Mastering Options: Effective and Profitable Strategies for Investors is essential reading for beginners to the world of options. It explains the essentials of option and hedging strategies that will empower you to earn attractive profits.

Primarily aimed at undergraduates and retail investors, it opens the door to a world of unlimited profits with limited risk. In concise language, augmented by relevant graphics, the key trading tools available to investors using online option trading platforms, are explained in detail.

Chapter by chapter, this book builds up a complete understanding of the essential building blocks of options investing, including covering key charting techniques using technical analysis tools.

Here’s what you learn from Mastering Options:

  • The characteristics of an option.
  • Types of options and common terms.
  • The underlying principles of options investing.
  • Insights into why you should invest in options.
  • Option strategies that consistently make profits whilst managing risk exposure.
  • Case studies illustrating each strategy.

This book exposes the myth that investing in financial options is an impenetrable mystery.

Table of Contents

  1. Cover
  2. Half-Title Page
  3. Title Page
  4. Copyright
  5. Dedication
  6. Description
  7. Contents
  8. Acknowledgments
  9. Chapter 1 History of the Options Market
  10. Chapter 2 Option Profit-and-Loss Diagrams
  11. Chapter 3 Types of Options
  12. Chapter 4 Exchange-Traded Options
  13. Chapter 5 Over-the-Counter Options
  14. Chapter 6 Profitable Strategies for Binary Option Trading
  15. Chapter 7 Vanilla Options—Strangle and Straddle Investment Strategies
  16. Chapter 8 Vanilla Options Bull Spread Strategies
  17. Chapter 9 Vanilla Options Bear Spread Strategies
  18. Chapter 10 Vanilla Options Butterfly Spread Strategies
  19. Chapter 11 Vanilla Options Iron Condor Spread Strategies
  20. Chapter 12 Hedging Using Vanilla Options
  21. Chapter 13 Conclusion
  22. About the Author
  23. Index
  24. Backcover