That could be a real possibility. I mean, a lot of times we speculated on the SPO timing. And lo and behold, there it was. But nowadays it seems to me that they are choosing to be unpredictable and they are trying to keep it that way. Why they do it? I don't know.
A book that is really helping me to understand the options world is "The Options Course" by George Fontanills. He explains the options world in very simple terms in his book. I'm still not done reading it yet, I'm halfway though it. When I'm done, I will be a machine. I will be ready to do battle.
There's a reason all those greeks exist, and that reason is that every one of them can be arbitraged.
The pros are churning massive amounts of data looking for those statistical missteps by the market.
Luckily, they're very few in number, so the opportunities sometimes remain for those of us walking down the primrose path to trip on the nuggets and go back to see what sort of shiny element they're made of.
Unfortunately, the last one I stepped on was organic, and freshly laid...