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January 16, 2015:
Can you explain the potential opportunities and risks associated with selling put options?
January 09, 2015:
Can you provide a step by step explanation of the covered call strategy from a cash-flow perspective?
December 19, 2014:
Can you explain how realized and unrealized gains or losses are handled in a trading account?
December 12, 2014:
Can you discuss how special dividends are factored into standard option prices?
December 05, 2014:
Can you explain what a proxy is and how it relates to the world of options trading?
November 25, 2014:
What is the contract size of an equity option?
November 14, 2014:
What does it mean when a trader references a minimum price increment when trading options?
November 07, 2014:
Can you explain what the strike price of an option is?
November 03, 2014:
Can you explain how the bid-ask spread for options is determined?
October 24, 2014:
Can you explain what is meant when someone states, "The options on that stock are not very liquid."
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