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Coming Up
Nov 29 2022
2:00 pm - EST

Options Collars – Associated Risks and Benefits

OIC's Mat Cashman will be discussing the collar strategy, its risks and benefits, and potential situations where investors may choose to establish collars during this webinar. MORE

Contributed By: OCC

Coming Up
Dec 20 2022
2:00 pm - EST

Weekly Options, Monthly Options, and LEAPS

Join OIC's Mat Cashman as he walks you through everything you need to know about Weekly Options, Monthly Options, and LEAPS. He will discuss pricing, risk, and position management and how you can build strategies in all three. MORE

Contributed By: OCC

Aired On
Oct 18 2022
2:00 pm - EDT

How Dividends Can Affect Options

During this webinar Mat Cashman will discuss: How Dividends may affect option pricing; Ex-dividend dates and the risk of early assignment; What option holders and option writers should understand. MORE

Contributed By: OCC

Aired On
Sep 22 2022
2:00 pm - EDT

The Language of Options

During this presentation, you'll learn about: A review of Call and Puts; New Options Listings; Opening and Closing Transactions; Exercise and Assignment; Moneyness of Options. MORE

Contributed By: OCC

Aired On
Aug 24 2022
2:00 pm - EDT

The Relative Value Framework

During this presentation, we will discuss: Historical vs. Implied volatilities; What is Relative Value?; The Building Blocks of Relative Value Strategies; Volatility Ratios and how to Interpret them; Possible bumps in the Road. MORE

Contributed By: OCC

Aired On
Jul 19 2022
2:00 pm - EDT

Key Points to Know About Selling Options

Rights / Obligations; Moneyness; Time Value and Volatility; Exercise / Assignment; Pin Risk. MORE

Contributed By: OCC

Aired On
Jun 08 2022
2:00 pm - EDT

The Directional Butterfly

During this presentation, you’ll learn about: A recap of Vertical Spreads; Traditional Butterflies; Directional Butterflies – Bearish and Bullish; Strike Selection; Managing Positions at Expiration. MORE

Contributed By: OCC

Aired On
May 12 2022
2:00 pm - EDT

Volatility Trading Strategies

During this presentation, we will discuss: Long Straddles and Long Strangles; Short Straddles vs. Iron Butterflies; Short Strangle vs. Iron Condor; Choosing strikes and Duration; Profit and Loss Calculations, and Managing Positions at Expiration. MORE

Contributed By: OCC

Aired On
Apr 14 2022
2:00 pm - EDT

Put/Call Parity, Synthetics, and the Effect of Interest Rates on Options Prices

During this discussion, we will cover: Cost of Carry and Interest Rates; The Definition of Parity; Arbitrage; Parity in Theory – and in Practice; and - Synthetic Stock, Synthetic Calls, and Synthetic Puts. MORE

Contributed By: OCC

Aired On
Mar 24 2022
2:00 pm - EDT

Demystifying the Greeks

Investors will hear about: Delta; Gamma; Theta; Vega; Rho. MORE

Contributed By: OCC

Aired On
Feb 17 2022
2:00 pm - EST

What to Know Before Buying Options

During a free, live webinar, investors will learn about: Rights / Obligations; Introduction to the Greeks; Intrinsic vs. Extrinsic Value; Exercise / Assignment; Historic vs. Implied Volatility. MORE

Contributed By: OCC

Aired On
Jan 20 2022
2:00 pm - EST

Options Basics – Core Concepts and Fundamentals

During this presentation, we will discuss: Stock trading vs. options trading; The flexibility of options; Option types; Rights and obligations; Standard contract terms. MORE

Contributed By: OCC

Aired On
Dec 13 2021
12:00 pm - EST

Options Pricing, Volatility, and Parity

Edward Modla, Executive Director of Investor Education at OCC and a former options market maker, will describe the key components of an options price. Additionally, Edward will explain how options prices work in tandem with stock prices to eliminate arbitrage opportunities. MORE

Contributed By: OCC

Aired On
Nov 16 2021
12:00 pm - EST

Volatility Concepts for Options Investors

Join Edward J Modla of OCC for a free webinar, Volatility Concepts for Options Investors, so you can better understand what changes in volatility may mean for options. You'll learn about: Historical volatility; Implied volatility; The concept of historical implied volatility; Examples, calculations and more. MORE

Contributed By: OCC

Aired On
Oct 14 2021
2:00 pm - EDT

Understanding the Iron Condor

Join former market maker and current OIC instructor Ed Modla for a free, live overview of the iron condor strategy, which will discuss: Vertical spreads; Strike and expiration selection; The risk/reward profile of the strategy; Variations including staggering quantity and strike selection; Implied volatility skew. MORE

Contributed By: OCC

Aired On
Sep 22 2021
12:00 pm - EDT

Key Points to Know About Selling Options

When it comes to investing, buying is where many people start. But every time there's a buyer, there's a seller, too. In this webinar, you'll learn how selling calls and puts is a very different strategy than buying. You'll see that while selling brings opportunity, it also has its own set of risks. MORE

Contributed By: OCC

Aired On
Aug 19 2021
12:00 pm - EDT

Bullish and Bearish Strategies

In this session, Edward J Modla of OCC will look at how investors can incorporate single and multi-leg option strategies when they have a particular view about the direction of a stock or ETF. MORE

Contributed By: OCC

Aired On
Jul 08 2021
12:00 pm - EDT

Understanding Option Collars

For many options investors, collars can be a core strategy. Generally, collars are created by combining an income opportunity with a protective aspect around a long stock position - but knowing the details is critical. Join Edward J Modla of OCC, a former market maker, to learn about traditional collars as well as variants. MORE

Contributed By: OCC

Aired On
May 18 2021
12:00 pm - EDT

Protective Puts & Stock Repair Strategies

We’ve all heard how risky options trading can be. But did you know that options are often used to mitigate risk or help recover from a losing trade? If you've ever thought about how you might protect long stock or ETF positions, or how to recover from a position that's gone against you, please... MORE

Contributed By: OCC

Aired On
Mar 16 2021
12:00 pm - ET

How Options Can Be Used to Generate Positive Cash Flow

Every investor should know how to get more out of their stocks and ETFs. Join us if you’re curious about potentially making your investments more productive with options. MORE

Contributed By: OCC

Aired On
Feb 16 2021
12:00 pm - EDT

Options Pricing and Core Concepts

he options universe has its own special terms that are critical for investors to understand before they commit capital. MORE

Contributed By: OCC

Aired On
Jan 12 2021
12:00 pm - EDT

Building Your Options Trade

If you’re starting out with options or if you’re interested in a refresher course, then don’t miss this upcoming webinar. MORE

Contributed By: OCC

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