Simple Spreads Strategy
What Is Simple Spreads ?
Simple Spreads is a strategy that is trading simple spreads like diagonals and verticals. It is designed to be simple, effective and easy to follow.
Please note that suggested portfolio size for Simple Spreads portfolio is $25,000+
- Simple Spreads
- Tailored for medium time traders
- 4-6 trades per month
- 3-5 open trades at a time
- Targets 3-5% per month
- $25K+ portfolios
The strategy is Simple Spreads through diagonals and verticals.
The Simple Spreads model portfolio will be based on total capital amount of $25,000, but it can be traded with less capital.
Simple Options is made up of two “core” trades, a leveraged covered calls (our version of calendar spreads) and vertical spreads. Due to the higher risk of the vertical put spreads, they will make up a smaller percentage of the committed capital.
As additional risk management, large portions of the strategy will be in cash at any given time (e.g. you will never be fully invested).
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Why We Are Different?
Our performance is based on real fills. All our trade alerts are based on real trades. We provide a full disclosure on the performance page.
We emphasize options education in a dedicated forum where every trade is discussed before it is placed. Our goal is for our members to understand the rationale behind the trades and not just blindly follow the alerts. We help members to become better traders.
We report returns on the whole account (not return on margin).