Futures, Commodities, & Options

The derivatives markets have exploded in popularity, trading volume, and complexity over the years, providing more investing and trading choices than ever before. Whether making a directional bet, volatility play, or hedging risk, derivatives allow you to calibrate every position to maximize profit and minimize risk. Learn powerful analysis methods, diverse trade set-ups, and execution techniques from top professional investors and traders.

Articles on Futures, Commodities, & Options

Friday certainly left something to be desired. We viewed Thursday’s CPI data as the biggest hurdle on the week, and it was, states Bill Baruch of Blue Line Futures.
The path of least resistance for stocks remains up for now, as the S&P 500 (SPX) finally closed above the 4200 resistance area, although money continues to rotate from past leadership sectors to new areas, explains Joe Duarte of In the Money Options.
As an options trader, you have to take risks in order to produce a nice return, states Bob Lang of Explosive Options.
Environmentalists have gone full Animal House with the recent shut down of the Keystone XL Pipeline, says Phil Flynn of the PRICE Futures Group.
Discovery Silver (Toronto:DSV) (OTC:DSVSF) is a company you have to know about as a serious silver investor, asserts Peter Krauth, editor of Silver Stock Investor.
The economy is opening up a lot faster than expected, and the push to “go green” is also accelerating. That combination is particularly positive for copper, which is the most cyclically sensitive of all commodities, notes Tony Sagami, editor of Weiss Ultimate Portfolio.
In the latest edition of Market Review, Larry Gaines of Power Cycle Trading explains a Long Call Condor trade example on Amazon (AMZN) that’s structured to provide a 7-to-1 Reward-to-Risk.
A digital option is basically a binary bet that some event will occur by or at a given date, explains Boris Schlossberg of BK Asset Management.
This week’s price action across U.S. benchmarks has been broadly mixed. The S&P is unchanged, the Russell 2000 is up 2.5%, and whereas the NQ is +0.5%, the Dow is -0.5%., states Bill Baruch of Blue Line Futures.
Brien Lundin is a leading specialist in smaller-cap and lower-priced mining stocks; in his Gold Newsletter, the advisor highlights a trio of gold and silver opportunities.

Experts on Futures, Commodities, & Options



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Everyone is looking to cut through the uncertainty right now and find those winning trades in this pandemic. No matter where you look, misinformation and lies are everywhere. The only thing that doesn't lie is historical market data straight from the source. For almost 20 years, Matt Choi, CMT has been turning this data into profitable options strategies. In this presentation, he will show you his best performing Quant strategy in 2021. In particular, Mr. Choi will go through step-by-step:

  1. How to collect and analyze free public stock data available online
  2. How to interpret the findings and use this edge to double your money using options

After attending Matt Choi's session, you'll understand why Quants are by far the best performing traders today.



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For qualified investors, Twitter and web traffic can be utilized to predict the movements of the world's most liquid macro futures.
At Preferred Coin Exchange we believe there is a better way to increase your net worth. An alternative, more creative way where we come alongside you, taking a consultative approach. We provide a tailored experience specifically to meet your financial goals. What are we so passionate about? The world's rarest coins. Our mission is to share their stories and get them in the hands of people that are looking for a different way to invest so that they can own the story. We desire to earn your business and believe that the strategies we put forth work because they are tailored to you.


In this tutorial, 41-year gold market veteran Dana Samuelson will explain why gold hit record highs last August, why it corrected to cyclical lows in March, and why it is now rebounding again. Mr. Samuelson will identify and demystify the gold price drivers and elaborate on why the recent market gyrations are a normal market correction in an ongoing bull market. He'll also explain what he anticipates happening in the gold, silver, platinum, and palladium markets in the coming 12 to 24 months.
Craig Bewick, senior director of client development and sales at CME Group, will discuss the fundamentals behind the new contract, which at 1/10 the size of one bitcoin, will provide active traders with a new cost-efficient tool to manage bitcoin exposure. This webinar will also explore the evolution of crypto derivatives, review the differences between futures and spot crypto trading, and examine volatility in the market. Mr. Bewick will illustrate different Micro Bitcoin futures trading examples and provide information on how to get started with Micro Bitcoin futures.
At Preferred Coin Exchange we believe there is a better way to increase your net worth. An alternative, more creative way where we come alongside you, taking a consultative approach. We provide a tailored experience specifically to meet your financial goals. What are we so passionate about? The world's rarest coins. Our mission is to share their stories and get them in the hands of people that are looking for a different way to invest so that they can own the story. We desire to earn your business and believe that the strategies we put forth work because they are tailored to you.


Why gold and silver? Why now? Join us for an economic overview of 2021 covering big government spending, high debt, and inflation dangers.
In this action-packed session, Boris Schlossberg, co-founder of BK Forex and 60SecondInvestor, will take you on a journey through the momentum one of the most misunderstood strategies of all time. He will show you why it works across all markets, all instruments, and all time and why it will continue to work in the future. Mr. Schlossberg will also share with you the specific stock index futures strategy that he trades with his members every single day.
Weekly options strategies become supercharged when combined with well-devised, daily directional signals. In this presentation, Seth Freudberg, head trader of SMB Capital's options desk, shares how SMB Capital has really developed a systematic trading system merging the intelligence of a powerful trading signal with a particular options spread that exploits that signal in an optimal way.

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The growth of financial futures has been one of the most remarkable success stories in the markets. Their age is relatively green at just a little over 50 years old. Originally created to help farmers hedge against price changes between crop planting and harvesting, futures have grown since then to include interest rates, foreign exchange, metals, energy, weather, and even Bitcoin.

Whether trading agricultural commodities, energy futures, metals, stock indexes, or even the softs; futures provide the best bang for your buck. But leverage is a two-sided blade. In this section, MoneyShow.com trading experts provide a deep dive into the current futures market activity and price action to help you find ways to strengthen your portfolio, while mitigating risk and exploiting opportunities in these diverse markets.

Discover unique and critical futures trading strategies to help you generate more consistent profits and better manage your portfolio risk. From in-depth futures market economics to spread trading, you will take away new knowledge to help you better identify trading opportunities. Our contributors will share with you their time-tested commodities investing strategies and futures trading strategies. The insights you will learn will help you in your investing or trading with market intelligence that you cannot find elsewhere.

At the same time, the opportunities now available to individual traders in the option arena are astounding, having exploded in volume and complexity in recent years, offering option traders the ability to trade, hedge, or speculate in just about any stock, ETF, or commodity.

Our goal in these pages is to start you down the path of options trading and help you avoid many of the pitfalls that beginning options traders experience. Some of the top names in trading will familiarize you with options—what they are, how they work, and what opportunities they present. You’ll learn practical knowledge about when it is appropriate to buy/sell puts or calls, covered-call writing strategies, and advice on when to use each of these strategies. More experienced traders will learn profitable options trading strategies to help you make more money and better manage your portfolio risk.