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The Leap: From Options to Futures

Jermal knows the stock market like the back of his hand, but he's never traded futures. Join this options pro as he makes the leap into the world of futures with Pete and Frank by his side. Learn how to access the efficiency and novelty of futures through the perspective of a stocks and options trader.

Day Trading Futures in Low Volatility
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Jun 10, 2021

Follow Jermal and Frank as they talk about volatility's effect on day trading.

How Do You Trade Low Volatility?
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Jun 8, 2021

Find out how to reduce size and scale to continue finding opportunities in slower markets.

What is Nonfarm Payrolls?
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Jun 1, 2021

Find out what all this job data means, and learn how active traders use is.

Taking the Opinion Out of Trading
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May 27, 2021

Jermal shows you how to trade futures without that opinion.

How Do I Trade with No Opinion?
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May 25, 2021

Jermal and Pete use price action to trade metals futures.

Day Trading Crude Oil
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May 20, 2021

Check out how these experienced day traders view opportunity in a volatile commodity like crude oil.

Why Trade Crude Oil?
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May 18, 2021

Crude oil is still the most consumed energy in the US! Pete and Jermal give you context on how it's used and how they trade it.

How to Trade Your Idea
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May 13, 2021

The guys take a simple idea concerning stocks, commodities, and cryptocurrencies, and they execute it for $182 in Small futures.

Where Do Trade Ideas Come From?
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May 11, 2021

Options guy Jermal walks you through the creative process for his first futures trade!

Three Uses for Futures
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May 6, 2021

tastytrade shows you how to hedge, invest, and speculate with futures!

Why Do People Trade Futures?
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May 4, 2021

Jermal and Pete walk through why people trade futures, and they give examples that range from producers who hedge corn to small traders who speculate on technology stocks.

Trading Futures for Dummies
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Apr 29, 2021

Check out how to trade futures from the perspective of a stock and options trader.

How Do You Buy Futures?
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Apr 27, 2021

Jermal and Pete explain futures access at your brokerage to symbology and onto margins to get you ready to buy futures if you're finally ready to test out a new product type.

One Set of Contract Specs
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Apr 22, 2021

Learn about the differences between stocks and traditional futures and find out where Small Exchange futures fit. 

What are Contract Specifications?
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Apr 20, 2021

tastytrade compares futures contract "specs" to similar concepts when trading stocks. 

Expiration: The End of a Trade
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Apr 15, 2021

tastytrade shows you how easy and potentially helpful it can be to trade an expiring product.

What is Expiration?
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Apr 13, 2021

Pete and Jermal explain futures expiration and compare it to the similar concept present in options trading.

Futures Margin: A More Efficient Cost
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Apr 8, 2021

tastytrade compares futures, stocks, and options to hammer home the consistent exposure and reduced cost of futures relative to the other product types.

What is Futures Margin?
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Apr 6, 2021

Find out how margin on futures works, and learn how to use it for greater efficiency with your capital.

Futures Contract: A Simpler Option
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Apr 1, 2021

Join Jermal and Frank as they teach futures by comparing them to calls.

What Is A Futures Contract?
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Mar 30, 2021

Tune into the newest tastytrade program for some definitions on futures, and get a crash course in how futures are traded!

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