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3 Steps For Using Options To Protect Your Portfolio

| July 5, 2019 | 0 Comments
3 Steps For Using Options To Protect Your Portfolio

With the stock market having a sizzling run to new all-time highs, investors are rightfully asking how they can protect their gains while still retaining upside exposure. This is where options trading can be extremely helpful.  The most straight forward and simplest form of hedging or limiting downside risk is buying put options. While it is essentially true […]

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Options, Hurricanes And Hedging

| February 16, 2018 | 0 Comments
Options, Hurricanes And Hedging

We always look at our investment process and ask ourselves, “What can we do better?” How can we increase returns and lower risk? We think we have found a new, sensible way to do both. We can hedge a portion of our market exposure with put options. Put options are contracts that trade on an […]

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Buying Put Options, Buy Put Options, Long Put Option

| March 30, 2012 | 0 Comments
Buying Put Options, Buy Put Options, Long Put Option

Put buying is the opposite of buying a call. Here’s how it works… Buying a put is an option to sell a particular stock at a certain price for a limited period of time.  It’s a bearish position.  A put option increases in value as the price of the underlying stock goes down. There are […]

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