- Learn through live online sessions that cover the basics of options trading to advanced options trading strategies.
- Tailor their experience from a selection of 12 specialized sessions.
- Discover best-in-class trading tools 1 and resources to help turn options strategies into action.
|Time (ET)||Foundations Track Designed to give you more confidence and knowledge in trading options .||Beyond Basics Track Designed to give options traders insight into more advanced strategies.|
|11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.||Introduction to Options Get an overview of the basic concepts and terminology of options.||Vertical Spreads Get an introduction to spread trading with two basic "vertical" strategies: bull call spreads and bear put spreads.|
|12:15-1:15 p.m.||Options for Speculation Learn how to consider, plan, and execute a trade using options as a substitute for stock.||Put Writing Strategies Learn how to build trades with a variety of risk/reward profiles, including protection against a sharp move down.|
|1:30-2:30 p.m.||Options for Income Understand how covered call writing can be used for potential portfolio income.||Diagonal Spreads Discover how the concept of theta arbitrage may help improve returns and manage risk.|
|2:45-3:45 p.m.||Options for Protection Learn how put options can help protect an individual stock position and how they can be used to manage a broad portfolio.||Using the Greeks Discover options pricing models, the important outputs from a model, and how to use the Greeks.|
|4:00-5:00 p.m.||Options Huddle Join a live examination of options case studies from a variety of angles.||Introduction to Options on Futures Learn about options on futures, how they compare to stock options, and how they can be employed in a trading strategy.|
|5:15-6:15 p.m.||Tools for Options Traders I Demonstration of the core options trading tools, along with a look at more advanced tools.||Tools for Options Traders II Demonstration of the tools to manage options trading like a pro.|
|(1)||In StockBrokers.com's 2017 Online Broker Review of 16 firms across more than 300 variables, E*TRADE was awarded #1 Live Chat Support Industry Award along with five Best in Class awards for Overall, Offering of Investments, Research, Investor Education, and Mobile Trading. E*TRADE's star ratings for all category rankings out of 5: Overall (4 stars), Commissions & Fees (2.5 stars), Offering of Investments (4 stars), Platforms and Tools (4 stars), Research (4.5 stars), Customer Service (4 stars), Mobile Trading (4.5 stars), Ease of Use (4.5 stars), Education (4.5 stars), Order Execution (2.5 stars), New Investors (4 stars), Options Trading (4 stars), Active Trading (4 stars) and Banking (3.5 stars). OptionsHouse was awarded #1 Web Based Platform Industry Award along with four Best in Class awards for Commissions & Fees, Mobile Trading, New Investors, and Options Trading. OptionsHouse's star ratings for all category rankings out of 5: Overall (4 stars), Commissions & Fees (4.5 stars), Offering of Investments (4 stars), Platforms and Tools (3.5 stars), Research (2 stars), Customer Service (4 stars), Mobile Trading (4.5 stars), Ease of Use (4 stars), Education (1.5 stars), Order Execution (2 stars), New Investors (4.5 stars), Options Trading (5 stars), Active Trading (4 stars), and Banking (0.5 stars). Read the 2017 Online Broker Review.|
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