By the end of this session you will:
- Understand what volatility is, and what its various (obvious and hidden) root causes are
- Understand how incredibly important volatility is in all aspects of trading
- Know the different ways of measuring volatility objectively
The benefits this session will give you:
- Understanding volatility is one of the major keys to eventually trading the market profitably. Most traders are unaware of its various effects, and fail to continuously measure it and adapt their trading based on the volatility environment. Learning these foundations will serve you greatly when we get into strategy and tactics.
Understanding Volatility and How to Measure It Key Takeaways (PDF)