As seen on...
Get Our Market SITREP (Situation Report) In Your Inbox Every Trading Day
...our less-than-10-minute overview of what's happening in the markets every day
We'll send you actionable trade ideas. What's going on in the markets globally? With the Fed? Geopolitically? Militarily? We cover it all every trading day.
WHAT TYPE OF TRADER ARE YOU?
Proprietary, skill based training and practical application. Find out how iron condors, butterflies, and diagonals can increase your profits and overall portfolio!
Take your training to the next level and learn more about straddles and strangles. Learn More
is the FASTEST way to potentially experience huge profits with options. It's an Intermediate- to Advanced-level trading program taught at an accelerated pace.
*Beginners are welcome to join with the caveat that they attend the complimentary Primary Boot Camp, a full-day of beginner options training, archived under Training Full Throttle. Learn more
To develop the kind of discipline, risk management and execution techniques you need to be successful in today’s markets, you need proper training.
The experts at Top Gun Options periodically provide live training sessions that include a library of training manuals to get you off the ground right away. Learn More
I subscribed to the trial period of WO and UA/PTLB. Wow, this is fast paced and a challenge to keep up… BUT I’M MAKING MONEY for the first time trading options.
Whiz is just that, a whiz at the strategic, operational and tactical. I very much appreciate the periodic intel briefs for SA (situational awareness). And I get a kick out of the fighter pilot lingo… I’m retired USAF.
Sound strategy, superior tactics, and the discipline to follow them. That’s what I’ve learned in my short time trading options with Whiz.
Since coming on board the weekly options service five weeks ago, I’ve profited $7,555! Not looking back!
I have been an active options trader since end of 2007...I have learned a ton since then but have really excelled in Whiz’s weekly briefings. For starters, his approach and methodology are very user friendly/sensible. He has reinvigorated the way I approach trades and helped my P&L. A very welcome breath of fresh air in one of the most puzzling markets of our time. Thanks Whiz!!!
San Francisco, CA
Get Our Daily Markets SITREP In Your Inbox Every Market Day
As Seen On...
WHAT OUR STUDENTS ARE SAYING
Fairly new to trading options but I pulled the trigger with Whiz on the WO program and I’m not looking back! He’s done an outstanding job teaching me the nuances of these afterburner trades and the discipline required to stick with your overall strategic mindset of how to profit no matter which way the market is going. This program is not for the faint of heart and it often requires what Whiz calls “lucky strike” moments where you need to sit back, relax, and take a drag. Inevitably though, by the end of each week, the strategy established and the tactics employed to capitalize during that week pay off. In just three weeks of coming aboard with Whiz, I’ve profited $6,800.
Nice call in yesterday's UA on APPL, 600/605 bear call spread. Up $1500 in less than a day 🙂
Hi Whiz. You're making me rich. Check out INTU...a no-brainer monthly IC for the last 6 months. My way of paying it forward. Thx.
I don't think you will remember this, but I was at your 11:00 webinar when you were live trading your account. I learned 2 things, The Delta and Top Option Vol. I just wanted to thank you for your lesson. Stock pays a great divvy. Maybe that is why it went up. Again thanks.
Whiz, I want to thank you for putting together the TGO training. I'm studying for the series 7 license right now and am blowing the options questions out of the water thanks to your Primary and Intermediate Options training. Thanks Bro!
This is my second go around with options trading. The first time was not a complete failure but I didn’t turn on many win lights either (win lights? a drag racing term)—sorry. I’m still paper trading with your services, soon to go to the real world. On paper, and I treat this exactly as I would real time, I’m up $12,000 plus and waiting for Friday expiration. This in about a 2 week time frame. Probably won’t do that every 2-week period but I’m damn sure gonna give it a good go. After fighting cancer for over 6 years with my wife and a year stint of prostate cancer for me, I’m ready to quit worrying about my retirement money and get to trading, where now after a good confidence builder from the whiz man and his gang, I have every confidence that I will be successful. Thanks Whiz—I appreciate it more than I can say!
Your SITREPs are extremely informative, I really enjoyed them. Keep up the extraordinary effort!
Your briefing paper excellent, clear and to the point prior to the happenings based on what you know at time of writing. TKS
About Top Gun Options
At Top Gun Options we know combat and we know options trading.
Trading is conducted in a hostile environment on a dynamic battlefield populated with various players of assorted skill. The winners have superior training and cutting edge technology, coupled with discipline and risk management methodologies.
At Top Gun Options we've gone from the combat sorties on tip of the spear to the front lines on Wall Street. By employing the same tools and methodologies that enabled us to succeed in combat we've been able to win in trading.
Professional traders and Wall Street firms take no prisoners. They treat trading as a form of combat. They plan on winning and will do whatever it takes to make sure they win and you lose. Are you ready to even the odds?
In trading as in combat, there's a winner and there's a loser. At Top Gun Options we plan to be on the winning side as often as possible.
About Matthew "Whiz" Buckley
E. Matthew 'Whiz' Buckley is the founder of Top Gun Options LLC and Strike Fighter Financial LLC. Whiz was formerly the Managing Director of Strategy for PEAK6 Investments, L.P., one of the largest volatility arbitrage options trading firms in the world. He was the founder & CEO of PEAK6 Media LLC, the parent company of ONN.TV (The Options News Network) and is also a internationally recognized speaker on business leadership, execution, and risk management with Precision Results LLC.
Mr. Buckley is a veteran C level executive with extensive leadership experience from the front lines to the front office. A former decorated Navy fighter pilot, he graduated from the Navy Fighter Weapons School (TOP GUN) and flew 44 combat missions over Iraq. While on active duty he taught himself how to trade options and has been successfully trading for over 20 years.
Whiz's unique background makes him a successful options trader. He applies many fighter pilot methodologies and techniques to his trading such as developing a well defined strategy, supported by specific tactics and predetermined exit points. He always has a contingency plan and debriefs each trade to get lessons learned that he can apply to improve portfolio performance and achieve superior execution. He teaches traders of all experience levels how to sort through information overload (trading task saturation) to ensure that they have the highest probability of success before squeezing the trigger.
Whiz teaches the Options Weapons School syllabus in addition to managing the Weekly Options, Primary Live Trade Brief, Urgent Alert, and Accelerated Retirement model portfolios. He is a source for the Wall Street Journal, Fox News, and CNBC and also writes for the financial sites Seeking Alpha and TheStreet.com.
Whiz is a published author and you can purchase a copy of his novel From Sea Level to C Level.