Hedging

  1. Applying Binary Options To Equity Markets

    Applying Binary Options To Equity Markets

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

    The Better Inflation Hedge: Gold or Treasuries?

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

    Narrow Your Range With Stop-Limit Orders

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

    Credit Default Swaps: What Happens In A Credit ...

    The credit crisis of 2008 prompted important changes to the settlement of credit ...
  5. Trade Like A Hedge Fund Master

    Trade Like A Hedge Fund Master

    Simple techniques can limit losses - but at a cost.
  6. How Much Disaster Can Gold Hedge?

    How Much Disaster Can Gold Hedge?

    Gold holds up well in the face of fear, but offers little in times of true collapse. ...
  1. Inverse ETFs - Rising During Market Declines

    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)

    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

    Introduction to Stock Trader Types

    Being a stock trader can be both profitable and gratifying. To maximize the financial ...
  1. 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 ...
  2. 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 ...
  3. What is a derivative?

    A derivative is a contract between two or more parties whose value is based on an agreed-upon underlying financial asset, ...
  4. Is it possible to trade forex options?

    Yes. Options are available for trading in almost every type of investment that trades in a market. Most investors are familiar ...
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