Here you'll find tutorials on how to place trades on options strategies, e.g., covered stock, calendars, etc.
The covered stock or covered call is one of common option strategies that involves purchase of 100 shares of stock and selling one call. The video below discusses how to use this strategy in the thinkorswim platform.
Note that covered calls can be conveniently managed using Strategy Roller; to know more about it, refer to this tutorial.
The calendar spread is an option strategy that involves two options on the same strike across two different months in the same stock symbol. These are occasionally referred to as horizontal spreads.
Watch the video below to learn how to construct and adjust your calendar spreads in the thinkorswim platform.