In this installment of the introduction to options trading series, representatives from Fidelity’s Trading Strategy Desk explored single leg option strategies for beginning options traders. They highlighted and demonstrated Fidelity’s trading platform and tools available to help you make informed trading decisions and actually place an options trade.
Learn to leverage Active Trader Pro’s® single trade, multi-trade, directed trade, and multi-leg capabilities to optimize your option trading experience.
In this course you will learn how to use the robust options analysis tools available on the Active Trader Pro PlatformsSM to generate and validate trading ideas. You will also learn how to use the option trading tickets to execute your single and multi-leg option trades.
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. Before trading options, please read Characteristics and Risks of Standardized Options. Supporting documentation for any claims, if applicable, will be furnished upon request.
There are additional costs associated with option strategies that call for multiple purchases and sales of options, such as spreads, straddles, and collars, as compared with a single option trade.
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