Slope of Hope Blog Posts

Slope initially began as a blog, so this is where most of the website’s content resides. Here we have tens of thousands of posts dating back over a decade. These are listed in reverse chronological order. Click on any category icon below to see posts tagged with that particular subject, or click on a word in the category cloud on the right side of the screen for more specific choices.

Jade Lizard Options Strategy

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I receive an overwhelming amount of emails asking about how to invest in bitcoin, cryptocurrencies and the like. Unfortunately, as a quant-based trader/investor, I always want probabilities on my side, so buying into one of the thousand or so cryptos just isn’t my style.

However, we are starting to see some liquid products with options move into the crypto market and that is something that draws my attention. But before I get to an example of a potential trade, I also want to discuss the strategy I will be using.

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The Complete Guide to Poor Man’s Covered Puts – Trade in IWM

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Today I want to discuss a bearish income strategy that allows you to define your risk while simultaneously using less capital. The strategy is known as a poor man’s covered put.

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How a Covered Strangle Can Greatly Enhance Your Return

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Several weeks ago, I wrote about short strangles and how they offer investors one of the highest-probability strategies on the market. If managed correctly, short strangles are an incredible strategy. But the capital required can be steep, so most investors shy away. Plus, the thought of being naked on both sides of a trade (call and put) can potentially lead to a few sleepless nights—that is, if managing risk is an afterthought.

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High Probability SMH Trade

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What is high-probability options trading?

I am often amazed by the lack of common sense when it comes to investing. Investors seek the best possible information, but unfortunately most turn to the wrong sources.

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The Law All Options Traders Should Follow

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The foundation of all quantitative or statistically-based options traders rests on one statistical law – The Law of Large Numbers.

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