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Option Trader's Workbook, The: A Problem-Solving Approach, 2nd Edition

By Jeff Augen

Published by FT Press

Published Date: Oct 3, 2011


This is the eBook version of the printed book.

Successful options trading requires extensive practice. With The Option Trader's Handbook, Second Edition, you can get all the hands-on practice you need, without risking a dime! Updated with the newest trading techniques, it contains hundreds of realistic problems for beginners, intermediate-level traders, and even experts. You'll walk through trades designed to profit from changing prices and volatility, time decay, and many other factors. This edition's new problems include: CBOE Weekly Options Expiration options; using collars, covered calls, and covered puts to structure income-generating trades with well-defined risk profiles; using ratio and variance trading, VIX options, and volatility ETFs; and much more. Fully explained solutions are provided for every problem.

Table of Contents

Preface     xi
Notes     1
Chapter 1: Pricing Basics     3
Chapter 2: Purchasing Puts and Calls     43
Chapter 3: Covered Puts and Calls     91
Chapter 4: Complex Trades--Part 1     125
Chapter 5: Complex Trades--Part 2     173
Chapter 6: Advanced Ratio Trades     219
Chapter 7: Stock and Option Trades     251
Chapter 8: Trading the Weekly Options Expiration     261
Glossary     273
Index     279

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ISBN-10: 0-13-261922-9

ISBN-13: 978-0-13-261922-6

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