Calendar Lab Class

(On- Demand)

Class Details

Class Description: One of the most versatile of all options trading strategies is the Calendar. The Calendar trade allows you to tune the trade to your expectations, regardless of the market direction. In this class Dan and his fellow traders show how you can use a variety of Calendars to trade profitably in any market. Dan ends the class teaching how to construct a $10,000 portfolio of Calendars. Become a Calendar guru – take this class!

Class Format: This class is a collection of video recordings from the actual Live class that was previously offered. Once a student buys a class, an email is then sent, containing login credentials to access the archived class page. Typically, each class runs for four weeks, with two classes each week. Some classes contain additional videos and sessions. Purchasing access to a class gives access to all class recordings, as well as trade updates, PDF’s and PowerPoints. Any questions? Email us at

Class Specifics:

  • You are welcome to ask questions directly to Dan or another mentor
  • Each class recording is a minimum of 1 hour, total of 10-12 hours approximately
  • All fees for online classes are deductible towards our GOLD Mentoring Program ($1000 limit) Click Here

Detailed Class Content

Introductory Class: Dan Explains the Calendar Lab Class

First Class: With Dan Teaching Longer Term Calendars

1- Intro and explanation of students class page
8:25- Class Teaching: and explanation of students class page
1:01:01- Class Teaching: Case Study on a Longer term Calendar including adjustments
1:35:35- Class Trade: Looked at Live Class trade #1 Dan executed at $9.80 for SPX Calendar. It was a Dec- Nov 1960 Call Calendar with SPX at $1948.
End 1 Hr 39 min and 37 sec

Second Class: With Dan Teaching Gorilla Calendars

1- Class Teaching: Gorilla Calendars
35- Class Teaching: #2 Gorilla Calendar in INTC.
48:20- Class Teaching: Dan goes through list of Gorilla Calendars from stocks students have in their retirement account. MRK, VZ, PG, JNJ, FB.
48:20-End Class Teaching: Gorilla Calendar Case Study in INTC with some discussion on Calendars.

Third Class: With Dan Teaching RUT Weekly Calendars

1- Intro: Class outline for this session page
11:30- Class Trade Review: #1 Longer Term or Duration Calendar SPX put on Oct 1
20:20- Class Trade Review: #2 INTC Gorilla Calendar from Oct 3.
35:20- Class Teaching: RUT Weekly Calendar. Can do in SPX also.
49:50- Class Teaching & Class Trade: Live Class Trade #3 Weekly Calendar and also discussed insurance and how to apply insurance. Also discussed adjustments.
1:14:15 Story about my son and his trouble with a Calendar trade, and what he did.
1:23:20- Class Teaching: Discussed spread sheet with SPX and some variables like Standard Deviation, VIX, Average True Range, RSI, and MACD. Trying to show what variables are important to monitor when the Market and specifically SPX gets very volatile.
1:35- Class Trade: Spent the last few minutes discussing Class Trades
End 1 Hr 37 min and 37 sec

Fourth Class: With Dan focusing on Weekly Calendars with 2 Veteran Weekly traders Dino and Dave.

1- Intro and Session Outline
2:15- Class Trade Review: Review INTC Class Trade #2
10:15- Class Trade Review: Longer term 52 Day Calendar in SPX
18:35- Class Trade Review: Review RUT Weekly Calendar #3 and looked at adjustments
37- Class Teaching: Discussion with 2 Sheridan Students Dave and Dino as they discussed there live Weekly Calendars they have on and how they are doing with their Live Weekly Calendars over last year.
End 1 Hour 9 min and 34 seconds.

Fifth Class: With Dan Teaching Intro to Double Calendars and Intensive Discussion with Class Trades because of Volatile Market.

1- Intro: Outline and discussion of the big down day in the market today. SPX is at $1831 -46 points, Down 2.53 Standard Deviations
1:20- Class Teaching: Double Calendars
29- Class Trade Review: #1 Long Term Calendar put on Oct 1, good discussion on different possible adjustments. #2
1:02:20- Class Trade Review: INTC Guerilla Calendar put on October 3
1:12:20- End- Class Trade: Live Trade for Today, RUT Calendar in the Weeklys, didn’t get one on today.

Sixth Class: With Dan Teaching Double Calendars

1- Intro and Today’s Outline
3- Class Trade: Putting on Live Weekly RUT Calendar that I didn’t get on in previous class on Oct 15.
17:05- Class Trade: Putting on Campaign Calendar in JNJ
35:35- Class Teaching: 9 Day Double Calendar
1:10:40- Class Teaching: 31 day Double Calendar
End 1 Hr 37 min 54 sec.

Seventh Class: With Dan Teaching Reverse Calendars and Campaign Calendars

1- Intro and Today’s Outline
1:17- Class Trade: Put on Live Double Calendar in GOOG for a Class Trade
16- Class Teaching: Reverse Calendar
44:15- Class Teaching: Campaign Calendars
End 1 hour 10 min and 36 seconds

Eighth Class: With Dan Teaching Directional Calendars and Ratio Calendars.

1- Intro and Today’s Outline
2:05- Class Trade Review: GOOG Live Double Calendar put on Oct 22
7:40- Class Teaching: Directional Put Calendars and put on Class Trade towards end of this teaching session.
28:10- Class Teaching: Ratio Calendar
Class Trade Review: Directional Calendar in SPX put on Today at end of Class Teaching on Directional Put Calendars earlier in session.
End 39 min and 14 sec

Ninth and Final Class: With Dan Teaching How to Construct a $10,000 Portfolio of Calendars?

1- Intro and Today’s Outline
1:45- Class Trade Review: GOOG Double Calendar from Oct 22
6:50- Class Trade Review: SPX Directional Put Calendar put on Oct 24
11:50- Class Teaching: How to Construct a $10,000 Portfolio of Calendars.
End 39 min and 18 sec

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The course offering can change at any time at Sheridan Options Mentoring’s Discretion. Any changes to this Educational Program will be posted on the web site, which will serve as notification of any changes. Dan Sheridan’s classes are for Educational purposes only. We are not an advisory service, nor do we guarantee any kind of return on investment. Sheridan Mentoring does not offer refunds on online class purchases.

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