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Calendar Spreads

Take your understanding of the calendar spreads to the next level. Explore the impact Greeks have, specifically Theta (time decay) and Vega (volatility), on the calendar spread strategy.

Calendar Spread Trading Strategies Explained

Time spreads, also known as calendar or horizontal spreads, can be a great options strategy. Generally, they involve both short- and long-term positions over differing expiration months that can be used as bullish, bearish or neutral strategies, making them appropriate for a number of investment scenarios. In this video we’ll look at the basics, uses for and risks of time spreads – with some time to discuss how to adjust your position if your forecast changes.