Ophir Gottlieb

About Ophir Gottlieb


Mr. Gottlieb writes financial news for CML and also as a contributor to Yahoo! Finance, CNN Money, MSN Money, and before then for Marketwatch, Business Insider, TheStreet and Real Money. He has become a staple in financial TV, often times seen on the Business News Network and CBC. Mr. Gottlieb's experience includes working as an option market maker on the NYSE ARCA exchange floor (CBOE remotely), as Managing Director of Client Services and Algorithmic Trading for Livevol, Inc, and as the Managing Director and Product Manager of Quantitative Research for GMI (now MSCI). Ophir Gottlieb is inventor of the Forensic Alpha Model (FAM) and a co-inventor of Accounting and Governance Risk Model, both purchased by MSCI. FAM has been a celebrated achievement in artificial intelligence and quantitative finance that was introduced to world by the Rotman International Journal upon its completion. Mr Gottlieb's mathematics, measure theory and machine learning background stems from his graduate work at Stanford University and his time as an option market maker on the NYSE and CBOE exchange floors. He has been cited by various financial media including Reuters, Bloomberg, Wall St. Journal, Dow Jones Newswire and through re-publications in Barron's, Forbes, SF Chronicle, Chicago Tribune and Miami Herald and is often seen on financial television.

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Posts by Ophir Gottlieb

Video: How to Trade Options Before Earnings in Fabrinet (FN)

Trading options in Fabrinet (NYSE:FN) using a short window before earnings are released has been a staggering winner over the last several years.

The Pattern in Facebook Stock Ahead of Earnings

There is a powerful pattern in Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) stock ahead of earnings that has meant a wonderful return in the option market. The strategy won't work forever, but for now it appears to be a momentum play.

Trading Red Hat Options After an Earnings Blow Out

Red Hat Inc (NYSE:RHT) just beat earnings and the stock is ripping to new all-time highs, but the real opportunity with options wasn't earnings -- it's right after earnings.

Timing Option Trades in Applied Optoelectronics

There is a way to trade Applied Optoelectronics Inc (NASDAQ:AAOI) options right after earnings that has been a winner without a loss for an entire year, and further has returned over 170% annualized returns in that time frame.
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How to Trade Covered Calls in Tesla Inc.

A covered call is a common option strategies for owners of a stock, but the fact that it is ubiquitous has also meant a lack of rigor.

Trading Broadcom (AVGO) Options Right After Earnings

There is a way to trade Broadcom Ltd (NASDAQ:AVGO) options right after earnings that has been a winner more than 85% of the time over the last two-years and has returned almost 120% annualized returns over the last six-months.
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Using JPMorgan Chase & Co. Options to Outsmart Market Risk

There is a way to trade JPMorgan Chase & Co (NYSE:JPM) options that is risk protected but out smarts the market with the timing of the trade.
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Right Now: How to trade Ulta options after earnings

Ulta Beauty Inc (NASDAQ:ULTA) has been a top performer in the S&P 500, proving quite definitively that a retailer can find success, even in the world of Amazon.com.

How to Trade Options Before Earnings in Broadcom Limited (NASDAQ:AVGO)

Trading options in a short window before earnings are released benefits from the rising implied volatility but avoids the risk into the actual earnings release and also avoids any kind of stock direction risk.
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How to Trade Options Right Before Earnings in GoPro (GPRO)

There is a way to trade options right before earnings announcements in GoPro Inc (NASDAQ:GPRO), and really many stocks, that benefits from the rising implied volatility but avoids the risk into the actual earnings release and also avoids any kind of stock direction risk.

Intelligent Options Trading Right After Earnings in Netflix (NFLX)

This is a simple option trade that starts two-days after Netflix Inc (NASDAQ:NFLX) earnings and lasts for the one month to follow, that has been a winner for 3 straight years.
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This Option Trade After Twitter (TWTR) Earnings Has Been a Big Winner

One option trade after Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR) posts earnings has been a consistent winner and takes no earnings risk and very little stock direction risk.

