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Vertical Spreads

Note to Option rookies:

    –Do not avoid spreads.
    –Do not believe they are too complex to understand.
    –Spread trading offers advantages over trading individual options

The vertical spread is as basic as them come:

    –Buy one call and sell another; or buy one put and sell another
    –Both options have
    –the same underlying asset
    –the same expiration
    — different strike prices

Without further ado, here is a link to the video on vertical spreads

Alert: This topic is covered in a very different manner by most books and mentors.

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Should I buy a call or sell a put?

The title question was submitted by a TradeKing customer and the video reply is posted at their web site.

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