Lessons from the Pros

Mar 7, 2017 Issue

Featured Article

What Circle Are You Caught In?

One of the many things most people don’t realize until later in life is how important it is to surround yourself with the right people. If you want to be in shape and eat right, hang around people who do that. If you want to be an entrepreneur, spend time with entrepreneurs. If don’t want… Read More »

Stocks

IP Whoa!

There was a great amount of buzz last week over the initial public offering (IPO) of Snap, Inc. It was eerily similar to the noise surrounding previous IPOs like Alibaba (BABA), Twitter (TWTR), Facebook (FB), and GoPro (GPRO) when they opened. And the result was much the same with investors often getting blinded by the… Read More »

Options

Options and Time Value Part 2

Our last Options article was about the component of an option’s price called “time value,” also known as “extrinsic value”. This is the most interesting aspect of put and call options, and we’ll expand on it today. The value of an option is made up of just two components. Extrinsic or time value is one of…
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