Understanding Stock Option Trading Strategies
Sub-Title:Using Stock Options to Enhance Your Comfort with Your Investment Portfolio
Publisher:Stephen Paul Zera
"Understanding Stock Option Trading Strategies" thoroughly and clearly explains the nature of stock options and their many uses. Call and put options are examined separately in the early chapters of the book in order to allow for better understanding. Also, option valuation at expiration is examined in detail before examining option valuation prior to expiration for both call and put options. Full-color graphical analyses are used throughout the book with detailed explanations of all of the important relationships that are presented. Thorough discussion and graphical analyses are presented for the following topics: option valuation, equilibrium conditions, long option positions, writing options, option greeks, leverage, portfolio protection, income generation, option combinations, option spreads, spread series, conversions, volatility trading and much more. This book was written to allow investors and students to develop a solid understanding of options and option trading strategies.