Volatility Views 27: Stealing the Mean
Volatility Review: A bit of a roller coaster ride with the S&P 500 and VIX -- A general rally in the broad market and a resulting sell-off in the VIX going into this weekend. Don gives a review of the ever-unfolding and crazy world of Euro vol. Plus, Mark Sebastian's week in review.
Volatility Viewpoint: A continuation of the discussion about skew, kurtosis, etc. Why don't we remove the mean in our volatility formula and why doing it this way is a better hedge for options traders.
Listener Mailbag: Volatility Trading for RetailHi Guys: I imagine I am one of the many retail options traders who regularly tune into your program, even though much of it is way over my head. I've heard you guys discuss delta neutral trading in the past. My question is whether you think this is an appropriate strategy for retail options traders to adopt. Is it viable to trade delta neutral with a regular online brokerage account these days? Also, I know Mark Longo