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Foundations of Trading: Options [Part 7]

We are back with our Foundations of Trading Options blog series, and today we will focus on the content Chris presented in class 5. However, before we jump in, please take a look at Chris’ Long Calls Strategy, which he presented in FoT Options Class 3 for when you are bullish on a trade, and […]

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Foundations of Trading: Options [Part 6]

Our Foundations of Trading Options blog series continues today with coverage over class 4. In last week’s blog, we covered a few thoughts from Chris regarding his Long Calls Strategy presented in FoT Options Class 3. In short, this is a strategy you can use when you feel a company’s stock is bullish. However, what […]

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Foundations of Trading: Options [Part 5]

Welcome back to our following Foundations of Trading Options blog. In today’s blog, we will cover a few thoughts from Chris regarding his Long Calls Strategy presented in FoT Options Class 3. However, before we dive into today’s topic, if you need or wish to revisit any part of our current options journey, please click […]

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Foundations of Trading: Options [Part 4]

In our last Foundations of Trading Options blog, we covered the concepts of Intrinsic Value and Time Value and how they function and operate when it comes to trading options. These are essential concepts to understand before we move forward with today’s topic. So, if you have not already, you can review our blog on […]

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Foundations of Trading: Options [Part 3]

In our last Foundations of Trading Options blog, we explained the bid price, ask price, last price, and strike price when it comes to buying and selling options. Today, we are still reviewing class two as we look deeper into the value of an option. The worth of an option can be divided up into […]

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Foundations of Trading: Options [Part 2]

In our last blog,​ we introduced the concept of stock options and how trading them is similar to trading stocks. If you are long on a stock, you will need to use a call option. If you are short on a stock, you will need to use a put option. The main principles are the […]

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Foundations of Trading: Options [Part 1]

The Foundations of Trading program has provided an excellent starting point for your journey into the world of stocks. If you wish to revisit any part of that journey, please click on the Foundations of Trading blog category on the right-hand side of the page, and that will instantly bring up all the blogs from […]

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Foundations of Trading: A Trader’s Journey [Part 15]

Congratulations and welcome to the final blog post for our class series, the Foundations of Trading. Over the last few months, we have opened the door to the world of trading stocks. Now, you may think we have reached the end of our journey; however, as we close out one chapter, we are opening the […]

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Beyond FOSO: Iron Condor: A Credit Strategy

Our last blog covered a Debit Strategy called Diagonal Spreads, which Chris Burgess taught in his Options Accelerator class, and you can read here if you wish. Today, we will take a look at the other side of the coin; the options credit strategy called the Iron Condor.As we covered last time, a debit strategy […]

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Beyond FOSO: Diagonal Spreads: A Debit Strategy

Our last blog regarding The Options Accelerator class, which Chris Burgess teaches, covered the first class lesson, which you can review here. I have found a significant difference between covering the introductory classes at Tradesmart University and the more advanced classes like Chris’ Options Accelerator and Alphonso’s Earnings Explosion. The introductory classes, such as our […]

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