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Lesson 2: Option Basics

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Option Basics

Included In This Video:

  • General Definitions

  • Covered call writing: An overview

  • The strike price as it relates to the stock price

    • In-the-money

    • At-the-money

    • Out-of-the-money

  • The option premium or how you get paid as it relates to the strike price

    • Intrinsic value

    • Time value

  • The Options Chain

In Lesson 3 we will discuss stock selection for covered call writing using fundamental and technical analysis.