How to Start Trading Options: A Self-Teaching Guide for Trading Options Profitably

Paperback | October 12, 2005

byKevin Kraus

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A popular options authority offers you ahands-on guide to get you up and trading—even if you’re a novice

Options are extremely popular with traders lookingto gain leverage and reduce risk, but bookson the subject often get bogged down in complexmathematical formulas and other detailed discussions,which aren’t helpful a new trader. Start TradingOptions delivers clear, concise, and ready-to-use explanationsto guide you from the fundamentalsof options through more advanced and powerfultrading strategies.

Plain-English descriptions explain uses of calls and puts,strategies for buying and selling, techniques for combiningfutures and options to create synthetic positions,and types of spreads from strangles andstraddles to vertical, ratio, and delta.

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A popular options authority offers you ahands-on guide to get you up and trading—even if you’re a noviceOptions are extremely popular with traders lookingto gain leverage and reduce risk, but bookson the subject often get bogged down in complexmathematical formulas and other detailed discussions,which aren’t helpful a new trader. Start...

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Easy-to-use option strategies to dramatically increase your trading profits while slashing your downside risk Start Trading Options takes a straightforward approach, using simple and easy language and math to give you just the facts--what options are, how and why they work, and what you need to do to start making them work for you toda...

Kevin Kraus is president of CSM Futures, a pioneer web based and retail service brokerage firm that offers 24-hour online access, education, and market support. He is the creator of Kevin Kraus's Option Tutor Course. For more information, visit his Website at www.kkraus.com.

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:188 pages, 9.1 × 7.3 × 0.5 inPublished:October 12, 2005Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:007145909X

ISBN - 13:9780071459099

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