In this episode, Coach Matt and Tim discuss the Straddle options strategy, specifically in relation to how straddles work with the implied volatility cycle. Listen in to the conversation about vega, implied volatility, and the straddle trade during this week’s feature. Before that, the coaches discuss the broad markets as the S&P pushes back towards its highs, gold continues its uptrend, and bitcoin’s volatility continues. Listen in to the coaches discuss the markets during this segment.
Archives for May 2021
In this episode, Coach Tyler Craig joins us for a conversation about Covered Calls. Covered Calls are a popular cash-flow strategy for investors and traders alike. Coach Tim and Tyler discuss the details of how to build a Covered Call, their characteristics, advantages and disadvantages during the feature. Then, Coach Matt and Mark join our discussion on how to manage Covered Calls.
In this episode, Coach Mark sits down with Coach Matt to discuss inflation, its current state, and its potential impact on the economy if it continues rising. Listen in to Matt’s insights on the topic and how it may impact markets moving forward. Before that, technology stocks have underperformed recently, while Cyclicals have led. Crude oil has moved to the top of its range, while Gold broke out. Listen in as we discuss the markets, from a top-down perspective.
In this ep, the coaches discuss the market adage ‘sell in May and go away’ and its relevance in today’s market. It’s a commonly used phrase, but, is it valid for markets in 2021? We discuss and debunk some of this market superstition during our feature presentation. Before that, we analyze markets during our weekly skyline. Lastly, Coach Mark asks the coaches to guess if they can identify real superstitions from the fake ones in this week’s game.