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Market Measures

It's not always easy to take the measure of a market, whether you've been trading for a day or a decade. On this segment we look under the hood—options probabilities, volatility, trading strategies, futures, you name it—so your trading mechanics are built to manage more winners.

Jan 19, 2021

tastytrade discusses changes in strangle initial credit due to large moves in the underlying.

Jan 14, 2021

tastytrade discusses the effectiveness of managing shorter duration options even earlier. Is managing a 24-day short put at 10 DTE a great strategy

Jan 13, 2021

The Research Team tests the actual performance of selling strangles with the adjusted Implied Volatility Rank thresholds.

Jan 12, 2021

tastytrade researches the turnaround probability of different trading instruments.

Jan 11, 2021
tastytrade compares the daily return of strangles compared to the daily return of long stock in varying IV environments.
Jan 8, 2021
Join Tom and Tony as they discuss some statistics around holding a short strangle expiration.
Jan 7, 2021
Today tastytrade discusses the performances between using 21-day options or managing 45-day options at 21 DTE.
Jan 6, 2021
tastytrade gives a compelling reason to implement Short deltas in a portfolio from a risk reduction perspective.
Jan 5, 2021
tastytrade discusses consecutive profits and losses and the benefits/risks of placing daily trades.
Jan 4, 2021
tastytrade looks at what the market is pricing in for 2021 by using current implied volatility.
Dec 31, 2020
The tastytrade Research Team puts together a few studies that stood out in 2020.
Dec 30, 2020
Today tastytrade discusses one of the best Market Measures we have done this year - the differences between 2008 and 2020 market corrections.
Dec 29, 2020
tastytrade discusses options trading regarding number of occurrences and statistical targets for early-managed strangles.
Dec 28, 2020
tastytrade walks through some of the best research segments of 2020.
Dec 23, 2020
tastytrade discusses the day to day swings in the market and compares it to different timeframes.
Dec 22, 2020
tastytrade researches the probabilities of turnaround for different delta strangles.
Dec 21, 2020
Tastytrade reviews 2020 in the context of intraday market ranges. Find out how /ES performed this year compared to year's past.
Dec 18, 2020
Join Tom and Tony as they compare the risks and rewards for 16Δ strangles with different underlyings.
Dec 17, 2020
tastytrade discusses the performance of long call options in various markets.
Dec 16, 2020
tastytrade discusses why out of the money options decay differently than at the money options and why we manage early for both.
Dec 15, 2020
Join Tom and Tony as they discuss what kind of management expectations we should have for different types of instruments.
Dec 14, 2020
tastytrade discusses the probability and magnitude of losses that exceed the initial buying power of a short strangle trade in varying IV underlyings.
Dec 10, 2020
tastytrade discusses the pros and cons of two strategies - 1 Standard Deviation and 2 Standard Deviation strangles.
Dec 9, 2020
Tastytrade discusses the trend phenomenon and does a study to see if there is any statistical truth to trends.
Dec 8, 2020
Join Tom and Tony as they discuss how initial strangle credits change with moves in Implied Volatility.

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