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Understanding Options 2E, 2nd Edition by Michael Sincere

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Welcome to the Options Market

I’m delighted that you decided to join me as we learn more about options and options trading. Options can be deceiving—something like walking through quicksand. At the beginning, it may seem straightforward and uncomplicated. But as you get in deeper, it can get murkier, and before long you find yourself sinking under the weight of options terminology.

As you become more familiar with the strategies, it gets easier. But don’t get me wrong. Learning about options is like learning a new language. The good news is that you don’t need an advanced degree in mathematics to be a successful options trader. Most of the math is basic. If sophisticated calculations are needed, you can find the answers on your computer or ...

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