Articles tagged: SPY

SPY

Calls Trade in the SPY

Shares of SPDR S&P 500 trust (SPY) are up .72 to 226.63 today. SPY is near the top of the 52 week range.
SPY

Massive SPY Box Trades

16000 SPY Dec16 230/240 boxes went up in 4 blocks on the ARCA
options playbook radio

Options Playbook Radio 133: SPY Long Put Spread

Taking a step back from earnings and looking at the broader market with a SPY long put spread
SPY

SPY Calls Roll Up

26700 SPY Jan 2016 213/216 call spreads went up 2 blocks on the PHLX on the open.
S&P 500

Volatility Trading Digest: Foremost Five & S&P 500 Index

Since the “Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse” rode right over the cliff on August 20 the focus has changed from when the S&P 500 Index will turn lower to how far down will it go.
exchange-traded-funds

Bloomberg: HYG’s Worst Performance On Record v. SPY

The exposure gained from exchange-traded funds is getting painful for junk-bond investors -- more than ever, when compared with stocks.
qcom

Possible Short QCOM Call Close

8549 QCOM Aug 72.5 calls went up in 1 block on the PHLX.
SPY

Possible Strangle Close in SPY

3500 SPY Jun 194 put and Jun 219 call strangles went up in 2 large blocks on the ISE marked straddle.

The Mystery of Short-Term Volatility (VXST)

The Short Duration CrazeShort-duration contracts are all-the-rage in the options market these days. Glance at the ADV on any given options exchange and you’ll find a substantial portion of weekly options lurking in the mix. Even old-school institutional products like SPX have embraced the short-duration craze. SPX Weeklys acounted for approximately 32% of overall SPX […]

Option Block 383: The Crazy VIX

Earnings. VIX. Data outages. Viceroy. All this and more.

Is the SDEX Predictive?

The FOMC is probably going to continue to exit their bond buying routine and let the economy stand on its own.

Option Block 347: Bringing Guns to the Trading Pit

Big Macs are a danger on the trading floor, but sidearms? No problem.

Volatility Trading Digest – Strategy Ideas

Trade selection using volatility as the primary criteria. Different trades for different volatility opportunities.

No Decay

AAPL pulled every trick in the book with good earnings, a stock split, and a buy back.

U.S. Market Risk Dashboard Update – No Warning Signs, Yet

Given the fierce market selloff in recent sessions, I thought it would be helpful to check on our favored set of risk indicators for the U.S. market.

Volatility Trading Digest – January Barometer 2014

After a weak January, the time has come to update the January Barometer, also called the January Effect.

The Options News RundownAudio

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Options Insider RadioAudio

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The Option BlockAudio

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Volatility ViewsAudio

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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.

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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