
Sep 29, 2020
tastytrade discusses swings in option Profit /Loss and the importance of timely trade management.
Sep 23, 2020
tastytrade explains the importance of balancing potential profit and P/L tail risk.
Sep 2, 2020
Today Tom and Tony discuss how to adjust for directional portfolio risk.
Aug 25, 2020
Today Tom and Tony discuss how to approximately diversify using market cap.
Jul 7, 2020
Today Tom and Tony discuss whether diversified assets are more likely to IV contract than high-cap single stocks in the same sector.
Jun 30, 2020
Today Tom and Tony overview some popular volatility indices.
May 18, 2020
tastytrade explains how trades can profit from a starting point of being delta neutral.
May 11, 2020
Today, Tom and Tony discuss the important concepts between trading stocks and ETFs
May 6, 2020
Today, Tom and Tony discuss the Greeks in high IV environment
Apr 30, 2020
What should traders look at before earnings and what can they do? tastytrade weighs in.
Mar 2, 2020
tastytrade digs a little deeper into the 1 Standard deviation strangle and runs a study to find metrics around being breached.
Feb 25, 2020
What are the advantages and disadvantages of active management? tastytrade highlights a few of each.
Feb 10, 2020
Mistakes happen. Tom and Tony walk through common ones that new traders can run into.
Feb 3, 2020
tastytrade examines credit received and how it varies in different volatility environments.
Jan 27, 2020
Mike joins Liz and Tony to cover some basic rules of thumb for using capital wisely in various volatility environments.
Jan 21, 2020
Tom and Tony discuss what is considered a healthy amount of drawdown and when you should start making adjustments to your strategy.
Jan 13, 2020
Tune in as Tom and Tony cover how to set ratios up, how we can manipulate strikes to change the delta and more!
Jan 7, 2020
Tom and Tony talk through the ways to construct and manage ratio spreads, which are delta biased and have a relatively high Probability of Profit.

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