Tag: jade lizard

Two Options Strategies that Take Advantage of Inflated Volatility


As someone who focuses more on premium selling options strategies I am constantly scouring my watch list of highly-liquid ETFs and stocks for opportunities based on inflated levels of implied volatility. Recently, my watch list has highlighted several glaring opportunities. One such trading opportunity is in the iShares MSCI Brazil ETF (EWZ). As you can… Read more »

A Risk-Free Iron Condor? Jade Lizard? Tell Me More…


I’ve been using traditional iron condors for years. And there is no doubt that iron condors are one of my favorite strategies. But, when the opportunity presents itself, I favor a strategy similar to an iron condor, but with a slight twist…the jade lizard options strategy. Weird name, I know, but it seems almost all options… Read more »