Hedging

  1. Options give a less risky slice of Alibaba's ...

    US investors can use options as a way to benefit from the profitability of Chinese-owned ...
  2. Is the Stock Correlation Strategy Effective?

    The synchronized movement among stocks and markets in recent years is challenging ...
  3. Applying Binary Options To Equity Markets

    A binary option payout depends on the outcome of a “yes” or “no” proposition, related ...
  4. The Better Inflation Hedge: Gold or Treasuries?

    Owning gold may not be the best option for hedging against inflation. What else, ...
  5. Narrow Your Range With Stop-Limit Orders

    With stop-limit orders, buyers protect themselves from prices too high for their ...
  6. Credit Default Swaps: What Happens In A Credit ...

    The credit crisis of 2008 prompted important changes to the settlement of credit ...
  1. Inverse ETFs - Rising During Market Declines

    These four ETFs make it easy for traders and investors to hedge long positions, as ...
  2. Sometimes Hedging Isn't Enough (LEH, MER)

    Lehman Bros. beat earnings estimates by managing its hedges and expenses; Morgan ...
  1. Introduction to Stock Trader Types

    Being a stock trader can be both profitable and gratifying. To maximize the financial ...
  1. When short selling, how long should you hold on to a short?

    Explore the reasons for short selling and the various factors that influence how long an investor may wish to maintain a ...
  2. What is spread hedging?

    Learn about one of the most common risk-management strategies options traders use, called spread hedging, to limit exposure ...
  3. How can I protect my portfolio from market corrections?

    Learn about some of the types of investment strategies designed to protect an investment portfolio from losing value during ...
  4. What's the difference between a long and short position in the market?

    Understand long and short positions for stocks and option contracts; combine long and short positions for added leverage ...
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