Reminder: My website
contains a great deal of useful information for the options rookie, including
- The basic concepts of
options, including, “how does an option work.”
- My trading philosophy
contains ideas you can use. These were
developed over my 30+ years as a professional options trader.
- A basic discussion
of volatility and why
it’s important for trading options.
- A discussion of
how the theoretical
value (also known as fair value) of an option is determined.
- A calculator you can
use to determine an option’s theoretical value.
- Graphs of the CBOE
volatility index (VIX) [now updated weekly on this blog]
- My eBook, available for free