The Option Alpha Podcast

By Kirk Du Plessis

At Option Alpha we are devoted to empowering traders with simple, powerful tools supported by world-class research and education. For far too long the options industry has been fragmented, lagging, and unnecessarily complex. By developing industry-first automation technology, enhancing data and information accessibility, and nurturing our thriving community at every level, Option Alpha is changing the way people trade options forever. We’re more than just a software company; we’re leading a movement of traders at every level who are unlocking more freedom through improved and expanded options.

  1. 1.
    208: The Importance of Deep Work for Traders
    33:38
  2. 2.
    207: The Option Alpha "Handbook"
    47:20
  3. 3.
    206: Trendy Short Put Spread [Bot Talk]
    1:26:38
  4. 4.
    205: Hedging vs. Diversifying
    36:24
  5. 5.
    204: How to Intelligently Use SmartStops
    21:48
  6. 6.
    203: Interview w/ Pete Mulmat - Futures And The Small Exchange
    51:55
  7. 7.
    202: 8 Popular Decision Recipes for Automated Trading
    34:03
  8. 8.
    201: Interview w/ Jason Goepfert of SentimenTrader.com
    45:53
  1. 9.
    200: A Case Study on the Volatility of Bid-Ask Spreads
    34:18
  2. 10.
    199: Automated Does Not Mean Unattended
    46:04
  3. 11.
    198: State of the Union: Same Mission, Better Tools
    1:08:28
  4. 12.
    197: Fully Automated Trend Trading w/ Stocks Or Options
    1:05:18
  5. 13.
    196: Hedging Short Naked Puts
    44:13
  6. 14.
    195: Short-Term Performance Of Long-Term Strategies
    1:06:00
  7. 15.
    194: Interview w/ Cameron Skinner
    46:14
  8. 16.
    193: An Automated Way To Start VIX Hedging
    45:38
  9. 17.
    192: Deep Dive Into Options Assignment & Exercising
    50:06
  10. 18.
    191: The 13 Investor Biases That Ruin Your Performance
    59:30
  11. 19.
    190: A Zillion Ways You Can Save Money To Invest
    40:59
  12. 20.
    189: We're Launching The 1st Automated Trading Platform for Options
    1:05:21
  13. 21.
    188: Options Trading Taxes For All Traders
    1:17:47
  14. 22.
    187: 15 Options Expiration Questions Answered
    34:22
  15. 23.
    186: Vacation Checklist for Option Traders
    29:36
  16. 24.
    185: How To Execute And Fill Options Trades
    50:52
  17. 25.
    184: Adjustments Followed By Assignment [FXI Case Study]
    50:40
  18. 26.
    183: The Predictive Power of Investor Sentiment
    39:58
  19. 27.
    182: Trading Psychology & Emotional Intelligence for Options Traders
    47:40
  20. 28.
    181: Correlation Research Suggests Diversification Fails When You Need It Most
    58:13
  21. 29.
    180: The Best Covered Call Management Techniques
    35:06
  22. 30.
    179: LEAPS Option Contracts - A Complete Guide For Traders
    46:21
  23. 31.
    178: Box Spread Basics for Options Traders
    44:27
  24. 32.
    177: The Trader's Guide to Index Options
    35:34
  25. 33.
    176: Protective Put Strategy Researching Findings
    38:11
  26. 34.
    175: The Impact of Volatility On Options
    51:09
  27. 35.
    174: We Stopped Trading Earnings After We Saw This New Research
    1:05:43
  28. 36.
    173: The Misbehavior of Markets - Exclusive Interview w/ Co-Author Richard Hudson
    1:19:13
  29. 37.
    172: Mastering Covered Calls (Free Audiobook)
    2:01:03
  30. 38.
    171: Covered Calls - Top 3 Performance Insights From New Research
    29:14
  31. 39.
    170: The 5 Critical Factors for ANY Trading Strategy
    24:29
  32. 40.
    169: Interview w/ Kevin Davitt - Former Market Maker & CBOE Senior Instructor
    1:03:17
  33. 41.
    168: The 27 Biggest Options Trading Fears
    47:47
  34. 42.
    167: Options Trading Profit Targets - When Should You Break The Rules?
    22:18
  35. 43.
    166: Understanding The Put Call Ratio The Right Way
    22:27
  36. 44.
    165: Trading Options? Here Are The 11 "Golden Rules" To Follow
    56:20
  37. 45.
    164: The 2 Major Problems With Buying Options During Low IV Markets
    24:06
  38. 46.
    163: The 5 Month "Grind" Following XLE Short Put Option Assignment
    41:52
  39. 47.
    162: The Top 8 Investor Biases That Cloud Our Judgement When Trading
    31:51
  40. 48.
    161: Interview w/ Kevin Smith & Tavi Costa of Crescat Capital
    44:41
  41. 49.
    160: Option Alpha's New Auto-Trading Platform Updates
    1:34:29
  42. 50.
    159: How To Build An Options Portfolio With Just $3,000
    54:24

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