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Options Trading - 期权面面观


Kai Zeng presents options trading videos for Chinese traders. Learn basics of options or boost your skills with our intermediate and advanced research-based videos.

What are Options? 什么是期权
Mar 19, 2021

Kai kicks off a new options trading series for the Chinese audience!

What Are Calls and Puts? 期权的种类
Mar 24, 2021

Kai introduces the two basic components of options trading: call options and put options.

What is Long and Short? 期权的买与卖
Apr 1, 2021

Buy and sell are two basic executions to trade options. What are the key differences between buying and selling options?

The Big Four (Long, Short, Call, Put) 4大基本策略
Apr 9, 2021

Kai summarizes Long, Short, Calls, and Puts and analyzes the four basic options strategies and their subsequent risk profiles.

Options Expiration and Strikes 到期日与行权价
Apr 15, 2021

Kai uses the tastyworks trading platform to display real-time examples about Expiration and Strike Prices.

Option Prices 权利金
Apr 23, 2021

This episode discusses the relationship between the option prices and Strikes and between option prices and Expiration Dates.

ITM and OTM Options 实值与虚值
Apr 30, 2021

What are the differences between ITM and OTM options? And why do we need to understand these?

Probability of Expiring ITM and OTM 实值与虚值概率
May 6, 2021

Kai explains Probability of profit (POP) and also shows the process of getting basic POP numbers for ATM, OTM, and ITM options.

Probability of Profit 盈利概率
May 14, 2021

What is Probability of Profit and how does it related to Probability ITM? Kai Explains.

Explaining Implied Volatility for Trading 隐含波动率
May 21, 2021

In this segment, we discuss two important applications from IV. We also explain what the “Fear Index” – VIX is.

Should We Buy or Sell? 期权应该买还是卖
May 28, 2021

Should we buy or sell options? And how can buying and selling options impact our long-term performance? Kai explains.

IV Rank and IV Percentile 隐含波动率排名(IVR&IVP)
Jun 4, 2021

As one of the original members of this team that developed the formula, Kai explains the ins and outs of IVR and IVP in this segment.

Call Options 看涨期权
Jun 11, 2021

To make sure we will be able to understand the more complex strategies, we start from the most basic one in this episode - Calls.

Put Options 看跌期权
Jun 18, 2021

Fundamentally, the Put option and call option are the same except for the opposite directional bias.

Covered Calls 备兑看涨期权组合
Jun 24, 2021

In this episode, we introduce the most basic but important option strategy - the Covered Call.

Other Covered Options Strategies 其他备兑组合
Jul 2, 2021

Besides selling the naked calls on top of our long stock, there are other ways to protect long or short equity positions.

Bull Spreads 牛市价差组合
Jul 8, 2021

The Bull Spread is our first introduced options strategy combo that only has options components. No outright stock is involved.

Bear Spreads 熊市价差组合
Jul 16, 2021

Sharing the same characteristics, the Bear and Bull Spreads only have opposite directional assumptions.

Vertical Spreads Explained 价差组合的一些解释
Jul 30, 2021

There are various names for the Spreads, Vertical Spread, Bull/Bear Spread, Call/Put Spread, and Debit/Credit Spread. It can be quite confusing for retails traders. What do they represent, and what are the differences between them?

Strangles 宽胯式组合
Aug 6, 2021

Kai analyzes the risk profile, pros, and cons of a strangle strategy in real trading.

Straddles 跨式组合
Aug 12, 2021

How do traders select proper strategies between Strangles and Straddles? Let’s dissect their risk profiles and compare the pros and cons in this episode.

Iron Condors 铁鹰组合
Aug 19, 2021

The Iron Condor is the most discussed and utilized option strategy. Like the Strangle, it is a neutral strategy that doesn’t require too many trading skills from the traders.

Iron Flies 蝶式组合
Aug 26, 2021

In this episode, we compare the differences between the Iron fly and Iron Condor and introduce a new perspective to look at these four-legged strategies.

Jade Lizards 玉蜥蜴组合
Sep 3, 2021

The Jade Lizard was invented by two tastytrade professional traders in 2013. It has proved its effectiveness in certain market environments over the years.

Big Lizards 大蜥蜴组合
Sep 17, 2021

The Big Lizard is derived from the Jade Lizard. It is also a particular case if traders choose the same short strikes from a Jade Lizard.

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