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    September 30, 2020

    Bad News For NKLA Can Be Good News For NIO

      We had a great example of a swing buy entry in NIO, Inc., the electric car company (Ticker: NIO). It’s based on a break out pattern on an hourly chart and confirmed with a daily chart.   Click the video below to learn more details: Grab a free day pass to one of our live […]

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    September 29, 2020

    The Similarities and Differences Between VIX and VXX

    The VIX and VXX are both very popular trading vehicles for trading volatility.  But, unlike the perceptions of many traders, they are not exactly interchangeable.  There are many similarities and more importantly, some very important differences. Click the video below to learn more details: Grab a free day pass to one of our live signal […]

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    July 29, 2020

    Is JPM Morgan Poised For Its Next Leg Up?

      We believe that some banks are in a position to make the next leg up?  Why? You ask.  Unlike your conventional banks, some banks like Goldman Sachs, JP Morgan, Citibank and, Morgan Stanley have resources that many conventional banks do not.  They have MASSIVE trading entities.  They are not simply a place to park […]

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    July 28, 2020

    Vega and Order Flow

    Vega is the measurement of an option’s price sensitivity to changes in the volatility of the underlying asset. Vega represents the amount that an option contract’s price changes in reaction to a 1% change in the implied volatility of the underlying asset. We also discuss order flow and how it can affect implied volatility and the balance of supply and demand. Click […]

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    July 28, 2020

    A Look into Option Open Interest and Volume

    Open interest is a concept that is unique to options.  Volume is a parallel concept to stocks.  First, what are they?  Second, why should an options trader care about them? Open interest is the number of active contracts. It is a metric that can be tracked or displayed on most options trading platforms, like bid […]

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    June 8, 2020

    How to Calculate Profit and Loss for a Broken Wing Butterfly

    When a new trader hears the term “broken wing butterfly” it tends to send shivers down his or her spine.  The term sounds really complicated.   It does not have to be.  If you break down the components of a bwf, you will see that it is simply buying one vertical spread and selling a narrower […]

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    May 27, 2020

    What Does the “Reopening” of the US Mean for Energy?

    Even if you don’t watch financial news, you have to know that gas prices are probably somewhere around when you were let’s just say quite a bit younger. Click the video below to see how Scott explains his take on the energy market Follow him on Twitter  @CboeSib    

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    May 26, 2020

    How Do Dividend Payments And Option Prices Work?

    Cash dividends affect option prices through their effect on the underlying stock price. Because the stock price is expected to drop by the amount of the dividend on the ex-dividend date, high cash dividends imply lower call premiums and higher put premiums. Click the video below to see how I break this down for the class. Follow me at on Twitter  @CboeSib  

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    May 21, 2020

    How To Enter an Options Trade On ThinkOrSwim

    It’s pretty easy once you learn how, but until then it is a daunting task to learn how to enter option order in ThinkOrSwim Take a look at this video to see how we can do this accurately. Grab a free day pass to one of our live signal trading rooms today>> http://bit.ly/nlonedaypass Don’t forget […]

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    May 21, 2020

    Live! Scott Bauer From the Trading Bunker With TD Ameritrade Network’s Host Oliver Renick

    This morning, Scott Bauer joined Oliver Renick on TD Ameritrade Network‘s Morning Trade Live to discuss an example trade on $NVDA and more     Grab a free day pass to Scott’s live signal trading room today: http://bit.ly/nlonedaypass

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