Lee Lowell is one of America's leading options professionals and is the coeditor of Mt. Vernon Research's Xcelerated Profits Report and Editor of Instant Money Trader and Triple-Zone Profit Trader. He has been an options trading professional for seventeen years and spent six years in the options trenches as a market-maker on the floor of the New York Mercantile Exchange (NYMEX). After leaving the floor in 1998, Lowell started, and currently runs, his own home-based trading business—actively trading commodity options and futures, stocks, stock options, ETFs, and e-mini futures. He's had numerous articles published in leading financial magazines, including Futures and Technical Analysis of Stocks and Commodities, as well as articles posted on options-related Web sites such as www.optioninvestor.com and www.esignal.com. Lowell is also the author of the first edition of Get Rich with Options (Wiley).
Preface to the Second Edition.
PART ONE: THE OPTION BASICS.
CHAPTER 1: It's All about the Calls and Puts.
CHAPTER 2: How Options are Priced.
CHAPTER 3: Options Volatility.
CHAPTER 4: Stock versus Options.
CHAPTER 5: Option Selling Is your Key to Success.
PART TWO: THE STRATEGIES.
CHAPTER 6: Buy All the Stock You Want for Half the Price.
CHAPTER 7: Getting Paid to Buy Your Favorite Stock.
CHAPTER 8: Option Credit Spreads: The All-Star Strategy.
CHAPTER 9: A Day in the Life of the Market Maker.
CHAPTER 10: Put Your Stocks to Work—Sell Covered Calls.
CHAPTER 11: A Bonus Strategy: Ratio Option Spreads.
PART THREE: GETTING READY TO TRADE.
CHAPTER 12: Tools of the Trade.
CHAPTER 13: Brokers and Commissions.