Anatomy of a Trade

Managing an Earnings Ratio Spread

Anatomy of a Trade

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A ratio spread is a high probability trade comprised of one long option and two further out of the money options. In this anatomy of a trade we sell a put ratio spread on SQ before earnings and end up managing the strategy as a straddle.

Tune in as Tom and Tony discuss how they turned a losing ratio spread to a winning straddle by managing duration over direction.

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