August is traditionally a month when many people go on vacation and the market quiets down. That may be the case, but if you go away you’ll miss plenty of key earnings and the Fed’s annual trip to Jackson Hole.
Trying to decide which options strategy, strike price, or expiration date to trade? If capital efficiency is one of your criteria, consider return on capital (ROC).
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