Intermediate Track

How Far Out Should I Place Trades?

Once you've found a great setup and selected your options strategy, the next step is determining how far out from expiration you should enter the trade.
How Far Out Should I Place Trades?
Kirk Du Plessis
Apr 19, 2021

Generally speaking, we always prefer short duration trading whenever possible. Our average holding time for all trades is around 27 days. In this video, I'll offer some guidance on how far out you should enter orders depending on current levels of implied volatility.

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