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Top 10 Options Insider Articles of 2017


THE BEST OF THE YEAR...AS CHOSEN BY YOU
Do you ever wonder what your fellow options traders are actually reading on  www.TheOptionsInsider.com? Wonder no more - we did the legwork for you. Here are the Top 10 Most Popular Articles of 2017:

#10 - How to Use Options to Profit from Bank of America Corp
You guys were clearly interested in Bank of America ($BAC) this year - as evidenced from the traffic on this strategy breakdown by Ophir Gottlieb. Check it out for yourself at the link below:
http://www.theoptionsinsider.com/use-options-profit-bank-america-corp/

#9 - This Week in Futures Options 47: Breaking New Ground in Index Options
Tim McCourt from CME Group joined us for a wide-ranging conversation about QuikSkew, S&P500 options, #WTI Crude Oil options and much more. Check out the article at the link below:
http://www.theoptionsinsider.com/week-futures-options-47-breaking-new-ground-index-options/
or just listen to the episode for yourself in the player below:

#8: Hot Options Report For End Of Day 12/15 –BAC, AAPL, BABA, FB, AU
Bank of America (BAC) once again features in our Top 10 list - this time in a Hot Options Report from mid-December:
- http://www.theoptionsinsider.com/hot-options-report-end-day-december-15th-bac-aapl-baba-fb-au/

#7: Hot Options Report For End Of Day November 7th - CBS, WFT, AABA, BAC, AAPL, SNAP, TEVA, ZNGA
Our Hot Options Reports are always popular with our readers and the names featured in this update from early-November are among your favorites. Check it out for yourself below:
- http://www.theoptionsinsider.com/hot-options-report-end-day-november-7th-cbs-wft-aaba-bac-aapl-snap-teva-znga/

#6 - Options Insider Radio Interviews: Talking CAT, Reg Tech and Burstiness with Thesys Technologies
We knew our institutional audience would be smitten with our discussion of all-things Consolidated Audit Trail. But apparently EVERYONE had CAT on the brain in 2017.  Check out the article for yourself below:
http://www.theoptionsinsider.com/options-insider-radio-interviews-talking-cat-reg-tech-burstiness-thesys-technologies

Or listen to the full conversation here:

#5 Unusual Options Trading Activity: July 14
Another day, another popular scan of unusual options activity. Tickers on the docket for this July report included $ORCL, $HIMX, $VIAB, $AXON and more: http://www.theoptionsinsider.com/unusual-options-trading-activity-july-14/

#4 - Unusual Options Activity: September 21, 2017
Trades on the docket for this September report included a funky fly in $FINL, a put spread vs. calls in $FEZ and a size collar in $FOLD.
- http://www.theoptionsinsider.com/unusual-options-activity-september-21-2017/

#3 - Hot Options Report For End Of Day October 20th: WFT, GE, AAPL, BAC, FB
Our readers can't get enough of our Hot Options Reports. This October report highlighted activity in $AAPL, $BAC, $FB and more.
- http://www.theoptionsinsider.com/hot-options-report-end-day-october-20th-wft-ge-aapl-bac-fb/

#2 - Option Block 677: Bitcoin Is Destroying the World
Everyone has an opinion on #Bitcoin. The traffic on this Option Block article clearly proves that, love it or hate it, #Bitcoin and #Crypto are captivating our readers. Check out the article below then listen to the episode via the player: http://www.theoptionsinsider.com/option-block-677-bitcoin-destroying-world/

#1 - Unusual Options Volume: August 21, 2017
The most-visited article on www.TheOptionsInsider.com for 2017 was a breakdown of Unusual Options Activity from 8/21/17. Tickers on this report included $SBUX, $AEO, $XLU, $IMMU, $WMB and more. Check it out for yourself at the link below:
http://www.theoptionsinsider.com/unusual-options-volume-august-21-2017/

Thank you to everyone who helped make 2017 such a successful year for The Options Insider Media Group. Here's to a great 2018!


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About Mark S. Longo


Mark S. Longo is the founder of The Options Insider Inc. - a firm dedicated to providing free options information, education, news and analysis for options users. Whether it's on TheOptionsInsider.com, a leading online options destination; through Options Insider Radio, the world's only radio network for options users; or through a growing number of newsletters and live events, Mr. Longo continues to provide new ways to spread the word about options.Mr. Longo's analysis of the options market has appeared in a wide variety of domestic and international publications, including The Wall Street Journal, Financial Times, Reuters, Futures Magazine, and more. As one of the few industry commentators with practical options experience, he has developed a substantial following among industry veterans and newcomers looking for insight into this complex market. Mr. Longo began his career as an options trader on the floor of the Chicago Board Options Exchange.

Author's web site: http://www.theoptionsinsider.com


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