Buying options is the best way to start trading options. The
big advantage that you have is that you can’t lose more than you
pay for the option. That is not true of some other option strategies
such as option writing.The major error made by option buyers and the reason some
take big losses is that they pay too much for their options. In fact,
most option authorities recommend buying in-the-money options
where the stock price is across the strike price.
Option trading is one of the greatest games on earth! You can be a two-dollar investor, betting on the action of stocks, the markets, futures and/or commodities, or you can be the casino or a legalized bookie, taking the bets instead of making the bets. You pick the role and have the fun and profit. With options, gains of over 1000% are not unusual, and you can design strategies that will win up to 90% of the time.
Option trading is one of the greatest games on earth! You
can be a two-dollar investor, betting on the action of stocks, the
markets, futures and/or commodities, or you can be the casino or
a legalized bookie, taking the bets instead of making the bets.
You pick the role and have the fun and profit. With options, gains
of over 1000% are not unusual, and you can design strategies
that will win up to 90% of the time.
7 BUY LOW AND SELL HIGH—VOLATILITY, THAT IS. LEARNING OBJECTIVES: The material in this chapter helps you to: • Determine when volatility is out of line. • Use the percentile approach to determine if options are cheap or expensive. • Analyze the reasons behind volatility changes.
An investor who has sold stock short in anticipation of a price decline can limit a
possible loss by purchasing call options. Remember that shorting stock requires a
margin account and margin calls may force you to liquidate your position prematurely.
Although a call option may be used to offset a short stock position's upside risk, it does
not protect the option holder against additional margin calls or premature liquidation
of the short stock position.
Assume you sold short 100 shares of XYZ stock at $40 per share.
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Options hay quyền chọn là một lĩnh vực khá phức tạp trong giao dịch ngoại hối. Options đúng như tên gọi của nó cho người mua quyền nhưng không phải nghĩa vụ mua hay bán một loại tiền tệ. Options cung cấp cho nhà đầu tư một sự linh hoạt chưa từng có trong giao dịch. Hãy cùng tìm hiểu xem bạn đã bỏ lỡ điều gì nếu chỉ đơn thuần là mua bán các cặp ngoại tệ như trước đây.
Options involve risks and are not suitable for everyone. Prior to buying or selling options,
an investor must receive a copy of Characteristics and Risks of standardized Options.
Copies may be obtained by contacting your broker or the Options Industry Council at 440
S. LaSalle St., Chicago, IL 60605
In order to simplify the computations, commissions, fees, margin interest and taxes have
not been included in the examples used in these materials.
Why does anyone invest money? Why place yourself at risk and expose yourself
to the volatility of the stock market? Why not just leave your capital in an
insured savings account?
Of course, there are logical answers to these questions. As an astute investor,
you already know that taking risk is an inherent part of investing your capital
anywhere. For example, you could opt to place all of your capital in an insured
account at your bank; in fact, many highly conservative investors do just that.
This option also involves risk, however...
This book is not a buyer’s guide. In it, you won’t find endless, boring lists of
prices and products and useless part numbers. Instead, this book assumes
that you need a computer for some reason. You’ll discover that reason and
then read about how to find software to carry out that task. From there, you’ll
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The purpose of this booklet is to provide an introduction to
some of the basic equity option strategies available to option
and/or stock investors. Exchange-traded options have
many benefits including flexibility, leverage, limited risk for
buyers employing these strategies, and contract performance
guaranteed by The Options Clearing Corporation (OCC).
Options allow you to participate in price movements without
committing the large amount of funds needed to buy
Strategy: Buy lower strike option, sell 2 higher strike options, and buy a higher strike option with the same expiration date (all calls or all puts). Market Opportunity: Look for a range-bound market that is expected to stay between the breakeven points. Maximum Risk: Limited to the net debit paid.
THE OPTIONS COURSE
FIGURE C.22 Long
Maximum Proﬁt: Limited. (Difference between strikes – net debit) × 100. Proﬁt exists between breakevens. Upside Breakeven: Highest strike – net debit. Downside Breakeven: Lowest strike + net debit.
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Section 4 Option Writing. The option markets provide that rare opportunity for the individual investor to be the bank, casino or legal bookie. In other words, you have the opportunity to take the bet rather than make the bet. Taking the bet refers to option writing—the direct opposite of option buying.
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This training website is neither a solicitation nor an offer to Buy/Sell options, futures or securities. No representation is being made that any information you receive will or is likely to achieve profits or losses similar to those discussed on this training website. The past performance of any trading system or methodology is not necessarily indicative of future results. Please use common sense. This site and all contents are for educational and research purposes only. Please get the advice of a competent financial advisor before investing your money in any financial instrument.
This chapter design a plan to research and select a new or used automobile; decide whether to buy or lease a car; identify housing alternatives, assess the rental option, and perform a rent-or-buy analysis; evaluate the benefits and costs or homeownership and estimate how much you can afford to pay for a home; describe the home-buying process; choose mortgage financing that meets your needs.
A put option contract gives its holder the right to sell a specified number of shares of
the underlying stock at the given strike price on or before the expiration date of the
I. Buying puts to participate in downward price movements.
Put options may provide a more attractive method than shorting stock for profiting on
stock price declines, in that, with purchased puts, you have a known and
predetermined risk. The most you can lose is the cost of the option. If you short stock,
the potential loss, in the event of a price upturn, is unlimited.
Automated stock trading is a burgeoning research area with important practical applica-
tions. The advent of the Internet has radically transformed the nature of stock trading in
most stock exchanges. Traders can now readily purchase and sell stock from a remote
site using Internet-based order submission protocols. Additionally, traders can moni-
tor the contents of buy and sell order books in real time using a Web-based interface.