The Option Strategist Newsletter


Analysis, Commentary, Education, and Specific Trading Recommendations

In its 23rd year of publication, The Option Strategist newsletter remains one of the industry's most respected stock options newsletters. Written by renowned analyst and best selling author Larry McMillanThe Option Strategist continues to be an essential investing tool for novices and experts alike. Inside every edition of this semimonthly newsletter, you'll find 12 pages of commentary, opinion and recommendations on option trading and the stock market. From index, to stock and futures options, including general and specific recommendations, The Option Strategist covers it all. The newsletter is delivered either by email or US Mail.  Subscriptions also include access to the weekly Hotline updates on the website each Friday.

An Option Strategist subscription includes:

  • Two 12-page newsletters each month
    The Option Strategist newsletter is published twice per month, before the market opens, generally on the 2nd and 4th Friday.
  • The HOTLINE weekly updates:
    Each Friday, a Hotline weekly update is posted on our website for subscribers to access. The HOTLINE includes current market analysis, new recommendations and follow-up to current open positions. For your convenience, The Hotline is also posted on the website even on newsletter publication weeks.  
  • Feature Articles:
    Covering relevant topics, historical studies, and new strategies.  Click Here to view an index of past Feature Article topics.
  • Specific Trading Recommendations:
    Including follow-up action, trading stops and position analysis. Recommendations are made in the following strategies:
  • Option Buying (puts & calls) based on put-call ratios, speculation, momentum, etc
  • Ratio Spreads, Calendar Spreads, Bull & Bear spreads, Back Spreads, etc
  • Inter-market Spreads
  • Condors / Iron Condors
  • Straddles & Strangles
  • Covered Call Writing & Naked Put Selling
  • Volatility Trading
  • Seasonal Trading
  • and much more
  • Current Market Analysis:
    Larry's weekly stock market analysis based on various technical indicators including put-call ratios, breadth, sentiment, price action, momentum, volatility and volatility derivatives.
  • The Basics
    Review and explanation of key option concepts.
  • Charts, Graphs, & Tables
    Pertinent charts and graphs illustrating important positions, studies, and ideas (put-call ratio signals, price action, support & resistance, term structure, McMillan Oscillator, volatility & variance futures, etc). Tables detailing lists of valuable data ("stocks only" advances & declines, covered call write candidates, volatility skews, expensive and cheap options, implied volatility of $VIX options, etc).
  • Volatility & Variance Futures and Options Update
    In-depth analysis and commentary on the current volatility and variance derivatives markets and what they're saying about the stock market. This important information is found only here.

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Track Record

Back Issue Index The Option Strategist Newsletter has produced an amazing overall average annualized return of 14.4% over the last 22 years. To view The Option Strategist Newsletter's impressive 22-year track record, click here.

Back Issues

Back Issue IndexEach Option Strategist Newsletter subscriber is granted access to the full last year of back issues. Older back issues are available to purchase for $4 each. Visit The Option Strategist Newsletter Back Issue page to view the feature article topics and to purchase older back issues.

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