Examples of trading in futures and options
What is the market lot for Stock Futures? This chapter gives you an overview of how to use a margin calculator. Describes what a forward contract means along with a practical illustration of the concept.
This chapter discusses leverage, the central theme of futures trading in detail. Options Theory for Professional Trading 23 chapters 6. Option Strategies 13 chapters 7. This chapter gives a step by step instruction on how to hedge a portfolio of stocks with the help of a futures instrument.
Emphasis is also made on things you need to take care of when you short stocks or futu. What is pair trading? When am I required to pay initial margin to my broker? How are Stock Futures settled? As an investor, how do I start trading in Stock Futures?
The chapter explains all that you need about shorting, be it futures or stocks with practical real life examples. The article starts by discussing the drawbacks of Forwards contracts and progress to discuss how a futures contract overcomes these drawbacks. How are Stock Futures priced?
Technical Analysis 20 chapters 3. This chapter gives a step by step instruction on how to hedge a portfolio of stocks with the help of a futures instrument. In addition the chapter also touches upon spread trading such as calendar spreads. As an investor, how do I start trading in Stock Futures?