Crude oil has been a great source of volatility this year moving more than a percentage point per day on average. The ETF equivalents of crude oil have been similarly volatile.
With USO’s IV Rank at 100%, we could also go to Strangles and Iron Condors in the futures /CL, which should see similar performance to USO only with more capital efficiency.
Even without management, short options trades in these markets have performed profitably.
Tune in as Tom and Tony discuss in depth and walk through their approach to this commodity market.