What are Stock Options?

Companies who needs money to expand their business can go to the bank for a loan or issue Stock Options. Stock Options have two similar but slightly distinct meanings in everyday use. The first use is in the sense of employee stock options. And the second use is that stock options are traded on an exchange. An employee stock option […]

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What is an Stock Option?

While a stock option may sound complicated and appropriate only for sophisticated investors, they are quite easy to understand and actually quite commonly used in everyday life – although they are called by different names. In fact, we’re sure that everyone reading this article has used a call or put option at one time or another. If you don’t believe […]

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What is a stock

A stock or stocks represents partial ownership of a corporation. Stocks are also called shares. When you buy them, you effectively own a small fraction of that company. Most stocks of public companies are traded on stock exchanges like the NYSE or the NASDAQ. Owning Stocks or selling Stock Options is very popular instrument for traders and investors. But what […]

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