Complex Options: Butterfly Spreads and Protective Collars


In our previous article on options, we discussed options strategies in depth and explained what a spread is. If you are already familiar with options spreads, we can now look into more advanced options strategies, specifically, butterfly spreads and protective collars. What is a butterfly spread? The butterfly spread is thought to take its name […]

ABCs of Options: What Novice Investors Should Know


The subject of options in investment is a broad one and can appear overwhelming to new investors. Options continue to be a hot topic in the news as investors in platforms like Robinhood drive interest. But how options work is quite simple if you know the basics. Options are merely another asset class that investors […]

Buying and Selling Options without Getting Burned


From puts and calls to iron condors and butterflies, options strategies can be highly complex and the losses unlimited. Options trading is a hot topic these days, with some young traders making a killing on options on GameStop, AMC and other popular stocks.  People are seeing that fast money can money can be made this […]