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Tasty Tidbit | The Strangle Checklist

Tasty Tidbit | The Strangle Checklist

Thinking of adding the strangle to your list of options trading strategies? Here are six things you need to know before you place a trade using a strangle!

Black Swan Fund | You Gotta Be Kidding Me

Black Swan Fund | You Gotta Be Kidding Me

Tom Sosnoff and Tony Battista talk about a hot story crossing the financial wires that indicated a Black Swan Fund had made gigantic profits during the recent market nosedive. Read more here!

tasty Debut: Top Dogs!

tasty Debut: Top Dogs!

We've got a new segment on tastytrade called Top Dogs for options traders with larger accounts. Learn more about it and watch episodes here!

New tastytrade Segment: Live From Research

New tastytrade Segment: Live From Research

New segment alert! Live From Research features, you guessed it, The Research Team (aka the "Tomtourage"). Each week, they present individual trade ideas to Tom and Tony, who pick their favorite. Who will come out on top? Read here to learn more!

"Skinny" Spotlight: Options Data Science

"Skinny" Spotlight: Options Data Science

Read this post to learn more about our series The Skinny on Options Data, which emphasizes that using historical data and supervised learning models (like regression) can help traders make more educated decisions.

The Skinny on Options Math - Black-Scholes Model

The Skinny on Options Math - Black-Scholes Model

"The Skinny on Options Math" series, featuring Tom Sosnoff, Tony Battista, and Jacob Perlman, makes sense of complex option pricing formulas, including the most famous - The Black-Scholes Model.

Let's Get Naked (Options): Managing Winners Edition

Let's Get Naked (Options): Managing Winners Edition

On Market Measures, the research team proved their ability to understand options trading with the use of scientific analysis. In this case study, the research team revealed their secret behind maximizing your profits while minimizing your risk potential. 

Best of Market Measures: On Straddles (Part 2)

Best of Market Measures: On Straddles (Part 2)

In this post, we look at one of the main tenets of the tastytrade options trading philosophy: managing winners. We reference a study Tom and Tony used on Market Measures that compared the results of a 25% vs. 50% management strategy. See the segment here as well as our additional explanation!

Best of Market Measures: On Straddles

Best of Market Measures: On Straddles

Everything you need to know about trading straddles: what they are, how to set them up and four of tastytrade's most helpful (and popular!) Market Measures segments.

Efficient Market Hypothesis Explained

Efficient Market Hypothesis Explained

Do you ever wonder how markets and stock prices are determined? Read this post to find out more about the Efficient Market Hypothesis and learn some of the basic related tastytrade concepts here!

Step Up Your Strangle Game | Our 3 Favorite Strangle Studies

Step Up Your Strangle Game | Our 3 Favorite Strangle Studies

If there's one thing we love discussing at tastytrade, it's the good ole' strangle! It has been a more popular topic of discussion lately so we wanted to curate for you, some of the best strangle content that we've produced, in one post (don't say we never did anything for you)! Check it out here.

tastytrade RESEARCH TEAM FAQ's

tastytrade RESEARCH TEAM FAQ's

The wonderful guys and gals of the tastytrade/dough support team answer an inconceivable amount of support emails, chat requests and phone calls each week. They work furiously to make sure all of our viewers/users are assisted with whatever questions they may have, but sometimes, when there are questions specifically related to some of the research we have been working on, we like to jump in and help wherever possible. Today, we wanted to share with you some of the more popular questions that we get asked all of the, along with answers to each question.

What Goes Into Making A 'Best Practices' Segment?

What Goes Into Making A 'Best Practices' Segment?

Best Practices is one of the quintessential segments for new and veteran tastytraders alike. For those of you who have not seen a best practices segments, it's a segment where Tom and Tony provide a breakdown of one particular aspect of the tastytrade trading philosophy. Want to learn what goes into making a Best Practices segment? Read more to find out!

A Day In the Life of the tastytrade Research Team

A Day In the Life of the tastytrade Research Team

Creating two or three segments to fill 15 minutes of tastytrade airtime 5 days a week - easy, right? Not quite… it takes seven tastytrade researchers to fill these slots week in, week out. Here’s the inside scoop of a day in the life of the tastytrade research team.