Matthew "Whiz" Buckley

Matthew "Whiz" Buckley is the Founder and CEO of Top Gun Options, an exclusive provider of options training and practical trading applications for options traders of all skill levels. He is also the founder of Strike Fighter Financial LLC, a business-consulting firm specializing in leadership development, risk management and strategic planning for Fortune 500 companies and related organizations. He¿s also a Managing Partner and Chief Financial Strategist at Wealth Creation Investing. Buckley flew the F/A-18 Hornet for the U.S. Navy. He's a graduate of TOPGUN, has close to 400 carrier landings and flew 44 combat sorties over southern Iraq. After leaving active duty, he served as a Managing Director at a Wall Street volatility arbitrage options firm and was a founder and the CEO of a financial media company. He is an internationally recognized speaker and combined his experiences in the military and corporate America in his first book "From Sea Level to C Level."

Recent Articles By The Author

Using Rally to Go Long Volatility

Using Rally to Go Long Volatility

While we are market neutral, we are playing options on VXX.

Firing Line: Bullish Options Trade on Volatility

Firing Line: Bullish Options Trade on Volatility

Here's a bull put spread designed to deliver profits as long as volatility remains elevated.

Options Trade on Cirrus Logic

Options Trade on Cirrus Logic

Its price movement isn't correlated to the market, an advantage if there's a broad market collapse.

Options Trade on BHP Billiton

Options Trade on BHP Billiton

This is a bit of a riskier trade and we purposefully made it fairly small.

Options Trade on Green Mountain Coffee

Options Trade on Green Mountain Coffee

Green Mountain Coffee Roasters has found 'new support' around recent levels, and there's another another opportunity to sell a credit spread and potentially profit.