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How To Improve Your Trading With Meditation and Incantations

As options income traders, we’re always looking for edge.  Normally we like to look for edge in technical analysis, volatility, and strategies.  While I certainly agree that all of those things help, the reality is that, as long as we’re the ones sending the orders, some portion of edge comes back to us. Trading and […]

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Why Options Traders Need To Be Mindful of Skew

“Every month is a great month for an Iron Condor!”  False.  Options income traders frequently want to throw on the same trade every month.  Sometimes they make slight adjustments for market conditions or volatility, but the reality is that it’s essential to understand the markets you’re trading.  The volatility characteristics of different markets can present […]