Fundamentals of Options Market by Michael WilliamsFundamentals of Options Market by Michael Williams

Fundamentals of Options Market

byMichael Williams, Amy Hoffman

Paperback | January 9, 2001

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Options are an investment vehicle that can enhance virtually any investment philosophy. Fundamentals of the Options Market provides a clear, concise picture of this global marketplace. Using examples drawn from contemporary financial news, this completely accessible guidebook describes why and how these versatile tools can be used to hedge risk and enhance return, while explaining popular products including listed stock options, index options, and LEAPS.
Michael S. Williams is president and CEO of Market Compass, LLC, which specializes in financial education for investors and traders online, via the Internet, and through the PCX Institute. Williams has been an options market maker on the Pacific Exchange (PCX) for nearly a decade. He is a frequent speaker at conferences around the coun...
Title:Fundamentals of Options MarketFormat:PaperbackDimensions:340 pages, 10.8 × 8.5 × 0.8 inPublished:January 9, 2001Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0071363181

ISBN - 13:9780071363181


Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Introduction to Options.

Chapter 2: Characteristics of Stock Options.

Chapter 3: Building Blocks.

Chapter 4: Pricing Options.

Chapter 5: Option Volatility.

Chapter 6: Introduction to Synthetics.

Chapter 7: The Greeks.

Chapter 8: Position Trading.

Chapter 9: Option Strategies.

Chapter 10: Market Making.

Chapter 11: The Marketplace.

Chapter 12: Getting Started.