Learn about the collar strategy and the effect this option strategy may have on your portfolio. You will also learn how to execute a collar strategy on Fidelity's trading platforms.
Selling covered calls is a strategy in which an investor writes a call option contract while at the same time owning an equivalent number of shares of the underlying stock.
This lesson provides an overview of selling naked calls and the impact it may have on your portfolio. You will also learn how to sell naked calls on Fidelity's trading platforms.
Options at Fidelity
Options research helps identify potential option investments and trading ideas with easy access to pre-defined screens, analysis tools, and daily commentary from experts.
Options trading entails significant risk and is not appropriate for all investors. Certain complex options strategies carry additional risk. Prior to trading options, please read Characteristics and Risks of Standardized Options, and call 800-343-3548 to be approved for options trading. Supporting documentation for any claims, if applicable, will be furnished upon request.