• Volatility Playbook: TBT     Wednesday, 28 Sep 2011 | 5:40 PM ET

    Jim Iuorio, TJM Institutional Services with a contrarian call spread on the long end of the Treasury curve.

  • Options Action: The Coffee Trade     Wednesday, 28 Sep 2011 | 11:50 AM ET

    Brian Stutland, Stutland Equities has the options play on coffee prices.

  • Options Action: Dow Chemical Tuesday, 27 Sep 2011 | 7:27 PM ET

    The "Fast Money" traders look at an investment strategy using options.

  • Very Few Safe Havens Right Now     Monday, 26 Sep 2011 | 10:20 PM ET

    Simon Ho, Executive Director, Triple 3 Partners thinks that this is a good time to go long on quality banks such as ANZ and suggests using options to mitigate any down-side risk.

  • Options Action: Boeing to Trade Higher?     Monday, 26 Sep 2011 | 5:45 PM ET

    The Fast Money traders with the play on Boeing's delivery of its first Dreamliner today, and Scott Nations with an options play on the airline.

  • Money in Motion: The Euro Trade     Monday, 26 Sep 2011 | 5:30 PM ET

    Amelia Bourdeau, Westpac Institutional Bank with an option trade on the EU's plan to lever up the EFSF.

  • Options Action: Intel     Thursday, 22 Sep 2011 | 5:44 PM ET

    A call spread options play on Intel, with Fast Money trader, Mike Khouw.

  • Volatility Playbook: VIX Soars Above 41     Thursday, 22 Sep 2011 | 5:42 PM ET

    Jon Najarian, Fast Money trader weighs in on the CBOE Volatility Index and its inability to break through the 48 level.

  • Options Action: Annaly Capital     Wednesday, 21 Sep 2011 | 5:47 PM ET

    Brian Stutland, Stutland Equities with an options trade that's also a yield play.

  • Volatiltiy Playbook: The Fed Trade     Wednesday, 21 Sep 2011 | 5:42 PM ET

    Jim Iuorio, TJM Institutional Services with the play on volatility and the Fed's latest move on interest rates.

  • Is Microsoft's Dividend Too Small?     Wednesday, 21 Sep 2011 | 5:36 PM ET

    The company should be buying back stock by the bucketload and doubled the dividened, says Whitney Tilson, T2 Partners.

  • Netflix Customer Study     Wednesday, 21 Sep 2011 | 5:28 PM ET

    Mike Vorhaus, Magid Advisors president says the company stands to lose 30-percent of its subscribers with its new pricing plan, and the Fast Money traders weigh in with the play on the stock.

  • MGM Options Trade Tuesday, 20 Sep 2011 | 6:17 PM ET

    As the weather gets cooler, the Las Vegas trade gets even hotter. Mike Khouw sees an options opportunity in MGM Resorts.

  • The Hong Kong dollar has been in the spotlight since investor Bill Ackman announced he had taken a big long position in the currency. Whether you should is another matter.

  • Options Action: Applied Materials     Thursday, 15 Sep 2011 | 5:48 PM ET

    Mike Khouw, Cantor Fitzgerald, with an option play on the semi equipment maker.

  • Best Retail Plays     Thursday, 15 Sep 2011 | 5:40 PM ET

    Charles Grom, Deutsche Bank retail equity analyst with a look at where he finds value in the retail space and how to play it.

  • Charting Risk vs Reward     Thursday, 15 Sep 2011 | 5:21 PM ET

    Charting the market for signs of technical weakness, with Chris Verrone, Strategas Research Partners, who says he sees early signs of exhaustion in the rally, and takes a look at where gold is headed.

  • Options Action: Semiconductors     Wednesday, 14 Sep 2011 | 5:48 PM ET

    How to protect your position in the semiconductors sector using options, with Brian Stutland, Stutland Equities.

  • Volatility Playbook: Puts on the VIX     Wednesday, 14 Sep 2011 | 5:43 PM ET

    Jon Najarian, OptionMonster.com weighs in on the the volatility index and why it may have run its course.

  • Executives With the Most Options Compensation Wednesday, 14 Sep 2011 | 8:00 AM ET
    Boardrooms and compensation committees continue to grapple with heightened scrutiny and controversy surrounding CEO pay packages. In the wake of the “golden parachute” outrage of the financial crisis, payouts in the form of stock options have become a favored form of compensation for public companies. Options typically don’t vest for three to four years, which helps prevent a CEO from taking home a windfall payout in the event he or she is prematurely ousted because of poor performance, scandal,

    In the wake of the “golden parachute” outrage of the financial crisis, payouts in the form of stock options have become a favored form of compensation for public companies.