Options Education

Podcasts

OIC offers educational podcasts covering a wide variety of topics, from options basics and terminology to more advanced concepts. Enroll in individual podcasts below or subscribe to entire podcast series in iTunes.

  • Options Strategies for Investors

    OIC instructors discuss a range of options topics beginning with the fundamentals through more complex trading strategies. Topics include call options, put options, options pricing, LEAPS, or long-term options, ETFs, and covered calls.

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  • Options Talk with OIC

    This weekly podcast series features discussions with industry experts and exchange professionals about the latest topics that are impacting the options industry.

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  • All Courses
  • Fundamental I
  • Fundamental II
  • Intermediate
  • Advanced

Options Courses - Fundamental I

Active Courses

  • Introduction to Capital Markets (OIC101C) Enroll View
  • Options Basics (OIC102C) Enroll View
  • Symbols and Quotes (OIC103C) Enroll View
  • Language of Options (OIC104C) Enroll View
  • Covered Calls (OIC120C) Enroll View

Options Podcasts - Fundamental I

Active Courses

Options Videos - Fundamental I

Active Courses

  • It's Good To Have Options (OIC103W) Enroll View
  • Covered Calls (OIC120W) Enroll View
  • Equity Collars (OIC121W) Enroll View

Options Courses - Fundamental II

Active Courses

  • Buying Calls (OIC201C) Enroll View
  • Buying Puts (OIC202C) Enroll View
  • Options Strategies in a Bullish Market (OIC203C) Enroll View
  • Options Strategies in a Bearish Market (OIC204C) Enroll View

Options Podcasts - Fundamental II

Active Courses

  • An Exploration of Options Pricing (OIC201P) Enroll View
  • How Options are Traded (OIC202P) Enroll View
  • Options Trading (OIC203P) Enroll View
  • Buying Calls (OIC220P) Enroll View
  • Buying Puts (OIC221P) Enroll View
  • LEAPS (OIC222P) Enroll View
  • Options Pricing and Price Behavior (OIC231P) Enroll View
  • Buying Calls for Experienced Investors (OIC232P) Enroll View
  • Return Calculations (OIC240P) Enroll View
  • Common Misconceptions (OIC250P) Enroll View
  • Options Fundamentals, Part 3 (OIC260P ) Enroll View
  • Options Fundamentals, Part 4 (OIC261P ) Enroll View
  • Options Fundamentals, Part 5 (OIC262P ) Enroll View
  • Developing A Trading Strategy 1 (OIC263P) Enroll View
  • Developing A Trading Strategy 2 (OIC264P) Enroll View
  • Options Talk: Early Exercise (Part 1 of 2) (OIC290P-OT01) Enroll View
  • Options Talk: Early Exercise (Part 2 of 2) (OIC290P-OT02) Enroll View
  • Options Talk: Order Types (OIC290P-OT03) Enroll View
  • Options Talk: Covered Calls vs. Writing Puts (OIC290P-OT04) Enroll View
  • Options Talk: American and European Style Options Part 1 (OIC290P-OT05) Enroll View
  • Options Talk: American and European Style Options Part 2 (OIC290P-OT06) Enroll View
  • Options Talk: Is It Too Good to Be True? (Part 1) (OIC290P-OT07) Enroll View
  • Options Talk: Is It Too Good to Be True? (Part 2) (OIC290P-OT08) Enroll View
  • Options Talk: Standard & Quarterly Options (OIC290P-OT09) Enroll View
  • Options Talk: Q & A with Joe Burgoyne - Part 5 (OIC290P-OT10) Enroll View
  • Options Talk: Q & A with Joe Burgoyne - Part 6 (OIC290P-OT11) Enroll View
  • Options Talk: Q & A with Joe Burgoyne - Part 7 (OIC290P-OT12) Enroll View
  • Options Talk: Q & A with Joe Burgoyne - Part 8 (OIC290P-OT13) Enroll View
  • Options Talk: Options Strategies for a Bull Market (OIC290P-OT14) Enroll View
  • Options Talk: History of Options Trading (OIC290P-OT15) Enroll View
  • Options Talk: Q & A with Joe Burgoyne - Part 9 (OIC290P-OT16) Enroll View
  • Options Talk: Q & A with Joe Burgoyne - Part 10 (OIC290P-OT17) Enroll View
  • Options Talk: Tax Treatment of One-Sided Equity Options (OIC290P-OT18) Enroll View
  • Options Talk: Tax Treatment of Qualified Covered Calls (OIC290P-OT19) Enroll View
  • Options Talk: Q & A with Joe Burgoyne Pt. 11 (OIC290P-OT20) Enroll View
  • Options Talk: Q & A with Joe Burgoyne Pt. 12 (OIC290P-OT21) Enroll View
  • Options Talk: Q & A with Joe Burgoyne Pt. 13 (OIC290P-OT22) Enroll View
  • Options Talk: Q & A with Joe Burgoyne Pt. 14 (OIC290P-OT23) Enroll View

Options Videos - Fundamental II

Active Courses

  • Buying Equity Calls (OIC201W) Enroll View
  • The Psychology of Trading (OIC203W) Enroll View
  • Exchange Traded Funds (OIC204W) Enroll View
  • Equity Options Expiration (OIC205W) Enroll View
  • Equity LEAPS Options (OIC220W) Enroll View
  • Options Myths (OIC250W) Enroll View

Options Courses - Intermediate

Active Courses

  • Introduction to Spreading (OIC301C) Enroll View
  • Options Strategies in a Neutral Market (OIC305C) Enroll View
  • Contract Adjustments (OIC310C) Enroll View
  • Options Pricing (OIC320C) Enroll View

Options Podcasts - Intermediate

Active Courses

Options Videos - Intermediate

Active Courses

  • Straddles and Strangles: Comparing and Contrasting these Two Volatility Strategies (OIC303W) Enroll View
  • Repair & Exit Strategies (OIC304W) Enroll View
  • Option Contract Adjustments: Stock Splits (OIC305W) Enroll View
  • Option Contract Adjustments: Dividends & Distributions (OIC306W) Enroll View
  • Option Contract Adjustments: Mergers & Acquistions (OIC307W) Enroll View
  • Trading Mechanics (OIC308W) Enroll View

Options Courses - Advanced

Active Courses

  • Volatility (OIC401C) Enroll View

Options Podcasts - Advanced

Active Courses

Options Videos - Advanced

Active Courses

  • Volatility for Options Investors (OIC401W) Enroll View
  • Implied Volatility & Profit/Loss (OIC402W) Enroll View
  • Exercising for the Dividend with Dan Sheridan and Alan Grigoletto (OIC403W) Enroll View
  • Market Data (OIC501W) Enroll View
  • Dealing With A Down Market (OIC502W) Enroll View
  • What's Happening in the Market with Dan Sheridan - February 2008 (OIC503W ) Enroll View
  • What's Happening in the Market with Dan Sheridan - October 2008 (OIC506W) Enroll View
  • Liquidity (OIC507W) Enroll View