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Getting Started in Option Selling Part II
Learn how to sell options on futures with DeCarley Trading in part 2 of "Getting Started in Option Selling".
Click on the thumnail below to begin viewing this video on commodity option selling strategies.
We have so much to say about option selling, we couldn't fit it all into one class! Please join us for part two of our discussion on why option selling might be an optimal strategy for you.
If you missed the first part of this series, you can access the archived recording for free here. In part one we discuss option trading theory, the advantages and disadvantages of option selling, judging market conditions for short options, knowing the odds of success for short option traders, and comparing option selling odds to casino math.
Topics covered in Part II include:
- Managing risk and margin
- Calculating the break-even point
- Capturing market volatility
- Trading option strangles