Volatility Trading Strategies for the Beginning Trader

By Brian M. Reiser Volatility trading strategies are, as the name suggests, strategies you can use to profit from volatility trading, which is different from traditional trading.
In conventional investing, when an investor buys a stock, it very much matters which direction the stock price goes. If the price goes up, they will make money, and if it goes down, they will lose money. The opposite is true in short selling. When you short sell a stock, you make money when the price goes down and you lose money when the price goes up.
Volatility trading can be different because when you trade on volatility with …read more