Option Trading Tools & Resources

Want to build a portfolio to withstand any market climate? CBOE has the stock market trading tools you need. Use paperMoney and Virtual Trade to practice strategies without risk. Access the Volatility Optimizer to find potential trading opportunities. Use advanced charts, symbol lookup and other powerful stock and options trading tools. Stay informed by registering for FREE MyCBOE email alerts.

Virtual Trading Tools

Practice your trades before you place your trades with CBOE's popular Virtual Trading Tools.

Strategy Tools

Plan and test your trading strategies with CBOE's comprehensive suite of options Strategy Tools.


Gain a better understanding of options pricing and margin requirements with our free Calculators.

CBOE Complex Order Book

Check out the all new "COBWeb", the CBOE Complex Order Book on the Web. Now you can generate the price and size of CBOE top-of-the-book resting complex spread orders in real-time. Spread types include Combos, Diagonals, Straddles, Pseudo Straddles, Ratio Spreads, Vertical Spreads, and Time Spreads. Also feel free to check out our COBWeb Spread Education Center.

Symbol Directory

Look-up option symbols in alphabetical order by company name.

New Listings & Series

Use this archive to find CBOE New Listings, Daily New Series, and Expiration Memos.

Expiration Calendar & Holidays

View the Options Expiration Calendar which includes:

  • Product expiration dates
  • Exchange holidays
  • LEAPS options conversion dates, and more

Fee Schedules

Download Fee Schedules for CBOE and its affiliates as well as related forms.

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