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Can Options Assignment Cause Margin Call?
Guest post on the SteadOptions.com site by Christopher B. Welsh where he describes how the assignment of short (sold) call options can result in receiving a margin call from your broker.
How we Trade Calendar Spreads
Article by Kim Klaiman of Steady Options with some advice and recommendations for trading calendar spreads.
Trading an Iron Condor: The Basics
Steady Options guide to trading Iron Condors. Covers the key areas such as deciding how close to the money spreads should be placed as well as the potential risk to capital of allowing one side of an Iron Condor to go in the money.
Can you really make 10% per month with Iron Condors?
Article with a checklist for entering Iron Condors, including recommendations about selling volatility when the VIX (Volatility Index) exceeds certain thresholds and managing risks.
Why Iron Condors are NOT an ATM machine
SteadyOptions.com article advising options traders to manage their expectations about the scale of returns possible with Iron Condor options strategies.
How We Trade Straddle Option Strategy
Alerts and Options education service, SteadyOptions.com describes how they trade straddles, in particular over earnings announcements for stock options and also as what they refer to as 'black swan insurance' against large and unexpected movements in th
The Risks of Weekly Credit Spreads
Cautionary article from SteadyOptions.com about using weekly options for credit spread strategies (including Iron Condors).