Understanding Calls and Puts

Understanding Calls and Puts Call v. Put Call: -Allows you to buy stock -If you have one call that means you are able to buy that stock at your set price -It has to reach the set price on or before your contract's expiration -If it doesn't reach the set price, your contract deteriorates in value and you lose your option premium -You buy it in hopes of stock going up -As the stock price goes up, the call increases in value -Similar to going long within stocks Put: -Allows you to sell stock (it gives you the right, but not the obligation) -For example: you own 100 shares of Microsoft at $25 and you own a put of Microsoft at $20 -If the stock declines to $10/share and you have the put for that year, you can put somebody the stock at the $20 range -You buy it in hopes of stock going down -As the stock price goes down, the put increases in value -You are hoping to sell the contract later at higher value -Similar to short-selling Continue to learn with me at: http://tradersfly.com/ Check out my courses at : http://rise2learn.com Facebook Fan Page: https://ift.tt/295Pp0S Get My Charts on Twitter: https://twitter.com/tradersfly/ stock market #stockmarket #stocktrading #investing #education $spy


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