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Tesla mania has driven a 77% spike in market-wide options trading over the past 6 weeks

"Call buying has dominated this rise in activity, pushing call-skew on single stocks to 1-year highs," according to Goldman Sachs.

Tesla earnings will send the stock swinging more than usual, and data shows a double-digit move is likely

There's less open interest in near-term puts this quarter compared to last, hinting at weaker bets on an earnings miss, according to Trade Alert.

A Reddit trader claims to have found a new ‘infinite money’ glitch on Robinhood — one that piggybacks on November’s exploits

The strategy involves an "iron condor" options strategy, and the Reddit trader says it works with Facebook, Amazon, and Take-Two Interactive stock.

Robinhood’s ‘infinite money’ glitch has reportedly drawn regulatory scrutiny — and the company could be fined

The Securities and Exchange Commission and the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority are the two agencies most likely to investigate the matter.

The jig is up: Robinhood says it’s closed the ‘infinite leverage’ loophole that allowed users to build positions worth millions

The trading platform has implemented a "permanent update" meant to "prevent anyone from engaging in this pattern of trades," a spokesperson said.

A stock-trading Reddit forum has minted a group of hall-of-famers who best exploited Robinhood’s ‘infinite leverage’ glitch. Here...

The list includes the trader who first discovered the glitch and one who allegedly lost $180,000 and had his account suspended.

Robinhood has a ‘free money cheat’ that allowed one user to grow $4,000 into $1 million through ‘infinite leverage’

The company "is aware of the isolated situations and communicating directly with customers," according to a spokesperson.

‘Like 4chan found a Bloomberg terminal’: Here’s how one Reddit user raked in a 14,000% return on two simple trades

Eddie Choi, member of the WallStreetBets Reddit page, turned $766 into $107,758 by trading options on Roku stock and an S&P 500 exchange-traded fund.

Options traders are already trying to game the 2020 election — and it’s happening far earlier than in prior cycles

Options traders have anticipated volatility to spike in September 2020 and continue to grow until election day.
A single anonymous options trader could win big, or lose half a million dollars.

A mystery trader just made a massive bet on the S&P 500 that could lose $558 million if the market turns

The trade could make about $175 million, as long as the index doesn't drop more than 22% from Monday's closing level of 2,582 by December 18, 2020.