Join options professionals from Fidelity Investments and CBOE as they team up for an educational event designed to help you become a more confident investor. You'll learn about index options, how to navigate volatility, and we’ll cover our top three index strategies
Important: These sessions will NOT be recorded.
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Session 1: Index options basics
2:00 p.m. – 2:50 p.m. ET
We will discuss security basics, trading and settlement characteristics advantages and how to use them strategically.
Session 2: Volatility for beginners
3:00 p.m. – 3:50 p.m. ET
Does volatility scare you? Is volatility bad? Our speakers will give you a better understanding of volatility and where there may be opportunity. Topics include:
- Historic and implied volatility
- The VIX
- The importance of timeframes and timing
Session 3: Top three index strategies
4:00 p.m. – 4:50 p.m. ET
In this session, we will cover directional trading: buying calls and puts and how to hedge your portfolio using our top three index strategies.
Options trading entails significant risk and is not appropriate for all investors. Certain complex options strategies carry additional risk. Before trading options, please read Characteristics and Risks of Standardized Options. Supporting documentation for any claims, if applicable, will be furnished upon request.
There are additional costs associated with option strategies that call for multiple purchases and sales of options, such as spreads, straddles, and collars, as compared with a single option trade.