Options Trading

for Beginners

What is options trading?

Options are an asset class, just like stocks, ETFs or bonds, which fall under the umbrella of derivatives. This means their value depends on the price of some other asset, such as a stock.

Trading options can enhance your investment portfolio as they can add income, protection and even leverage. However, be aware that when you trade options, you take on a certain amount of risk.

While options trading can give you a real advantage in the market, to be successful you must be aware of the fundamental trade strategies and indicators

bob lang - options trader

Bob Lang is an options trader who has been called the industry’s leading technical expert. This speaks to his deep knowledge of chart movement patterns, and ability to use indicators to anticipate the movement of the market.

While no one can guarantee success, Bob’s trading advice is based on analysis of market movement, not simply noise.

Whether you are brand new to options trading, or still learning the fundamentals, you’ll find a resource than can help you trade more confidently

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Options Trading Articles for Beginners

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    The Stock Market-Economy Relationship, Explained

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    Options Trading is all About Timing

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    How to Prepare for the Next Market Correction

  • four

    Why You Need to Buy Some Index Put Protection

  • five

    What Poker Can Teach You About Risk Management in Options Trading

Know Your Options - Amazon Best Seller

Know Your Options

Get your copy of the only book on the market that teaches how options trading works, how to succeed over the long-term, and how to use technical analysis to find winning trades. It also includes detailed examples of what strategies to use, when to use them, and how to use them, and it provides numerous examples and real-world experiences from some of the best traders around.

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Options Trading FAQs

Brush up on some basic knowledge with our options trading FAQs

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Options Trading Glossary

Expand your knowledge by understanding basic options trading terminology

4 Essential Rules to Winning at Options Trading ebook

4 Essential
Rules

Learn the options trading rules Bob Lang lives by in this free ebook.

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Chart of the Week

Every week, Bob dives into the chart of a stock, ETF or index that looks promising and analyzes his findings