Regarding the new Volatility Matrix page, I received absolutely no bug reports or improvement suggestions, so it seems that it is already perfect (!) Anyway, we have made a few cosmetic tweaks, including the addition of some social sharing buttons. Give it a try.
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.
You will be pleased to know that our IV Rank feature, introduced fewer than 100 hours ago, has already been substantially improved.
Volatility, which SlopeCharts already has here, measures the implied volatility of a given financial instrument based upon its options pricing. The volatility varies from instrument to instrument, but for any one instrument, it’s the relative volatility that is of interest to us.(more…)
Over in the lunatic asylum of /WSB, there was a guy who decided to plow virtually the entirely of his account into, shall we say, a risky bet.
Specifically, he bought about $100,000 of out-of-the-money AMZN puts that expire next Friday. I know, right?(more…)