Probability of Touch: Strikes vs. Breakevens

Probability of Touch: Strikes vs. Breakevens

We know option premium costs more than it is worth. That’s why we sell it. More often than not, options close out of the money. But for buyers of options, stocks not only need to reach a specific strike price, they need to move further in order to reach breakeven prices. That does not often happen.

Top Mistakes Traders Make

Top Mistakes Traders Make

Making mistakes is part of trading and an opportunity to learn. Some mistakes have already been made for you and there is no need to repeat them.

Tasty Debut: The Earnings Show!

Tasty Debut: The Earnings Show!

Earnings can have a big impact on a stock’s value - and the value of its options. Read on to learn more about tastytrade’s latest offering - The Earnings Show!

The Tenets of tastytrade

The Tenets of tastytrade

The tastytrade approach is rooted in the achievement of a higher probability of profit. Read on to learn more!

Macro Events on the Horizon

Macro Events on the Horizon

Market-wide event risk (aka systemic risk) is something every trader needs to be aware of! Read on to learn more...

Strike Selection

Strike Selection

Options on futures can be useful trading tools. However, because futures contracts expire, identifying the correct strike to trade is critical.