ACE Natural Gas - Aug 12, 2019

Below is an illustration trading futures options on Natural Gas.  Our post shows bullish and bearish positions using a combination of call and put options.


Trade Options on Futures

Natural Gas * Directional & Neutral Positions

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Term Structure

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Volatility

Options fall into the category of being slightly undervalued in non-volatile markets in the weekly options report. 
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Notes:

Contract Size - 10,000 million British thermal units (mmBtu).

Tick Size:  U.S. Dollars and Cents per mmBTU

Trading Hours: Sunday - Friday 6:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. (5:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Chicago Time/CT) with a 60-minute break each day beginning at 5:00 p.m. (4:00 p.m. CT)

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Natural Gas Charts

Below are weekly & daily charts for reference.

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Strategies

Below is a vertical swap. It is a pure directional play with low margin. The % yield shown in the diagrams below represent an estimated return on margin from projected dates shown below. The structure has positive time decay which is an advantage over holding outright options.

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A more aggressive position bearish

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Calendar call to the upside

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