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TMFSandman replied to the Ask A Foolish Question board. 3:46 PM

Re: Twitter buyout question

Usually a buyout is a good thing for options holders who are long the underlying stock since buyouts are typically done at a premium to the current market price. That said, how this works out for you in particular really depends on what the buyout [more]

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TMFSandman replied to the Ask A Foolish Question board. 11:26 AM

Re: Sell to Close Call

Sure, you can sell to close an option you sold at any time you'd like. You don't need to wait until expiration. Whether or not you make a profit chiefly depends on what the underlying stock price has done in the time between when you sold the [more]

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TMFSandman replied to the Ask A Foolish Question board. 10:34 AM

Re: IRA and options

You can write cash secured puts in an IRA with the right privileges. With cash secured puts you need to have the cash available in the account in order to buy the shares at the strike price you've written the put against. For example, as long as [more]

Thu Sep 22

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Mon Sep 19

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TMFSandman replied to the Ask A Foolish Question board. 7:04 PM

Re: KMI CC please help

Sounds like you're a TMF Options member. The best place to get your trade-specific questions answered will be on the TMF Options board that's dedicated specifically to Kinder Morgan (KMI). I'll provide a direct link below that will work [more]

Fri Sep 16

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Thu Sep 8

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TMFSandman replied to the Ask A Foolish Question board. 11:07 AM

Re: BABA calls

What do you mean by "preserving the stock?" Are these covered calls, where you own BABA stock and you want to keep owning it?

If these are covered calls and you'd like to keep owning the stock, you'll want to buy the calls [more]

Sat Sep 3

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Fri Sep 2

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TMFSandman replied to the Ask A Foolish Question board. 11:13 PM

Re: Diagonal Trade Mechanics

It won't be exercised automatically. That would in most cases be bad, since typically you'd want control over when the option is exercised. When you own a call, typically you'd never want to exercise early anyway since you'd be [more]

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