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Scalping in a High Volatility Market | Scalp Trading

Scalping in a High Volatility Market | Scalp Trading

At tastytrade, you’ll often hear us discuss “scalping” or “scalps”. Scalps are trades intended to be closed within hours or minutes. They are not trades we intend to hold overnight. Read more here about scalping in a more volatile market.

How Do You Select a Strike Price?

How Do You Select a Strike Price?

Strike selection is a key component in structuring an options trade. This episode of Best Practices reviews some important considerations traders should keep in mind when building high-probability short premium trades.