The New Options Market / Edition 4 available in Hardcover
Become a savvy investor in the options market
The New Options Market, Fourth Edition
Referred to as the bible of options books, The New Options Market has groomed two generations of traders and investors for success. Now with this updated and expanded Fourth Edition, Max Ansbacher gives his unique and tested strategies to you! With the help of numerous real-world illustrations, appendices with over thirty Web site suggestions for options traders, and specific advice on option picks, he explains the basics of trading theory and practice. In easy-to-understand, nonmathematical language, The New Options Market, Fourth Edition, is a highly personal, and newly updated guide that is specifically aimed at options traders in need of knowledge that will lead them to success.
"Aimed squarely at the ordinary investor, The New Options Market provides a practical guide to the use and misuse of options as an investment tool. Max Ansbacher's book is an excellent starting point for investors seeking a clear, nontheoretical introduction to options." -Jack Schwager, Author of Market Wizards and The New Market Wizards
"As a broker on the S & P options floor for the past eight years, I find that The New Options Market, unlike other option books, represents a clear, practical approach to trading options. Both the professional and the novice will benefit from the comprehensive coverage of all aspects of option trading." -Kevin M. Maclean, V.P., Fimat, U.S.A.
"Max Ansbacher is a true professional-one of today's most experienced option brokers and traders. His expertise stands out in this new edition of his book as it has in the previous editions. The fact that Max is a maestro at writing options is evident in the quality of the chapters on option selling."-Lawrence G. McMillan, President of McMillan Analysis Corp. and author of McMillan on Options
About the Author
MAX ANSBACHER is a successful options professional who has been trading options since their inception. As President of Ansbacher Investment Management, he manages over $30 million in accounts and is frequently featured in the Wall Street Journal, the New York Times, and numerous other business publications. He also appears regularly as a guest on CNBC and other financial news networks. Before founding Ansbacher Investment Management, he managed discretionary accounts for twenty years with Bear, Stearns & Co., Inc.
Table of Contents
The Fundamentals of Stock Options.
Selling Covered Calls.
Selling Naked Calls.
Buying and Selling Puts.
Spreads, Straddles, and Combinations.
Taxation of Stock Options.