Volatility Risk

Volatility Risk Volatility risk is on. An in depth look at volatility and what it means to the markets. Today saw the largest move in volatility in several months. Are the markets pricing in the FOMC announcement in advance? Is there more downside to come? Find out!

Volatility Futures Says Risk is Here

Volatility Futures Says Risk is Here Volatility futures scream higher which signifies risk in the market. Find out the key stocks that are holding the market higher. Will these key stocks hold into the rest of the year or will they breakdown?

Implied Volatility Scans

Implied Volatility Scans Comfortable with Implied Volatility? Now take your knowledge to the next level; learn to scan throughout markets finding precisely the implied volatility candidate you are searching for in seconds.

NYSE Bans Stop Orders

NYSE Bans Stop Orders NYSE bans stop orders. Should you care? TheoTrade takes the position of a professional trader and says no! Because no professional trader uses stop orders. They are ineffective. TheoTrade shows you a better way to manage your risk.

Market Divergence

Market Divergence Let's take a look inside the markets at the indexes. The QQQ has been outperforming all the other indexes. When you drill down inside the QQQ you find only a handful of stocks are leading the charge. What happens when these stock break?  Find out!

Stocks to Watch Right Now

Stocks to Watch What stocks to watch? While the overall market is flat on the year. There are only handful of stocks that are up and up big on the year. Don Kaufman shows you how to identify the stocks to watch for the rest of the year. These are the stocks to watch so…

Save Time and Scan

Scan for Trades TheoTrade's, geek extraordinaire, Don Kaufman goes on an all-out rant pertaining to why looking at charts should be left in 1999 and scanning is a traders tool for the here and now. Save time and scan for what you are looking for!

Why You Got Stopped Out of a Trade?

Why You Got Stopped Out of a Trade? Have you been stopped out of a trade? Sure you have, admitting it is the first step. Learn the mathematics behind why you got stopped out and how to avoid the pitfalls of classical trading ideals. You may never look at stop orders the same again

Oil Trading Alert - Crude Oil Falls Below $40

Oil Trading Oil Trading Alert - Crude Oil falls below $40. Don Kaufman analyzes the key oil sector. There are other oil trading products you can trade. XLE has a head and shoulders pattern. Will the S&P crack with oil trading lower or can the S&P climb higher in spite of oil? Oil traders may…

Expected Move Explained by Don Kaufman

Expected Move Don Kaufman explains how to find the expected move for any option chain in the thinkorswim platform and the probability of success when trading options. Free E-book The Rebel's Guide to Trading Options: The Basics and Beyond