Option Basics to be Profitable Trader

We teach you which options to trade and which to avoid due to liquidity
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  • Lectures 8
  • Length 1 hour
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 5/2016 English

Course Description

This course will build a solid foundation for trading in the options market. We detail the "rights" and "obligations" associated with calls and puts. We show you how to read an option chain. How to see what the options are trading for and how much it is in dollars amounts. We teach you which options to trade and which to avoid due to liquidity. At the end of this course, you will know all of the following:The rights associated with buying options
The obligations associated with selling options
How to identify an in-the-money option
How to identify an at-the-money option
How to identify an out-of-the-money option
NBBO = National Best Bid & Offer
How to ensure that you have "enough" liquidity
And so much more!
 If you are interested in generating cash flow from options, this is a great course for you!

What are the requirements?

  • No actions are required before the course begins. We will show you how to get the information needed and setup an account to trade.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Understanding. You will be able to read an option chain and determine what the options are trading for. How much money it would cost and the risk associated with the position and much much more!

Who is the target audience?

  • Anyone that wants to learn to trade options or to trade them better. You should not take this course if you have no interest in investing/trading your money.

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.


Section 1: inroduction to options
Section 2: Introduction
001 - Introduction to options
Section 3: Section 1 - Calls vs Puts
002 - Calls vs Putts
Section 4: Section 2 - Option Chains
003 - Buying options
004 - Executing a trade
Section 5: Section 3 - Premiums
006 - Premiums
Section 6: Section 4 - Bid/Ask Spreads
007 - Bid/Ask Spreads
Section 7: Section 5 - Option Liquidity
008 - Option Liquidity

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Instructor Biography

Corey Halliday, professional trader and educational instructor

Corey began trading the global markets in 2001 and actively trades equities, futures, forex, options, and index options. As the Chief Market Analyst for a publicly-traded company, he provides multiple trade strategies and leadership for his team of professionals consistently achieving returns that outperform the broad markets. In 2011 Corey developed a weekly trading strategy using SPX index options which have returned +390.6% from March of 2011 to current day.

Corey is the content creator for a variety of trading newsletters and author of complete investing courses targeted to professionals and individual traders. His content covers the full spectrum of market knowledge from the basic of investing essentials through advanced options and technical analysis. He has been recognized as a top instructor for two of the most popular online financial education courses and is responsible for teaching over 100,000 clients throughout the US and Canada!

Corey’s professional career includes successful positions as stock broker, Options Principal, Chief Market Analyst, financial education author and content creator. Corey has been Series 7 Licensed (General Securities Representative) and Series 4 Licensed (Options Principal). course produced by Todd Parker professional marketer and insurance agent 

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