OPTIONS VOLATILITY

SCOTT BAUER

Scott Bauer is the CEO of Prosper Trading Academy and a frequently featured coach on TD Ameritrade with 25 plus years of professional equity and index options experience at the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE), Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME), and as a former Vice President/trader for Goldman Sachs. He is also a respected market commentator often seen on Bloomberg, Fox Business, CNBC, and other major financial networks. Scott graduated with Honors from the University of Illinois Business School and has taught classes both at his alma mater and at the CBOE.

With over 25 years of professional trading experience, Scott’s career spans every aspect of the trading world including trading a variety of equity and index options. He began as a clerk on the Chicago Board Options Exchange in 1991. In 1997, Scott was the only market maker on the CBOE to trade Amazon.com options. He has also traded and made markets in such notable names as Coca Cola, Bank America, U.S. Robotics, American International Group, Rambus, and Delta Airlines. Most recently, Scott traded S&P 500 options at the CBOE and was employed by Goldman, Sachs & Co. as Vice-President/Equities Division.

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Take the opportunity to learn both basic and advanced option theory so you can start profiting from times of uncertainty in the markets. There are many reasons for volatility in the market, including quarterly earnings reports, FED rate hikes, new rounds of import tariffs, and the list goes on. Bottom line, volatility is a constant in the markets, and successful traders learn how to leverage it primarily with options.

THE ULTIMATE GUIDE TO TRADING OPTIONS

This 42-page book will give you incredible insight into Options trading. More specifically, you’ll learn key profit formulas and money making strategies, 7 habits to boost trading performance, and the 3 deadliest mistakes options traders consistently make (and how to avoid them). Plus so much more…

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OPTIONS VOLATILITY VIDEO CRASH COURSE

Built by expert trading coach, Scott Bauer, this course is designed to rapidly take new options traders to a level where they can trust their own options decision-making.

Topics Include:
  • Intro to Options
  • Examples of Options Strategies
  • How to Enter a Vertical Call Spread Order
  • How to Exit a Vertical Spread Order

And so much more…

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LIVE OPTIONS SIGNAL ROOM

In this Live Options Signal Room, you can talk and trade real-time with Scott Bauer, and pick up real-world experience that you can’t pick up on your own. This is where hundreds of other traders join him daily to uncover hot market opportunities and refine their trading skills. You’ll be able to mirror his every trade, or just watch and learn to develop your skills. This room is broadcasted live daily from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Central.

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OPTIONS TRADE ALERT SERVICE

Become a better, more confident trader by leveraging Scott’s Real-Time Trade Service. Scott will send up to 8 real-time options trade alerts by email and text including entries, management and exits. You’ll also get access to Scott’s tools for training and investor updates. Take the guesswork out of your trading, sit back and leverage the knowledge and expertise from a real professional trader as Scott delivers his best trades.

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WEBINAR REGISTRATION

Teaching is the only thing retired floor trader Scott Bauer loves more than trading.  Scott specializes in live hands-on training and has educated thousands of traders of all skill levels via live webinar presentations. Leverage decades of experience and learn Scott’s most profitable strategies and how to incorporate them into your trading. Get these actionable skills straight from the source in our live options trading masterclass.

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