Stocks, Indexes & ETFs

What's the difference between trading stocks, indexes, and ETFs? Learn about the pros and cons of each in this lesson.
Stocks, Indexes & ETFs
Kirk Du Plessis
Apr 19, 2021

There are subtle but importance differences between trading these 3 different types of underlyings. In this quick and short video I'll explain the benefits/drawbacks of each style. In particular, we prefer, if possible, to trade ETFs and index options because they have much less "tail risk" and are generally more liquid for entering and exiting.

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