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Trading and Hedging with Agricultural Futures and Options


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Foreword Acknowledgments Disclosures Introduction Part 1 The Basics of Futures and Options 1 Chapter 1 The Terminology of Futures and Options 3 Chapter 2 Diagrams of Basic Trading Strategies 20 Chapter 3 Diagrams of Basic Hedging Strategies 51 Chapter 4 Why Futures and Options Have Value 70 Chapter 5 Option Price Behavior 81 Chapter 6 Volatility 96 Chapter 7 Option Price Behavior II: The Greeks 117 Part 2 Hedging Strategies 143 Chapter 8 Strategies for Long Hedgers 145 Chapter 9 Strategies for Short Hedgers 171 Chapter 10 Advanced Hedging Strategies 195 Part 3 Trading Strategies 223 Chapter 11 Pricing and Graphing Strategies with OP-EVALF 225 Chapter 12 Buying Options 244 Chapter 13 Selling Options 265 Chapter 14 Vertical Spreads 283 Chapter 15 Straddles and Strangles 303 Chapter 16 Ratio Spreads 320 Chapter 17 Conclusion 334 Index 341

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James B. Bittman is a staff instructor at The Options Institute, the education division of the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE), where he teaches seminars on options to investors in the United States and Europe. He is also on the faculty at the Illinois Institute of Technology, and holds a commodity options membership at the Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT). A successful options trader for more than 20 years, Bittman also wrote the best-selling Options for the Stock Investor .

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