CNBC's "Options Action" Premieres Friday, January 16th at 11:30pm ET on CNBC
Hosted by CNBC's Melissa Lee and sponsored by thinkorswim, CNBC's "Options Action," is a fast-paced, weekly half-hour roundtable discussion featuring four prominent options traders who will explain the advantages of options trading and demonstrate the strategy using the news of the week. Fresh from the trading desks, the "Options Action" traders will not only offer the latest fundamental analysis of individual stocks, but also teach viewers how to employ the right option strategies to potentially limit risk and increase investment rewards.
Lee, a CNBC reporter and anchor, will lead roundtable discussions with some of Wall Street's top option traders and market makers: Stacey Gilbert, Market Strategist, Susquehanna Capital Group; Michael Khouw, Director, Equity Derivatives Trading US, Cantor Fitzgerald; Jim Iuorio, Managing Director, TJM Institutional Services; Brian Stutland, President, Stutland Equities; and Joseph M. Terranova, Chief Alternatives Strategist, Virtus Investment Partners.
CNBC's "Options Action" will offer viewers a unique glimpse into how the smart money is taking advantage of the unprecedented market volatility. With the help of some of the top option traders from Wall Street's most prestigious firms, "Options Action" will demystify a fast-growing but crucial corner of the capital markets.
Beginning Friday, January 16th, CNBC's "Options Action" will air Fridays from 11:30PM-12AM ET, and will repeat on Saturday and Sunday mornings at 6AM ET on CNBC.
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