• HOST: MARK LONGO, THE OPTIONS INSIDER MEDIA GROUP
  • CO-HOST:  NICK HOWARD, BANTIX TECHNOLOGIES
  • CME HOT SEAT GUEST: ADAM WEBB, FOUNDER OF MACROHEDGED   

WHAT WERE THE MOVERS AND SHAKERS THIS WEEK?

CRUDE OIL 

  • Oil prices fall after OPEC+ talks, ECB rate cut

AGS

  • TRUMP TWEET MOVING AG MARKETS
  • RAN INTO A LISTENER YESTERDAY WHO ASKED FOR MORE AG OPTIONS CONTENT ON THE SHOW. 
  • SOYBEANS
    • Ahead of trade talks, China makes biggest U.S. soybean purchases since June – traders
    • Illinois soybean farmers fear Trump tariff damage will be permanent 

EQUITIES

  • MARKETS BACK IN RALLY MODE AFTER A CRAZY WEEK 
  • VIX: 14.15 –  DOWN 1.15 FROM LAST SHOW 
  • VVIX: 95.5 – UP 2.35 FROM LAST SHOW
  • VXX: 23.4 – DOWN 1.1 POINTS FROM LAST SHOW 
  • RVX: 18.70 – DOWN 1.5 PTS FROM LAST WEEK 
  • VIX/RVX SPREAD:  4.65 – EVEN WIDER THAN LAST WEEK

FUTURES OPTIONS FEEDBACK 

  • QUESTION FROM CLC: Which contract has the steepest bid for puts in the S&P emini?
  • QUESTION FROM TENDA: Can you do some deeper dives into ag options on the program. I love this show. There’s really nothing else like it. 
  • QUESTION FROM L09: Any recs for someone looking to maybe become a market maker/specialist in fut opts? Firms? Products? Any input would be appreciated. Keep up the fine work.

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