Keyword | CPC | PCC | Volume | Score |
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call options and put options explained | 1.4 | 0.2 | 6840 | 89 |

What is the value of a call or put option? A Call option represents the right (but not the requirement) to purchase a set number of shares of stock at a pre-determined 'strike price' before the option reaches its expiration date. A call option is purchased in hopes that the underlying stock price will rise well above the strike price, at which point you may choose to exercise the option.

Buy a Put Option when you are bearish about the prospects of the underlying. In other words, a Put option buyer is profitable only when the underlying declines in value; The intrinsic value calculation of a Put option is slightly different when compared to the intrinsic value calculation of a call option; IV (Put Option) = Strike Price – Spot Price