Futures For You by Carly Garner
TRADING FUTURES SPREADS (PART 1 oF 2)
Could you explain the lingo and basic strategy behind trading futures spreads in the commodity markets?
Futures spreads are a topic that most traders work hard to avoid because of perceived complexity. I must admit, I donít consider myself a proponent of futures spread trading simply because Iíve yet to witness the strategy work consistently, and moreover, it doesnít particularly fit my personality. Nevertheless, I think it is important that traders of all account sizes and types be aware of the nuances of futures spread trading and give the strategy fair consideration...