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Tyler's Trading

Tyler Craig is the president of TC Trading, Inc. and author of the popular options blog Tyler's Trading. He earned his Chartered Market Technician (CMT) designation and is a member of the Market Technicians Association. During the past seven years, he has educated hundreds of traders through his work with one of the nation's leading educational firms.

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Recent Articles

Play SCTY Stock as It Heats Back Up

Dec. 18, 2013, 9:46 am EST – SolarCity's technical improvement in recent days calls for a call spread trade on SCTY stock. More 

HLF Stock – ‘Buy the Dip’ With Options

Dec. 13, 2013, 11:56 am EST – Exploit both high implied volatility and a high likelihood that HLF stock won’t completely crater in the coming month with this options trade. More 

USO – Climb Aboard the Crude Oil Comeback

Dec. 12, 2013, 8:53 am EST – With the bulls' recent counterattack in crude oil, bullish option plays on the United States Oil Fund (USO) are starting to look attractive again. More 

Trade SPX Options Amid an Overblown VIX

Dec. 4, 2013, 8:31 am EST – VIX jumps re-inflate depressed option premiums, increasing the potential profits for all sorts of option-selling strategies. Consider these SPX options. More 

AMZN Options – Amazon Stock Is Exhausted

Dec. 3, 2013, 8:37 am EST – Amazon stock has gone parabolic, and a major psychological level looming overhead. Play these options for a looming AMZN correction. More 

Roast Some Bears With GMCR Options

Nov. 22, 2013, 9:26 am EST – An earnings-induced rally did wonders in improving the technical posture of Green Mountain stock, setting up this GMCR options play. More 

Opportunity Amid the DDD Stock Drop

Nov. 21, 2013, 12:14 pm EST – 3D Systems stock joined a lull among 3D printing stocks this week, setting up a high-probability options play in DDD stock. More 

TLT Options – Bye Bye, Bonds!

Nov. 20, 2013, 1:23 pm EST – With the volatile long-term bond fund TLT now slipping back below its 50-day MA, it’s a good bet the bear market is back on. Get bearish via these TLT options. More 

How to Trade Freshly Minted Twitter Options

Nov. 18, 2013, 9:14 am EST – Wall Street was quick to rush Twitter options to market after seeing the thick trading volume of TWTR stock. Here are a couple of early trade ideas. More 

VXX – Profit on Puts as Volatility Heads Lower

Nov. 14, 2013, 3:09 pm EST – A deluge of holidays during the next six-week stretch is why forward-looking volatility measures like the VIX have succumbed to gravity. Consider this VXX trade. More