Jim Graham

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  1. Trading Instruments

    How To Avoid Closing Options Below Intrinsic Value

    To get the best return possible on your options trading, it is important to understand how options work and the markets in which they trade.
  2. Trading Strategy

    Getting Acquainted With Options Trading

    Learn more about stock options, including some basic terminology and the source of profits.
  3. Trading Strategy

    Put-Call Parity And Arbitrage Opportunity

    Look at trades that are profitable when the value of corresponding puts and calls diverge.
  4. Trading Instruments

    Options Risk Graphs: Visualizing Profit Potential

    With a single diagram, you can see how price, time and volatility affect potential gains.
  5. Trading Strategy

    Options Trading Volume And Open Interest

    Learn how these two statistics can give you an edge in trading options.
  6. Trading Instruments

    Dividends, Interest Rates And Their Effect On Stock Options

    Learn how analyzing these variables are crucial to knowing when to exercise early.
  7. Trading Instruments

    Using "The Greeks" To Understand Options

    These risk-exposure measurements help traders detect how sensitive a specific trade is to price, volatility and time decay.
  8. Trading Instruments

    Stock Options: What's Price Got To Do With It?

    A thorough understanding of risk is essential in options trading. So is knowing the factors that affect option price.
  9. Trading Instruments

    Stock Option Expiration Cycles

    Understanding expiration cycles is just one more way to help you increase your success rate when trading options.