Category Archives: Paragon Options

Paragon Options – Nobody Ever Went Broke Taking a Profit

Paragon Options – Nobody Ever Went Broke Taking a Profit

Paragon Options – Nobody Ever Went Broke Taking a Profit

In today’s post we are looking at something slightly different in ParagonOptions.  In the past month or so we have been broadening the range of products we trade to include ETF’s instead of just purely futures options. As well as obviously enabling us to trade a wider basket of products, it also allows us to […]

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The Weekly Call – Trade Setups for the Week of May 17th

The Weekly Call – Trade Setups for the Week of May 17th

The Weekly Call – Trade Setups for the Week of May 17th

The Weekly Call provides perspective on high-quality setups and trading strategies focused in the Commodity world.. My current performance shows a 416% return since October 2016. The purpose of this blog is to demonstrate how to swing trade futures using our methodology to select high-quality setups and manage the trade with our risk management approach. […]

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Options Education – A Ratio Spread on the S&P500

Options Education – A Ratio Spread on the S&P500

Options Education – A Ratio Spread on the S&P500

Paragon Options is our futures option service which is intended to manage the risk of trading futures with various options strategies. This is an education article that we hope will expand your understanding of options as well as provide you with a trading idea for this week. This weeks blog post  is looking at a […]

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Using a Calendar Spread to exploit High Volatility in the S&P500

Using a Calendar Spread to exploit High Volatility in the S&P500

Using a Calendar Spread to exploit High Volatility in the S&P500

This is a blog post for Paragon options showing one of our current live trades using the S&P500.  This strategy is a calendar put spread using a long 2700 ES Futures put out in June and selling weekly options against it.  The S&P 500 weekly options currently have a very high implied volatility and so […]

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The Weekly Call – Trade Setups for the Week of December 22nd

The Weekly Call – Trade Setups for the Week of December 22nd

The Weekly Call – Trade Setups for the Week of December 22nd

The Weekly Call provides perspective on high-quality setups and trading strategies focused in the Commodity world.. My current performance shows a 407% return since October 2016. The purpose of this blog is to demonstrate how to swing trade futures using our methodology to select high-quality setups and manage the trade with our risk management approach. […]

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The Weekly Call – Trade Setups for the Week of September 8th

The Weekly Call – Trade Setups for the Week of September 8th

The Weekly Call – Trade Setups for the Week of September 8th

The Weekly Call provides perspective on high-quality setups and trading strategies focused in the Commodity world.. My current performance shows a 411% return since October 2016. My goal for this year by October is to have a 450% return for three years of running this blog, I am well on my way. The purpose of […]

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Trading Crude Oil Using a Custom Futures Options Position

Trading Crude Oil Using a Custom Futures Options Position

Trading Crude Oil Using a Custom Futures Options Position

In our last free commodity trading webinar we looked at a geared risk reversal with short calls in oil.  This blog post will go through this trading strategy in detail. With the recent moves in crude oil we are looking to put on an upside trading strategy that would allow us to capture a good […]

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