Make Money
Buying Options
For most traders the best practice is to
make money buying options.
You can make money buying options
on stocks or commodity futures.
Before We Continue…
Click the links below to get your
FREE training materials.
Free Weekly Investing Webinars
Don’t miss t...
And you can make money when you
buy foreign currency options.
Professionals make money trading
options both by buying and selling.
The fact is that those who sell options
tend to make more money over the
years than those who buy options.
But, the risk of a horrendous loss in
selling options is such that this
practice is largely limited to those with
deep poc...
If you analyze carefully and pay
attention to the markets you can find
underpriced or out of the money
options.
If your analysis tells you that the
underlying equity will go up, or down,
in price you can make money buying
options.
Make Money when Equities Rise or
Fall
There are two types of options
contracts, calls and puts.
A call contract gives the buyer the right
to purchase the equity in question at a
set price no matter how high the
market ...
The trader is under no option to
execute the contract and will do so
only if it results in a profit.
Traders make money buying stock
options with calls if the price of the
stock rises.
Their maximum loss is limited to the
cost of the options contract.
What about if your analysis tells you
that the price of a stock is about to go
down?
Then you can make money buying
stock options by using puts.
A put contract gives the buyer the right
to sell the equity in question at the
fixed contract price not no matter how
far ...
As with a call contract the trader is
under no obligation to execute the
contract and will only do so if it is
profitable.
Never Buy or Sell the Stock in
Question
An options contract has a value. It is
the price that one pays to purchase
the rights in the options contract.
When a person buys a call on a stock
he pays a certain price. If the price of
that stock goes up so does the value
of the ...
The same happens with puts if the
price of the underlying stock goes
down.
Many if not most options traders never
buy or sell stocks.
They simply exit their contract by
making the opposite trade, taking their
money with them.
Options Trading Strategies
Options traders, like stock traders,
stand to make the most money in
volatile markets.
However, in volatile markets it can be
hard to predict if a stock will go up or
down.
A useful strategy in this regard is called
a long straddle options strategy.
A long straddle is buying both a call
and a put on the same stock with the
same expiration date.
In a long straddle options strategy the
worst a trader can do is lose the cost
of the premiums paid for the call if the
st...
However, this options trading strategy
has potentially unlimited potential if
the stock price changes significantly.
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in …5
×

Make Money Buying Options

235 views

Published on

Make Money Buying Options

http://www.options-trading-education.com/24070/make-money-buying-options/

For most traders the best practice is to make money buying options. You can make money buying options on stocks or commodity futures. And you can make money when you buy foreign currency options. Professionals make money trading options both by buying and selling. The fact is that those who sell options tend to make more money over the years than those who buy options. But, the risk of a horrendous loss in selling options is such that this practice is largely limited to those with deep pockets. If you analyze carefully and pay attention to the markets you can find underpriced or out of the money options. If your analysis tells you that the underlying equity will go up, or down, in price you can make money buying options.

Make Money when Equities Rise or Fall

There are two types of options contracts, calls and puts. A call contract gives the buyer the right to purchase the equity in question at a set price no matter how high the market price may go. The trader is under no option to execute the contract and will do so only if it results in a profit. Traders make money buying stock options with calls if the price of the stock rises. Their maximum loss is limited to the cost of the options contract. What about if your analysis tells you that the price of a stock is about to go down? Then you can make money buying stock options by using puts. A put contract gives the buyer the right to sell the equity in question at the fixed contract price not no matter how far the price might go down. As with a call contract the trader is under no obligation to execute the contract and will only do so if it is profitable.

Never Buy or Sell the Stock in Question

An options contract has a value. It is the price that one pays to purchase the rights in the options contract. When a person buys a call on a stock he pays a certain price. If the price of that stock goes up so does the value of the options contract. The same happens with puts if the price of the underlying stock goes down. Many if not most options traders never buy or sell stocks. They simply exit their contract by making the opposite trade, taking their money with them.

Published in: News & Politics
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total views
235
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
1
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
3
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Make Money Buying Options

  1. 1. Make Money Buying Options
  2. 2. For most traders the best practice is to make money buying options.
  3. 3. You can make money buying options on stocks or commodity futures.
  4. 4. Before We Continue… Click the links below to get your FREE training materials. Free Weekly Investing Webinars Don’t miss these free training events! http://www.profitableinvestingtips.com/free-webinar Forex Conspiracy Report Read every word of this report! http://www.forexconspiracyreport.com
  5. 5. And you can make money when you buy foreign currency options.
  6. 6. Professionals make money trading options both by buying and selling.
  7. 7. The fact is that those who sell options tend to make more money over the years than those who buy options.
  8. 8. But, the risk of a horrendous loss in selling options is such that this practice is largely limited to those with deep pockets.
  9. 9. If you analyze carefully and pay attention to the markets you can find underpriced or out of the money options.
  10. 10. If your analysis tells you that the underlying equity will go up, or down, in price you can make money buying options.
  11. 11. Make Money when Equities Rise or Fall
  12. 12. There are two types of options contracts, calls and puts.
  13. 13. A call contract gives the buyer the right to purchase the equity in question at a set price no matter how high the market price may go.
  14. 14. The trader is under no option to execute the contract and will do so only if it results in a profit.
  15. 15. Traders make money buying stock options with calls if the price of the stock rises.
  16. 16. Their maximum loss is limited to the cost of the options contract.
  17. 17. What about if your analysis tells you that the price of a stock is about to go down?
  18. 18. Then you can make money buying stock options by using puts.
  19. 19. A put contract gives the buyer the right to sell the equity in question at the fixed contract price not no matter how far the price might go down.
  20. 20. As with a call contract the trader is under no obligation to execute the contract and will only do so if it is profitable.
  21. 21. Never Buy or Sell the Stock in Question
  22. 22. An options contract has a value. It is the price that one pays to purchase the rights in the options contract.
  23. 23. When a person buys a call on a stock he pays a certain price. If the price of that stock goes up so does the value of the options contract.
  24. 24. The same happens with puts if the price of the underlying stock goes down.
  25. 25. Many if not most options traders never buy or sell stocks.
  26. 26. They simply exit their contract by making the opposite trade, taking their money with them.
  27. 27. Options Trading Strategies
  28. 28. Options traders, like stock traders, stand to make the most money in volatile markets.
  29. 29. However, in volatile markets it can be hard to predict if a stock will go up or down.
  30. 30. A useful strategy in this regard is called a long straddle options strategy.
  31. 31. A long straddle is buying both a call and a put on the same stock with the same expiration date.
  32. 32. In a long straddle options strategy the worst a trader can do is lose the cost of the premiums paid for the call if the stock does not change price.
  33. 33. However, this options trading strategy has potentially unlimited potential if the stock price changes significantly.

×