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Do I need to own a stock in order to purchase a call or put option? What are the consequences if I don't?0Devaughn2012-10-20 07:16:22
I want to buy an option to help you save money while still being able to make big profits . If I buy a call option on a stock that is selling for $ 300 + and only have enough to buy a $ 1000 ( ie , the price of the option is $ 10 per option ) , what should I do if I want to run this option at $ 300 when the stock is trading at around $ 320 expiration ? I have to get to $ 30,000 ? !
Suppose you purchase a call option on a stock. the strike price is $75 and the option contract costs $3. what?0Mile2012-08-25 01:09:19
is the total gain (loss ) in dollars if the trading price of the stock is : MedlinePlus one . B $ 50 . C $ 60. $ 70 d . E $ 72. $ 75 f . G $ 78. H $ 80. $ 85
In order for a stock option to be executed does it have to be above/below the price for a call/put?0Anika Bennett2012-08-02 20:32:02
I've been reading a lot about stock options , but I can not seem to find the answer, I see the stock options that have the calls ( to buy at a given price ) and put (to sell at a specified price ) . I wonder does the stock price has to be at a point determined by the options to be exercised? For example , a stock is trading at $ 1 - If you buy a put option for $ 7.00, but the action never rises above $ 2 , you can use its option to sell shares at $ 7.00 despite the population is far from it ? Conversely , if a stock is $ 5 and you buy a call to buy shares at $ 1, but the stock goes up or never comes close to $ 1, you can still buy shares at $ 1? How would that effect if you could not because I could buy a lot at $ 1 and make a profit if the stock is trading at $ 5?
Stock Call Option question: What determines how many avg daily trades a Call option has?1ericka2012-09-29 04:32:02
I thought it would be based on the average daily volume of the population - The higher the level of stocks , the greater the volume of options. But I compared the volume of option trades some populations with different APP 4000000 avg daily trades and it seems that the activity of choice for one may be very low and the other high.
New to Option trading. Need Help in Placing my call order.?1Vanna2015-04-27 12:32:50
I want to buy a Call AAPL order to open , but not sure how to order . Anybody can walk me through this first process and try to make a small profit in this hype AAPL . Not looking for a big money , but just to see how it works and how it would benefit me . I'm starting with 2k and expect that the number will increase as I continue to learn and buy . How " YOU " do it and show me and show me how the order is places . Thank you for your help. : 0P
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Option trading - Without purchase of stock?1Fatih2012-09-17 09:33:03
Hello , MedlinePlus I wonder how you can take advantage of the options on a call option and a put option without having to buy the underlying asset ? for example. Stock MedlinePlus MedlinePlus Is this possible ? If so , how?
Online stock purchase question; option contract?0df2012-08-25 13:50:19
I'm thinking of buying some shares online through TradeKing . This will be my first time buying shares , except through 401k . Anyway , on their website says $ 4.95 per trade , I understand , but then says " $ .65 per option contract ." What does that mean ? All I want to do is put some money in a stock that is very low at this time , let it go up , ( and it will go up ! ) Then take my money in about 6 months . I will not be constantly buying and selling , I'm just interested in a stock . Are there any other hidden fees I should look out for ?
What is the consequences of Fed call?0Joan2012-10-14 16:58:01
I'm having my third call Fed in seven days I got to make the call or be discharged me. Usually sell it at a profit by liquidating it ASAP so I called Fed committed rape - for the 3rd time in 12 months. My question is if I get another 7 days to comply with the Fed called the 4th time ( if I got the fourth call Fed ) ? My agent said that will contain my business for 3 months? MedlinePlus Any links to call Fed will be greatly appreciated . MedlinePlus thank you very much
Is there any way i can trade a stock and a call option at the same time for example?0Elro2012-10-09 08:57:08
I want to buy and sell the covered call msft while MedlinePlus Is this possible ? MedlinePlus similar to how an agent takes a call spread or put spread , but I 'm buying the stock from MedlinePlus What brokers let me do this?
Could someone please explain what a call and a put option is for trading stock.?0Benn2012-08-13 08:26:01
Could someone explain what a call and a put option is for stock trading . ?
I am considering an Option strategy similar to a covered call except I would buy a LEAP instead of the stock?1Curcuma空间QQ网名. aggressive Mei -2015-07-29 22:29:29
i.e. Yahoo is trading at about $27 i would buy a LEAP JAN09 17.5 strike at $11.15 and sell/write a JAN08 30 strike for $1.15 total cost is $10 ($1000 for the contract), and as the calls I write expire I would write new ones for the next month until I get exercized (in the first trade that would be at $30 for a $250 profit on a $1000 investment) or offset the LEAP close to expiration, always making sure the strike price was high enough so that if excersized I would make money counting in the premiums I collected. Basically this is similar to standard covered calls but more leverage (I belive the proper term for this strategy would be a "Diagonal Spread"). Is there any downside of using LEAPS instead of Stock that I am missing besides the obvious time constraint where I have a little over a year to pull a profit as opposed to buying the stock where I have as long as it takes? Any suggestions or tips are appreciated.

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