For Option Traders, The Real Opportunity in Tesla is After Earnings

While all the focus is on Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) earnings, the opportunity in the option market is actually immediately following.
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The Wonderful Secret Behind Options Earnings Trading in TWTR

There is a wonderful secret to trading options right before earnings announcements in Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR) , and really many stocks, that benefits from the rising implied volatility but avoids the risk into the actual earnings release and also avoids any kind of stock direction risk.
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Apple (AAPL) Earnings Pose a Serious Opportunity

While all the focus is on Apple Inc (NASDAQ:AAPL) earnings, the really serious opportunity in the option market is actually after earnings.
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How Trading Options in Starbucks (SBUX) Has Outperformed

There is edge in Starbucks Corporation options, and it has led to nearly 200% returns over the last 3-years while the stock was up just 80%.
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How to Trade Volatility in Apple (AAPL) Options

Owning Apple Inc options, without taking a position on stock direction, has been a winner over the last three-, two-, and one-year, but only with a deft hand and a proper understanding of the stock volatility.

The Options News RundownAudio

Your source for the most important news and information from the world of options.

The Options Insider Radio NetworkAudio

All of our radio programs in one convenient place.

Options Insider RadioAudio

The original options podcast. Features interviews with leading options figures.

The Option BlockAudio

This high-octane program features education, analysis, strategies and unusual activity.

Volatility ViewsAudio

The premier radio program for volatility traders.

The Long And Short Of Futures OptionsAudio

Your source for futures options information.

The Advisor's OptionAudio

Arming advisors with the info necessary to manage risk.

Options Boot CampAudio

Get into peak options trading shape.

Options Insider Special EventsAudio

Compelling panel & special event recordings from the options world.

OIC's Wide World of OptionsAudio

A dynamic mix of current events, investor resources, & strategy insights.

Trading Tech TalkAudio

We break down all the amazing technology that takes your trades from the click of a mouse to the clearinghouse.

Options Playbook RadioAudio

Break down cutting-edge options strategies and learn how to incorporate them into your portfolio

Options OdditiesAudio

We track all the unusual options trading activity on Options Oddities.

This Week in Futures OptionsAudio

The program designed to help active futures options traders stay on top of this ever-changing marketplace. 

The Business ShowAudio

If you like business, if you like humor, if you like stock symbols, this is the podcast for you.
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The Options Insider Radio Network

The Options News Rundown

Your source for the most important news and information from the world of options.

The Options News Rundown

The Options Insider Radio Network

All of our radio programs in one convenient place.

The Options Insider Radio Network

Options Insider Radio

The original options podcast. Features interviews with leading options figures.

Options Insider Radio

The Option Block

This high-octane program features education, analysis, strategies and unusual activity.

The Option Block

Volatility Views

The premier radio program for volatility traders.

Volatility Views

The Long And Short Of Futures Options

Your source for futures options information.

The Long And Short Of Futures Options

The Advisor's Option

Arming advisors with the info necessary to manage risk.

The Advisor's Option

Options Boot Camp

Get into peak options trading shape.

Options Boot Camp

Options Insider Special Events

Compelling panel & special event recordings from the options world.

Options Insider Special Events

OIC's Wide World of Options

A dynamic mix of current events, investor resources, & strategy insights.

OIC's Wide World of Options

Trading Tech Talk

We break down all the amazing technology that takes your trades from the click of a mouse to the clearinghouse.

Trading Tech Talk

Options Playbook Radio

Break down cutting-edge options strategies and learn how to incorporate them into your portfolio

Options Playbook Radio

Options Oddities

We track all the unusual options trading activity on Options Oddities.

Options Oddities

This Week in Futures Options

The program designed to help active futures options traders stay on top of this ever-changing marketplace. 

This Week in Futures Options

The Business Show

If you like business, if you like humor, if you like stock symbols, this is the podcast for you.

The Business Show

Options Playbook Radio 155: AMZN Skip-Strike Butterfly

Earnings season makes an AMZN skip-strike butterfly an interesting prospect.

Options Playbook Radio 155: AMZN Skip-Strike Butterfly