One of the benefits of trading options is that it gives you a variety of ways to take advantage of what you believe may happen to the underlying security. But one of the trade-offs for the luxury of this variety is an increased risk for making mistakes. The goal of this recorded webinar is to create awareness regarding some of the most common options trading missteps in order to help options traders make more informed decisions.
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.
Greeks are mathematical calculations used to determine the effect of various factors on options.
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