Options And Futures FAQs

  1. What are the most common momentum oscillators used in options trading?

  2. How are Bollinger Bands® used in options trading?

  3. Why is the Accumulative Swing Index helpful for traders and/or investors?

  4. Who created Bollinger Bands®?

  5. How does a bond's coupon interest rate affect its price?

  6. Can I invest in gold or silver with my Roth IRA?

  7. What's the difference between a long and short position in the market?

  8. How do you compare the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) and the Toronto Stock ...

  9. What's the best way to play backwardation in the futures market?

  10. What's the difference between binary options and day trading?

  11. If a LEAP option is purchased and held for more than 12 months, is the tax treatment ...

  12. Is there ever a bad time to invest in gold?

  13. Where can I purchase options?

  14. How can I invest in a foreign exchange market?

  15. What is a derivative?

  16. Committing acts against the Commodity Exchange Act can result in fines up to ...

  17. A “normal market” is also called a (an): A) Inverted market b) Carrying charge market ...

  18. Customer account records of NFA members must be kept for ...

  19. Which of the following would be considered a short hedge ...

  20. What is the hard-to-borrow list?

  21. How does margin trading in the forex market work?

  22. What is the difference between trading currency futures and spot FX?

  23. Is it possible to trade forex options?

  24. I want to start buying stocks. Where do I start?

  25. What should I look for when choosing a forex trading platform?

  26. What is the difference between LIBOR, LIBID and LIMEAN?

  27. How much money do I need to start trading?

  28. What is the difference between the bond market and the stock market?

  29. What is the difference between an options contract and a futures contract?

  30. After exercising a put option, can I still hold my option contract in order to sell ...

  31. What is a "wash sale"?

  32. What are the requirements to be able to contribute to an HSA?

  33. What are some common hand signals on the trading floor?

  34. If I buy a stock at $45 and I put a stop limit in to sell at $40, will I be guaranteed ...

  35. Is life insurance good for mortgage protection?

  36. Why is Game Theory useful in business?

  37. What are the differences between AMEX and Nasdaq?

  38. What are the distribution options for an inherited annuity?

  39. What is a call rule?

  40. My variable annuity account took a beating. Should I seek other alternatives?

  41. Why would you want a monthly benefit versus a daily benefit?

  42. Who set the record loss for "rogue traders"?

  43. When holding an option through expiration date, are you automatically paid any profits, ...

  44. Which of the following BEST describes tax treatment of a long option that expires ...

  45. What is the difference between systemic risk and systematic risk?

  46. Which is TRUE about Treasury bond futures?

  47. How do I employ a cash-and-carry trade?

  48. What are all of the securities markets in the U.S.A?

  49. What does it mean when futures prices are in contango?

  50. Which insurance policies do I really need?

  51. What is an unregistered mutual fund?

  52. Is it possible to short sell real estate?

  53. A Straddle

  54. What is the gold standard?

  55. What is an alligator spread?

  56. What was the Gold Reserve Act?

  57. All of these apply to an option exercise notice EXCEPT:

  58. What is the difference between return on equity and return on capital?

  59. What does it mean when advertisers say that "financing is available"? Should I trust ...

  60. What is the salad oil scandal?

  61. What is a wild-card play?

  62. How did currency trader John Rusnak hide $691 million in losses before being caught ...

  63. What is a vest fleece?

  64. Why can you short sell an ETF but not an index fund?

  65. Do I need to take the Series 6 examination after I have already successfully completed ...

  66. What will happen to my SEP IRA if I leave my current employer?

  67. What is the difference between hedging and speculation?

  68. I overcontributed to my 401(k). What are my options?

  69. What do the phrases "sell to open", "buy to close", "buy to open", and "sell to close" ...

  70. Are we in a bull market or a bear market?

  71. My company is the trustee of our 401k plan (which has 112 participants). What are ...

  72. I'm about to retire. If I pay off my mortgage with after-tax money I have saved, ...

  73. Do hedge funds and mutual funds invest in commodities in high inflation environments?

  74. Can I make money using put options when prices are going up?

  75. Can a stop-loss order be used to protect a short sale transaction?

  76. When you buy a stock in a company, does it necessarily mean that one of the shareholders ...

  77. What is the difference between leverage and margin?

  78. Can an option have a negative strike price?

  79. Which is better for tax deductions, itemization or a standard deduction?

  80. Why are options very active when they are at the money?

  81. What are the disadvantages of using net present value as an investment criterion?

  82. How do I receive sponsorship from a member firm in order to write a Series 7 exam?

  83. How do I measure option liquidity?

  84. I made involuntary contributions to a retirement plan while temporarily employed. ...

  85. What does it mean when a bond has a put option?

  86. What happens to my call options if the underlying company is bought out?

  87. What is a Bermuda swaption?

  88. What is hedging as it relates to forex trading?

  89. Where does the name "Wall Street" come from?

  90. What do all of the letters in a stock option ticker symbol mean?

  91. I have a KSOP through my employer that I've invested 100% in company stock. I am ...

  92. I own shares of a company that just received a delisting notice from Nasdaq. Does ...

  93. How can a futures trader exit a position prior to expiration?

  94. How can I hedge against rising diesel prices?

  95. How can I find out which stocks also trade as options?

  96. How are stock warrants different from stock options?

  97. What is the weighted average of outstanding shares? How is it calculated?

  98. Do stop or limit orders protect you against gaps in a stock's price?

  99. Is technical analysis used only to analyze stocks?

  100. Why would a person choose a mutual fund over an individual stock?

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