|5-step guide to options research
Here are a few tips and resources to help you find options candidates and strategies.
|5 tools to research stocks
Here’s how you can analyze investment opportunities using powerful tools and resources.
|Introduction to options
Watch this video to learn about the basic characteristics of options and the reason for using different options strategies.
Buying and selling options
Call options grant you the right to control stock at a fraction of the full price.
You can potentially earn upfront income by selling options—but there are significant risks.
|LEAPS and bounds
An options strategy for short-term traders and longer-term investors.
Trade tactically and efficiently with options that expire weekly—instead of monthly.
Picking the options contract
|Picking the right expiration date
A delicate balance between time and cost is at the heart of this critical choice.
|Hitting the right strike price
Here are a few ways to help pick the optimal strike price when buying or selling options.
|Trading options on Fidelity.com
The option ticket on Fidelity.com allows you to easily find, analyze, and enter the strategy you want to trade.
|Profit and loss calculator video
Model options strategies to see profit and loss potential, and change assumptions such as underlying price, volatility, or days to expiration.
Watch this video on the Strategy Ideas tool in Active Trader Pro®, which is designed to provide you with income generation opportunities.
|Argus option reports
Watch this video on Argus reports on Fidelity.com, which provide you with real-time data on specific option trading ideas.