Posts by Brian Overby
Cannabis Covered Combo? We had you at hello. Listen to Options Playbook Radio 214: Cannabis Covered Combo News out of Canada regarding the legalization of marijuana has impacted volatility of medical marijuana stocks. This is an interesting opportunity to get back to basics, including a covered call and a cash-secured put. You can find more […]
Taking a play into FedEx earnings with a long butterfly using calls
It's always fun when we get to take on listener questions.
Let's examine the relationship between SPX and VIX while looking at a long call spread.
More listener questions today, including covered calls vs. puts and ratio spreads.
Mark and Brian convene at the Options Industry Conference. Here's what they learned so far.
Facebook earnings might produce a pleasant surprise. How to play that.
GOOGL Skip Strike Butterfly
NFLX Butterfly Before Earnings
Before earnings on 4/16, let's look at a short-term UNH butterfly
Huddle up, it's time for listener questions and comments
Nike announces earnings today after the close. What will happen to a back spread paper trade?
FedEx has earnings next week...a butterfly will work nicely around that event.
Comparing a Butterfly and an Iron Condor in Costco
There are still a few high priced stocks that are releasing earnings, so let's look at COST.
Earnings + expiration + implied volatility = interesting situation
Using weekly options to put on a short-term butterfly in WYNN