Options Guide

Options Glossary Illustrated

What Are Options?   1:39

OIC’s Options Glossary Illustrated is an ongoing video series that brings basic options concepts to life in quick, easy-to-understand clips. This first entry in the series answers the most basic of questions: Just what are options?

In, At and Out of the Money   2:07

OIC’s Options Glossary Illustrated is an ongoing video series that brings basic options concepts to life in quick, easy-to-understand clips. This second video takes a look at what it means to be in the money, at the money and out of the money.

What is Assignment?   0:57

OIC’s Options Glossary Illustrated is an ongoing video series that brings basic options concepts to life in quick, easy-to-understand clips. In this third example, we’ll go over the idea of assignment, or what happens when an option holder exercises that option.

Strike Price   0:53

OIC’s Options Glossary Illustrated is an ongoing video series that brings basic options concepts to life in quick, easy-to-understand clips. Our fourth entry deals with the strike price - also called the exercise price - of an options contract.

Pricing Inputs   1:27

OIC’s Options Glossary Illustrated is an ongoing video series that brings basic options concepts to life in quick, easy-to-understand clips. Our fifth segment will take a look at factors that affect equity option prices.

Long Equity   1:50

OIC’s Options Glossary Illustrated is an ongoing video series that brings basic options concepts to life in quick, easy-to-understand clips. This segment deals with the concept of long equity and what it means to have a long equity call or long equity put position.

Expiration   1:25

OIC’s Options Glossary Illustrated is an ongoing video series that brings basic options concepts to life in quick, easy-to-understand clips. In this video, we’ll go over the topic of equity option expiration.

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