Options Trading

Options

An option on a futures contract gives the buyer the right, but not the obligation, to buy or...

Futures and options are financial contracts that exist between a buyer and seller of an underlying security. These...

A foreign exchange option, also known as an FX option or a currency option, is a contract that...

Dates

Weekly options are option contracts that only exist for eight days, which differs from normal option contracts that...

Exercise an option

A cash-backed call option, also known as a cash-secured call, is an option strategy where an investor buys...

Delta hedging is an option strategy whose goal is to limit the risk associated with price movements in...

Hedging is a strategy used by investors to reduce or eliminate the risk of holding one investment position...

Expiration Date

A calendar spread is an option strategy where an investor buys an option while simultaneously selling an option...

Option Premium

A put spread is an option strategy where an investor buys a put option while simultaneously selling a...

Option chain

A vertical spread is an option strategy where an investor buys an option while simultaneously selling an option...