You can sum up the power of options in one word- versatile. With options investors can profit from virtually any imaginable scenario. However, this potential for profitability comes at a price. Options are among the world’s most complex investment tools and the proper education is essential for investment success. This section will take you through options basics from A to Z, then walk you through strategies from the simplest to the most complex around.
Once you’ve completed the course, you’ll be able to:
Understand options – what they are, how they work and what opportunities they may present.
Learn the four basic option types that all option strategies are based on:
• Long calls
• Short calls
• Long puts
• Short puts
Hedge your positions against market loss by using options as protection during times of increased volatility.
Learn which strategies work best in which market conditions, based on price, time and volatility.