Implied volatility usually increases ahead of earnings announcements and then drops after the news release. If you know implied volatility is going to drop after earnings reports, here are three options trading strategies you could trade.
Consider these options strategies designed to increase your overall odds.
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Learn how to structure a trade designed for uncapped profit potential.
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