Just wondering when does a trader become a gambler?
From day one...
"The Bull" by John Locke seems to be working well.
In what year was the SPX 2181?
atticus / riskarb
Does anyone know if this will consequently cause a reduction in the margin requirements for short ES options?
Google "risk reversal".
I also have a PM account (IB-US), I trade many short naked SPX options every month, and havent seen any notice.
i.e. entertaining IMO :D
I'm betting it was botpro again.
botpro? is this you darling?
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If I could time S&P bottoms as well as you do, I would just buy ES each time I get that signal.
When writing options, you must be hedged. Otherwise you will eventually blow up.
No, NOT cool. It is not possible to be positive gamma in using short options only.
Listen dude. Put down your crack pipe for a sec and listen. You keep asking and answering your own questions in an endless circle that might make...
If you are counting on a hypothesis that when PEP will fall to 88.3 then the 90 put option will trade for $1.7 then I am afraid you are going to...
your patience is admirable
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