Trading Implied Volatility

Trading Implied Volatility is a key concept for option traders. Even if you are a beginner, you should try to have at least a basic understanding. Options with a high Implied Volatility are more expensive than options with low IV. This knowledge gives us an advantage when we sell options and receive option premium. Option volatility is reflected by the […]

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Implied Volatility Explanation

  Volatility can be defined by how much the price of an underlying can fluctuate during a certain period of time. The volatility of the underlying instrument plays a big role in the pricing of the options. In the option market, traders care about historical volatility and implied volatility. We focus on Implied Volatility. We sell options with high Implied […]

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Implied volatility as a trading tool

Implied volatility as a trading tool

Implied Volatility is important when you are selling options. It is a great trading tool that shows you how much potential the stock can move according the market’s opinion. It doesn’t give a clue which direction it is going to move though. If implied volatility is high, the market expects that the stock can move largely. When the stock has […]

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