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Options Talk with OIC

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The Options Industry Council was created to educate investors and their financial advisors about the benefits and risks of exchange-traded equity options. This podcast series will feature discussions with industry experts and exchange professionals about the latest topics that are impacting the options industry.

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The Options Industry Council was created to educate investors and their financial advisors about the benefits and risks of exchange-traded equity options. This podcast series will feature discussions with industry experts and exchange professionals about the latest topics that are impacting the options industry.

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By Dk1128 - Oct 03 2011
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Great podcasts for learning about options. Easy to understand, even while driving.

iTunes Ratings

9 Ratings
Average Ratings
7
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1
1
0

Great podcasts

By Dk1128 - Oct 03 2011
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Great podcasts for learning about options. Easy to understand, even while driving.
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Options Talk with OIC

Latest release on Jul 26, 2012

The Best Episodes Ranked Using User Listens

Updated by OwlTail 8 days ago

Rank #1: Supplementing Your Income with Options

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This podcast focuses on how options can be used to potentially increase income in an investor’s portfolio. Joe Harwood from the OIC Help Desk and OIC Instructor Barry Nobel share their perspectives with host Joe Burgoyne.

Jun 30 2010

14mins

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Rank #2: Understanding the Buy-Write and Covered Call

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Phil Gocke, Managing Director for OIC and Joe Harwood from OCC's Investor Services speak with host Joe Burgoyne about two important strategies that utilizes options the buy-write and the covered call. This podcast will highlight the differences between the two strategies, how these strategies can be used and the potential risks and rewards.

Dec 07 2011

13mins

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Rank #3: Introduction to Tax Straddles

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Tax attorney Bill Paul from Covington & Burling LLP joins host Joe Burgoyne to discussing tax straddle rules. Bill will explain, in layman's terms, rules for deferring losses, the impact on the holding period, and the capitalization of charges.

Nov 09 2011

14mins

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Rank #4: Tax Treatment of Qualified Covered Calls

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Host Joe Burgoyne and options tax expert Bill Paul from Covington & Burling LLP wrap up this four-part series on taxes and investing by focusing on the Qualified Covered Call (QCC). They will examine what QCC is, how it works and some special tax rules regarding the QCC that every investor should know.

Nov 16 2011

11mins

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Rank #5: Q & A with Joe Burgoyne Pt. 13

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Host Joe Burgoyne will answer a question from an investor who wants to know how the terms "deep-in-the-money" and "in-the-money" differ from one another. Next, Joe will discuss the correlation between options and Japanese candlesticks.

Jan 11 2012

6mins

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Rank #6: Q & A with Joe Burgoyne Pt. 12

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Host Joe Burgoyne will answer an options question from an investor: Will he receive a dividend if he is long an in-the-money call and has instructed his broker to exercise the call the day prior to it going ex-dividend? Next, Joe will explain why an investor can't close her position until expiration on an index put option that is "European" exercise style.

Dec 14 2011

7mins

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Rank #7: Options Subject to 60-40 Tax Treatment

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This podcast will focus on a select group of listed options known as Section 1256 contracts that are taxed under special IRS tax rules. Options tax expert Bill Paul from Covington & Burling LLP and host Joe Burgoyne will explain the 60/40 treatment, the type of options that receive this special treatment, and the rationale behind it.

Nov 02 2011

11mins

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Rank #8: Tax Treatment of One-Sided Equity Options

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In this special four-part series on taxes and investing, host Joe Burgoyne speaks with options tax expert Bill Paul from Covington & Burling LLP. This podcast explores basic tax treatments of one-sided equity options such as long calls and short puts.

Oct 26 2011

12mins

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Rank #9: Horizontal and Vertical Skews

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OIC Instructor Steve Meizinger from ISE discusses horizontal and vertical skews with host Joe Burgoyne. This podcast will cover what these skews are and how they can impact an options position.

Oct 05 2011

15mins

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Rank #10: History of Options Trading

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This podcast will explore the historical development of the options industry including how the Greeks may have used options, what it was like trading prior to the existence of put options and how the industry has fared over the past four decades. OIC Managing Director Phil Gocke and Joe Harwood from OCC's Investor Services join host Joe Burgoyne in the discussion.

Sep 21 2011

20mins

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Rank #11: Options Strategies for a Bull Market

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Darren Tait of the OCC's Investor Services and Alan Grigoletto, OIC's Director of Education join host Joe Burgoyne in discussing various strategies an investor may want to consider during a bull market. This podcast will highlight the risk and rewards of buying calls, cash secured puts and vertical spreads.

Sep 14 2011

12mins

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Rank #12: Q & A with Joe Burgoyne Pt. 8

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Host Joe Burgoyne will discuss one way to select the proper strike price when purchasing an option and then he'll respond to an investor who is wondering about why their option didn't move as much as the underlying stock.

Aug 24 2011

6mins

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Rank #13: Putting Your Toe in the Water, Pt. 2

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CBOE's Peter Lusk wrap up his discussion with OIC host Joe Burgoyne about what investors may experience when they start trading options. This podcast will focus on how investors can ready themselves against the unexpected and what is needed in planning an exit strategy.

Aug 17 2011

15mins

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Rank #14: Putting Your Toe in the Water, Pt. 1

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If you are considering trading options, this podcast will help you understand some important steps for your first trade and what every investor needs to know to get started. OIC Instructor Peter Lusk from CBOE joins host Joe Burgoyne for the first of this two-part series.

Aug 10 2011

9mins

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Rank #15: Understanding the Collar

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Phil Gocke, Managing Director for OIC and Joe Harwood from OCC's Investor Services speak with host Joe Burgoyne about the collar strategy. This podcast will discuss what the collar strategy entails, how it can be used, as well as the risks and rewards.

Aug 03 2011

13mins

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Rank #16: Option Strategies for a Neutral Market

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Darren Tait of the OIC Investor Services Help Desk and OIC Instructor Alan Grigoletto cover strategies an investor may want to consider when the market is neutral. They will discuss the ins and outs of various strategies such as the covered call, neutral calendar spread and short straddles and strangles.

Jul 20 2011

13mins

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Rank #17: Naked Long and Short Options

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OIC Instructor Bo Nobel and Jeff Huddleston from the OIC Investor Services Help Desk discuss naked long and short options. They will discuss what it means to be naked in options trading, the risk-reward profile and how an investor may want to proceed when trading naked options.

Jul 13 2011

12mins

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Rank #18: Options Strategies for a Bear Market

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Darren Tait of the OIC's Investor Services Help Desk and Alan Grigoletto, an OIC Instructor join host Joe Burgoyne in discussing various strategies an investor may want to consider during a bear market. This podcast will cover the risk and rewards of buying calls, selling puts and spread strategies such as vertical bear and ratio spreads.

Jun 15 2011

13mins

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Rank #19: Theta Risk and Volatility

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Host Joe Burgoyne and OIC Instructor Peter Lusk discuss two important concepts that every investor should be familiar with – theta risk and volatility. Joe and Peter will cover what these two topics mean and how they interrelate with one another.

May 25 2011

13mins

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Rank #20: Should Options Be a Part of Your Portfolio

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OIC Instructor Alan Grigoletto and Darren Tait of OIC's Investor Services Help Desk share their insight on what investors should consider when deciding if options is right for their portfolio. They'll discuss options as a risk management tool, ways it can be used to generate income as well as the risks and rewards of options trading.

May 18 2011

11mins

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