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  1. What More Volatility Means For Momentum Stocks

    One byproduct of the recent tick higher in bond yields: a meaningful rise in volatility ...
  2. How & Why Interest Rates Affect Options

    The Fed is expected to change interest rates soon. We explain how a change in interest ...
  3. The Risks Of Writing Covered Calls

    While writing a covered call option is less risky than writing a naked call option, ...
  4. How Low Can Oil Prices Go?

    Record low oil prices are a welcome development for consumers, but oil companies ...
  5. SEC-Regulated Options Brokers

    Investopedia provides a List Of SEC-Regulated Options Brokers
  6. How To Trade Orange Juice Options

    How do orange juice options work and which factors determine the orange juice valuations? ...
  1. Why Is Best Buy Stock So Volatile?

    We look at why BBY has been so volatile in the past and whether this trend is likely ...
  2. A Guide Of Option Trading Strategies For Beginners

    Options offer alternative strategies for investors to profit from trading underlying ...
  3. Options and Roth IRAs: Do's and Don'ts

    A breakdown of the do's and don'ts of trading options in a Roth IRA.
  4. Trade Covered Calls On High Dividend Paying Stocks

    We explain the risks, rewards, timing, and profit and loss considerations for covered ...
  5. How do I invest or trade market indicators?

    Read about how investors can trade actual market indicators, such as the S&P 500 ...
  6. Top Day Trading Instruments

    Day trading is an intense and often appealing activity. Investopedia provides the ...
  1. Binary Options Tutorial

    A binary option is a straightforward yes/no trade. At expiration the option will ...
  2. Top ETFs And What They Track: A Tutorial

    This Investopedia tutorial provides an introduction to the leading exchange-traded ...
  3. Introduction to Stock Trader Types

    Being a stock trader can be both profitable and gratifying. To maximize the financial ...
  4. Options Pricing

    Options are valued in a variety of different ways. Learn about how options are priced ...
  1. What does the underlying of a derivative refer to?

    Find out more about derivative securities, what an underlying asset is and what the underlying assets refer to in stock options ...
  2. What kinds of derivatives are types of contingent claims?

    Read about contingent claim derivatives, such as options contracts, whereby the payout of the transaction is dependent on ...
  3. What does it mean to take delivery of a derivative contract?

    Find out more about derivative contracts and what it means when the holders of derivative contracts take delivery of the ...
  4. How can derivatives be used for speculation?

    Find out more about derivative securities, speculation and how derivatives could be used to speculate on the price of the ...
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  2. 4 Biggest Investor Errors

    It's always good practice to keep Warren Buffett's mantra in mind: "Rule No.1 is: ...
  3. Top 10 Green Industries

    Put a little green in your wallet by investing in these growing areas.
  4. 10 Biggest All-Star Bargains Of 2009

    With the 2009 MLB All-Star game in St.Louis a days away, here's a look at some All-Stars ...
  5. 6 Ways To Make Better Options Trades

    Learn how to make better options trades with the average monthly range.
  6. 10 Options Strategies To Know

    If you want to trade options but are short on strategies, we can help.
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