• TruffelPig
    What is the best options strategy to capture big movement in a stock up and down? Looking at $MNK.
    12/6/12
    Reply (6)
    • FortSumter: strangle - better play for larger moves than straddle
      12/6/12
    • FortSumter: careful of when you buy cuz the IV can eat your profits
      12/6/12
    • Ocean Man: Yep, strangle, take profits on the side that wins first and wait for the other to come back.
      12/7/12
    • TruffelPig: TY FS and Ocean
      12/7/12
    • EK22: could you give an example of an options strategy that you would use here?
      12/17/12
    • conspicuous consumer: I bought a couple of long calls with a $25 strike back when QCOR was trading around $20. Sold them yesterday for a nice profit.
      12/27/12