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Trade Logic Unlocked

The Lure of Long Premium

Trade Logic Unlocked

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In a market with so many big moves of late, it begs the question, ‘why don’t we just buy premium?’ It seems like we would be able to quickly overcome the daily theta decay, with only some small movement in the stock. Then, we could quickly manage our trades, capture these small profits, and rinse/repeat indefinitely. However, as we see today, this concept quickly breaks down when you move ‘from theory to practice.’

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