Articles tagged with "faq"

How Bullish Traders Can Use Probabilities to Maximize Return

Do you ever find yourself in the situation where, you have a lot of conviction that the stock market, or at least a particular industry or sector, will make a notable move to the upside? Timing these moves can be difficult and even when traders are able to do so, buying the physical stock may […]

Looking for Income? Boost Your Payout With Probabilities

Everyone wants and needs income, whether it’s from working, in retirement or from trading. It’s a sought after source that provides us with not only what we need, but also with what we want. In today’s world of low – and in some instances negative – interest rates, finding that income is becoming harder and […]

Ways to Play the Election Year with Options

Election time is approaching. And after a nice calm summer where most investors are out on vacation, it’s time to get back to reality and get ready for a busy next few months in the investing world. There have been many financial surprises in the markets this year, including one of the worst January bear […]

Want to Profit With Options? Use Three Probabilities

When surfing the web, it’s easy to find several different sites that will generate a very common probability found in the options world: Probability of profit. Has a nice ring to it, right? The only problem is, the probability of profit doesn’t give you as much to work with as you think. At least when […]

What is Return on Risk?

In business ventures or investment planning, two things are always calculated by the capital holder: risk of the return and return on investment. The relationship between risk and return is inevitable. Let us define the two. What are Returns? Returns are usually quoted in percentage terms. They represent the gains or losses of a security […]

What are Stock Options?

So you want to get into trading options, but don’t know where to start? That’s okay, because learning options is like learning anything else: You just need practice. That’s not to say options trading isn’t hard, because some of the methods can be quite complex. We’ll get into some of that later, but for now, […]