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Steady Options

Non-directional options strategies for active traders

10-15 trades per month

Targeting 5-7% monthly return

CAGR: 123.2%

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Portfolio hedged with options for long term investors

2-4 trades per month

Targeting positive annual returns

CAGR: 33.2%

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Fully collateralized put writing for long term investors

2-3 trades per month

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CAGR: 10.0%

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Commodity futures trend following system for active traders

~20 trades per month

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CAGR: 1.9%

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  • Cyclical versus Historical Volatility

    The interest in volatility for options trading is logical and understandable. However, the nature of volatility in not universally understood or agreed upon. In fact, it is more complex than most people believe. Options traders think of volatility coming in two forms, historical and implied.

    By Michael C. Thomsett,

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    • 115 views
  • Pros and Cons of Paper Trading

    My first recommendation to all new SteadyOptions members is to start with paper trading, then start small and increase your allocation as you gain more experience and confidence. Over the years, we had a lot of discussions related to the benefits of paper trading, and this article will discuss some of the pros and cons.

    By Kim,

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    • 162 views
  • Does “Managing Winners” Add Value to Short Strangles?

    Some option educators suggest short strangles have historically benefited from actively managed exit strategies. A widely popularized approach is to enter S&P 500 strangles at 45 DTE and exit at 50% of the credit received or a 21 DTE time stop, whichever occurs first.

    By Jesse,

    • 2 comments
    • 328 views
  • Fat Tails and Option Returns

    When it comes to calculating likely returns from option activity, traders contend with a variety of variations. Returns may be skewed (with declines in value more likely than increases), or unstable in many forms. Or the outcome might reveal itself in the form of a fat tail.

    By Michael C. Thomsett,

    • 0 comments
    • 222 views
  • What To Do In A low Yield Environment

    Investors over the world are struggling with yield in their portfolios.  Government investments are at historically low levels, with thirty-year treasuries basically declining every year for almost thirty years straight:

    By cwelsh,

    • 0 comments
    • 265 views
  • Option Terminology – Avoiding Confusion

    Options traders may easily fall into the habit of expressing ideas inaccurately. This might seem like a minor point, but in fact. It matters a great deal. Confusing and misleading language may lead to incorrect trade entry, and for those novices following more experienced traders, the use of proper terms is the whole story.

    By Michael C. Thomsett,

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    • 445 views
  • Option Volatility and the Underlying

    Too often, traders may  make the mistake of associating option volatility with behavior of the underlying issue. However, if you employ a volatility assumption to model how an option is likely to change, remember that pricing models are theoretical. It is only useful for estimating the option risks. It does not indicate how underlying price will move.

    By Michael C. Thomsett,

    • 0 comments
    • 381 views
  • Before You Startup Your Own Investment Company, Read This!

    Often when we have had some success on the market, investors minds' begin to consider turning their solitary pursuit into a fully-fledged business. One that does not only line their own pockets but can help make some serious money for our client as well. 

    By Kim,

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    • 672 views
  • Measuring “The Market”

    When you hear what “the market” did today, what do you think of? Most of us will think of one or more popular US stock indexes like the Dow Jones, Nasdaq, or S&P 500. But how well do these indices actually represent the total stock market? Dimensional Fund Advisors has created an excellent chart to help us answer this question.

    By Jesse,

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    • 397 views
  • Managing Volatility Spreads

    Although traders often are attracted to hedged combinations (including spreads), some of the features are misunderstood. The spread may be viewed to manage risk, when in fact selection of an appropriate strategy may provide more potential when picked based on volatility.

    By Michael C. Thomsett,

    • 0 comments
    • 559 views