AARP Digital Editions offer you practical tips, proven solutions, and expert guidance. During the recent market turmoil, option trading volume actually increased, but many are still unsure of the opportunities that options present, simply because they don't fully understand how this market works. With Getting Started in Options, Eighth Edition, author Michael C. Thomsett looks to change this. In non-technical, easy-to-follow terms, this accessible guide thoroughly demystifies the options markets, distinguishes the imagined risks from the real ones, and arms investors with the facts they need to make more informed decisions. Opens with an introduction commenting on the recent market turmoil and the growing importance of options Contains new chapters on futures and index options Includes sidebar definitions and easy-to-follow examples that anyone can understand Besides new examples, updated charts, and timely additions to reflect important changes in the markets, this edition also includes discussions on other important options issues, such as: how to calculate options returns; qtest runq activities to try out new theories; and much more.You increase your profit potential with call writing using a strategy known as average up. ... Covered call writing provides downside protection, but that is limited; if price decline extends beyond the discounted basis of stock, then you have aanbsp;...
|Title||:||AARP Getting Started in Options|
|Author||:||Michael C. Thomsett|
|Publisher||:||John Wiley & Sons - 2011-12-19|