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ISBN-13 9780133087963ISBN-10 0133087964
ISBN-10 0133087891ISBN-13 9780133087895
Author(s): Guy Cohen
Publisher: FT Press
Copyright year: © 2013 Pages: 368

Guy Cohen's international best-seller Options Made Easy has earned a worldwide reputation for its simplicity, clarity and hands-on practicality. With outstanding graphics for step-by-step learning, it's packed with real trades designed to reinforce every new trader's learning experience. Using plain English and clear illustrations to explain key trading strategies, Cohen avoids complex math while effortlessly delivering the practical knowledge traders need.

Now, in this eagerly-anticipated Third Edition, Cohen updates all examples and data, utilizing the market's new option symbols throughout, and presenting a more streamlined, focused, and up-to-date review of relevant chart patterns and technical analyses. Most important, Cohen thoroughly introduces his breakthrough OVI indicator, derived from actual option transaction data. OVI leads the market, tracking what the world's smartest and savviest options traders are doing right now, and offering signals even beginning option traders can use to earn consistent profits. Step by step, hewalks traders through:  

  • Filtering for stocks and selecting the right strategy for each situation

  • Implementing strategies for income, including covered calls and bull put spreads

  • Trading volatility through straddles and strangles

  • Using butterflies and condors to trade rangebound markets

  • Understanding trading psychology and how it impacts option traders