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Options Warm-up

Continuing Education Credit:
0 hours

Course Expiration:
Course access expires 12 weeks from date of registration

Cost: Free

Course Overview:

In this 2-part course we cover the fundamentals of options. Learn basic option terminology in The Language of Options and discover how options function in Options' Mechanics.

Course Outline:

The Language of Options

  • Class, Series, Type
  • Long and Short
  • Expiration Cycles and Strike Price Intervals
  • LEAPS Expirations
  • Strike Price Intervals
  • Paying for Options, Margining Short Positions
  • Exercise and Assignment
  • American and European Style Options

Options' Mechanics

  • Volume, Open Interest
  • Bid - Ask
  • Types of Orders
  • Option Quotes: Nickels, Dimes and maybe Pennies
  • Symbol Guides
  • LEAPS Symbols
  • Impact of Stock Splits on Options

How to Register:

Step 1: Log into your myCboe account.

Step 2: Enter Registration Code

Please click here and enter optedu if prompted.

If you are taken directly to your Course Status Page, please scroll to the bottom for your Current Registration code. Please click on Change Registration code if it is NOT optedu

Step 3: Complete a Student Profile

Complete the student profile page and click on the submit button.

Step 4: Select your Courses

You should now be on your personalized Course Status Page which will list all of our available courses. To register, simply select the course name link.


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