Category: 02. Instruments

Getting Acquainted With Options Trading

What Is Stock Options Trading? Trading options is very different from trading stocks because options have distinct characteristics from stocks. Investors need to take the time to understand the terminology and concepts involved with options before trading them. Options are financial derivatives, meaning that they derive their value from...
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Stock

What Is a Stock? A stock (also known as equity) is a security that represents the ownership of a fraction of a corporation. This entitles the owner of the stock to a proportion of the corporation’s assets and profits equal to how much stock they own. Units of stock are called “shares.” Stocks are...
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