Options Trading Strategy & Education
Options offer alternative strategies for investors to profit from trading underlying securities. Learn the basic options strategies such as calls, puts, covered calls, and protective puts.
Understanding How Options Are Priced
Bull Call Spread: How the Options Trading Strategy Works
Credit Spread: What It Means for Bonds and Options Strategy
Spreads in Finance: The Multiple Meanings in Trading Explained
What Are Stock Options? Parameters and Trading, With Examples
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Volatility: Meaning In Finance and How it Works with Stocks
Why Open Interest and Trading Volume Matter to Options Traders
LEAPS: How Long-Term Equity Anticipation Securities Options Work
4 Ways to Trade Options
At the Money (ATM): Definition & How It Works in Options Trading
Buy to Open: Definition, What It Means in Trading, and Example
American vs. European Options: What's the Difference?
Short Selling vs. Put Options: What's the Difference?
In the Money vs. Out of the Money: What's the Difference?
Put-Call Ratio Meaning and What It Says About How to Gauge the Market
How Is a Put Option Exercised?
Excersise Price: Overview, Put and Calls, In and Out of The Money
Leg: Definition in Trading, How It Works, and Strategy Types
Protective Put: What It Is, How It Works, and Examples
Rights Offering (Issue) Definition, Types, Pros and Cons
What Is a Short Call in Options Trading, and How Does It Work?
A Beginner’s Guide to Call Buying
Using the 'Greeks' to Understand Options
Introduction to Put Writing
American Option Definition, Pros & Cons, Examples
Deep in the Money: Definition and How They're Used in Trade
Interest Rate Options: Definition, How They Work, and Example
Triple Witching: Definition and Impact on Trading in Final Hour
Options Contract: What It Is, How It Works, Types of Contracts
Call: Definitions in Finance, Call Options & Call Auctions
Time Value: Definition, Role in Extrinsic Value, and Calculation
Interest Rate Call Option
How Long Is an Options Expiration Cycle?
Synthetic Forward Contract: Definition, How It Works, Example
Using Open Interest to Find Bull/Bear Signals
Exercise: Definition and How It Works With Options
Is It Possible to Trade Forex Options?
SPAN Margin: Definition, How It Works, Advantages
Zero Cost Collar: Definition and Example
Index Option: Option Contracts Based On a Benchmark Index
Quadruple (Quad) Witching: Definition and How It Impacts Stocks
What Is Early Exercise? Benefits to Selling a Call Option Early
Options Trading Strategies: Understanding Position Delta
Implied Volatility: Buy Low and Sell High
How to Sell Put Options to Benefit in Any Market
Top 7 Mistakes When Trading in Cheap Options
Put Calendar Definition
Delta Hedging: Definition, How It Works, and Example
Risk Reversal: Definition, How It Works, Examples
Options Industry Council (OIC)
Benefits of a Covered Call ETF
What Is a Naked (Uncovered or Short) Put and How Does It Work?
A Guide to Trading Binary Options in the U.S.
Intrinsic Value Defined and How It's Determined in Investing and Business
Assignment: Definition in Finance, How It Works, and Examples
The Basics of Covered Calls
Put Option vs. Call Option: When to Sell
Put-Call Parity: Definition, Formula, How it Works, and Examples
What Is Delta in Derivatives Trading, and How Does It Work?
Buy-Write Definition, Strategy, How It Works, Examples
What Is a Naked Option, How Naked Calls and Puts Work
Oil Volatility and How to Profit From It
Lookback Option: Definition, Pricing Examples, Fixed Vs. Floating