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Getting Started in Options

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ISBN-10: 0470480033

ISBN-13: 9780470480038

Edition: 8th 2010

Authors: Michael C. Thomsett

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An easy-to-read and updated guide to the dynamic world of options investingDuring the recent market turmoil, option trading volume actually increased, but many are still unsure of the opportunities that options present, simply because they don't fully understand how this market works. With Getting Started in Options, Eighth Edition, author Michael C. Thomsett looks to change this. In non-technical, easy-to-follow terms, this accessible guide thoroughly demystifies the options markets, distinguishes the imagined risks from the real ones, and arms investors with the facts they need to make more informed decisions. Opens with an introduction commenting on the recent market turmoil and the…    
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Book details

List price: $32.95
Edition: 8th
Copyright year: 2010
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated
Publication date: 10/20/2009
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 416
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.00" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 1.144
Language: English

Element Key
Introduction to the 8th Edition
Calls and Puts: Defining the Field of Play
Opening, Closing, Tracking: How It All Works
Buying Calls: Maximizing the Rosy View
Buying Puts: The Positive Side of Pessimism
Selling Calls: Conservative and Profitable
Selling Puts: The Overlooked Strategy
Choosing Stocks: Finding the Right Ingredients
Strategies in Volatile Markets: Uncertainty as an Advantage
Combined Techniques: Creative Risk Management
Paper Trading: A Test Run of the Theory
Options for Specialized Trading: Leveraging the Technical Approach
Leveraging Your Leverage
Trading Index Options: Playing the Broader Market
Risk and Taxes: Rules of the Game
Calculating She Return: A Complex Aspect to Options
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