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Synthetic Spot

June 8, 2018 -

An option strategy executed by selling (buying) a put and buying (selling) a call with the same strike and expiration. The profit and loss associated with this position is equivalent to buying (selling) the spot market. See also Synthetic Call Synthetic-Put

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Synthetic Put

June 8, 2018 -

An option strategy executed by selling (buying) the spot market and buying (selling) a call. The profit and loss associated with this position is equivalent to buying (selling) a put with the same strike and expiration. See also Synthetic Call Synthetic Spot

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Synthetic Call

June 8, 2018 -

An option strategy executed by buying (selling) the spot market and buying (selling) a put. The profit and loss associated with this position is equivalent to buying (selling) a call with the same strike and expiration. See also Synthetic Put Synthetic Spot

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Strike Price

June 8, 2018 -

The price at which an option owner can buy or sell the spot market upon option exercise. Also known as Exercise Price

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Strangle

June 8, 2018 -

An option strategy executed by buying or selling both a call option with a lower strike price and a put option with a higher strike price with the same expiration. See also Straddle

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Straddle

June 8, 2018 -

An option strategy executed by buying or selling both a call option and a put option with the same strike and expiration. See also Strangle

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Stop-Limit Order

June 8, 2018 -

An order type designating the execution of a limit order when the market reaches a specific price (stop). See also Order Types

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Stop Order

June 8, 2018 -

An order type designating the execution of a market order when the market reaches a specific price (stop). See also Order Types

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Spread Position

June 8, 2018 -

A position composed of a long option and a short option of the same type.

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Spread

June 8, 2018 -

The difference between the bid and the ask.

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