Seminars

Options: Spread Strategies and Pricing Dynamics


  • Who Should Attend: Intermediate
  • # of Days: 2
  • Time: 8:30am - 4:00pm CT
  • Phone: 877-843-2263 press 2
  • Price: $695.00
Special Offer Price:  $595.00

Special Terms:
Save $100 through April 9, 2017. The special offer price reflects your discount.

Refund Policy:
A full refund will be granted for cancellations received prior to April 14, 2017. For cancellations received on April 14, a $100 administrative fee will be assessed and a partial refund will be granted. To request a cancellation for this seminar dial 1-312-786-7852.

Description:

This 2-day seminar is for investors that are knowledgeable about the fundamentals of options trading. We expand and build on the participant's knowledge by taking a deeper dive into option pricing dynamics with a strong focus on volatility. We explore trading opportunities created by market news and events and look at trading options with weekly expirations. There is a concentration on the use of various spread strategies to achieve desired results.

Participants will benefit from the in-person classroom setting through interactions with the instructors and other class participants. The seminar is simultaneously broadcast online allowing investors to participate remotely. The seminar is archived for on-demand access to participants.

This seminar offers an in-depth discussion of:

- Option price behavior and option Greeks
- Spread strategies, including neutral and directional trading and spread trading
- Impact of implied volatility on a portfolio
- Index, ETF, and VIX option trading


Curriculum:

Day 1
-Pricing Factors- Implied Volatility
-Option Greeks
-Vertical Spreads
-Probability Spreads
-Trade Earnings

Day 2
-LEAPS® options and End-of-Year Strategies
-Time Spreads
-ETFs
-Index Options - SPX and RUT
-VIX Futures and Options

Is this course right for you?

Target Audience: Option traders that have limited options trading experience who want to expand their knowledge and explore more complex strategies, index options, and gain a better understanding of the VIX® Index and volatility.


CPE/CFP Credits: = 0.0
*CPE credits are issued for a group-live delivery method.