Options Volatility Says Keep it Simple Here

Stocks are still near all-time highs, volatilities are once again compressed, earnings season is behind us, and some bullish runs in individual names are looking extended. Coming out of Labor Day Weekend, the game plan should be to keep it simple until things change. I’m often asked how I choose which strategy to express our […]

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Know Your Risks When Trading Options

Options are a leveraged instrument, and if you’re not careful, it’s easy to find yourself exposed to more risk than what you’re comfortable with. A subscriber to All Star Options pinged me this week with some questions and I thought our discussion might be fruitful to everyone… Subscriber: The idea of keeping a good risk […]

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Reader Mailbag: Will I Make It as a Trader?

I received this email from a reader this weekend: Reading that post of your friend, my question is: I am a small trader — really small. I have tried Options rooms before but to no success. They either have you buying so many options of companies you’re bound to win some I guess. I really […]

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Introducing: All Star Options!

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Please allow me to introduce myself. My name is Sean McLaughlin and I’ve been involved in financial markets as a Trader, Exchange Member, blogger, in building social communities, in podcasting, in training, and in sales for 20 years. Some of you may already know me or have engaged with me on Twitter, Medium, or StockTwits […]

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