3309 Drysdale Ct
Edwardsville, IL 62025
Any pointers for getting better fills when buying/selling
Options? Predominately using them on ETFs (GLD, TLT, XLE, etc
but sometimes on Stocks/ETFs that are 1M+ shares per day).
I'm finding that the spreads can be huge (over 10%, sometimes
over 50% !) and, even if I place a Limit Order at the mid-point
price, often the Bid will snap up to my price and the Ask will snap
It's as if the Market Maker algo is trying to lure me in to
chasing a higher and higher Ask...
In my limited experience, I have always placed a limit order as
well and then pennied-in to a certain point if not picking
I also only trade options on highly liquid underlying etf's or
stocks like spx, qqq or rut for example. The spreads are way
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