Category: Options Trading

Options Collar Strategy

Have you considered hedging a long term investment through impending volatility? Weather you are investing  in a position for dividends or growth you’ll eventually come to discover a need for a hedge strategy. Enter the options collar strategy. Options are a great way to make money trading large cap stocks. All while saving a little…

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Stock Option Trading

As a newbie, stock option trading seems like a dream. You can make money when stocks go up, down, sideways and backwards. Not to mention the fact that you don’t need much money to get started to control a large chunk of shares. One options contract controls 100 shares of the stock and the amount…

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Options Market Hours

In case you didn’t know, options market hours run from 9:30 am to 4:00 pm Eastern Standard Time. Since the option’s value is derived from the price of the underlying stock, once the underlying stops trading, there’s no reason for options to continue trading. So, there is no after hours options trading. This poses a huge…

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