Getting Started in Advanced Options: Illustrated Edition, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1118343689
  • ISBN-13: 9781118343685
  • DDC: 332.632283
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 300 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2012 | Published/Released June 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2012

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This book moves beyond the basics of options and introduces the advanced strategies every trader needs. Topics include a discussion of volatile markets and how options reduce risks; spread strategies; hedges and straddles; swing trading with options; options on futures and indexes; synthetic positions based on options; risks and taxes; and choosing stocks for options trading.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Books in the Getting Started in Series.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Element Key.
1: Strategies in Volatile Markets: Uncertainty as an Advantage.
2: Combinations and Spreads: Creative Risk Management.
3: Hedges and Straddles: More Creativity.
4: Options for Specialized Trading: Leveraging the Technical Approach.
5: Options on Futures: Leveraging Your Leverage.
6: Trading Index Options: Playing the Broader Market.
7: Synthetic Positions: Tracking the Stock.
8: Risk: Rules of the Game.
9: Taxes: The Wild Card of Options Trading.
10: Choosing Stocks: Finding the Right Ingredients.
Recommended Reading.
About the Author.