"Options Demystified" follows in the tradition of the series. The book teaches the complex and intimidating subject of options in an easy-to-understand manner, perfect for readers without formal finance or investment training. The format of the book also allows for an efficient use of the reader's time. Organised as a self-teaching guide, the book is filled with illustrations, definitions of industry terms, and real life examples. The author provides key points, background information, questions and quizzes (with answer key) at the end of every chapter to help the reader analyse his or her strengths and weaknesses, and a final exam to wrap it all up. In "Options Demystified" the reader will learn the many uses of options under a wide variety of circumstances. After covering the basics of the options universe - including a description of options, why options were invented, and the terminology of options - the author delves into all the key aspects of the major uses of options.
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A down-to-earth guide for understanding, trading, and making money from options
Do you want to learn how to use options without getting lost in confusing theories and complicated math? Options Demystified takes the mystery out of options, providing you with concise descriptions of various option strategies and the basic knowledge you need to execute basic stock and commodity options trades. It also includes some of the more complex techniques like covered calls, spreads, straddles and hedges, and more.
This unique, step-by-step guide uses short, snappy explanations and easy-to-understand examples--along with chapter-ending quizzes and a 50-question final exam--to give you the confidence you need to begin trading options like a pro. More important, the author reveals the psychological side of trading, so you keep a clear head in the heat of trading. You'll know why today's smartest investors and traders rely on the versatility of the options marketplace--and how you can too!
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Thomas McCafferty has been involved in the futures business since 1973. He is a Registered Stock Broker and a Registered Securities Options Principal. Recently, he was Marketing Manager at Evergreen Group, Inc. Before that he oversaw a branch office for Wasendorf & Son Company, an introducing broker, and managed its marketing efforts. He is the author of several books, including All About Futures, All About Commodities, and In-House Telemarketing: A Master Plan for Starting and Managing a Profitable Telemarketing Program. He is currently working on All About Options, 2nd edition.
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Book Description McGraw-Hill, 2005. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0071454152
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Book Description McGraw-Hill, 2005. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 1. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0071454152