Prior to beginning work on this assignment, read Chapters 14 and 15 and, review the PowerPoints for Chapters 14 and 15.
In your paper,
- Explain the nature of an option security and the uses of futures markets securities to shape investment portfolios.
- Explain how individuals and businesses can use options and futures markets instruments to create speculating opportunities and reduce their investment risk exposure.
- Outline and explain a put and call purchase strategy that will allow you to use $10,000 to control 100 shares of the common stock in your portfolio.
- Describe some of the essential similarities and differences between options and futures.
The How Options, Futures Markets, and Securities Can Be Used in Your Investment Program paper,
- Must be 3 double-spaced pages in length (not including title and references pages) and formatted according to APA style as outlined in the university Writing Center’s APA Style