out-of-the-money option


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  • Out-of-the-money option — A call option is out of the money if the strike price is greater than the market price of the underlying security. A put option is out of the money if the strike price is less than the market price of the underlying security. The New York Times… …   Financial and business terms

  • out-of-the-money option — An option with no intrinsic value, i.e., a call whose strike price is above the current futures price or a put whose strike price is below the current futures price. Chicago Board of Trade glossary A call option is out of the money if the strike… …   Financial and business terms

  • out of the money — An option with no value. A call option is out of the money when the strike or exercise price is above the price of the underlying security. Similarly a put option is out of the money when the exercise price is below the price of the underlying… …   Law dictionary

  • out-of-the-money — An option with no value. A call option is out of the money when the strike or exercise price is above the price of the underlying security. Similarly a put option is out of the money when the exercise price is below the price of the underlying… …   Law dictionary

  • out of the money — The situation where an option has only time value as opposed to intrinsic value because of the relationship between the option s strike price and the current market price for the underlying instrument, the spot price. A call option is out of the… …   Financial and business terms

  • out-of-the-money — A call is out of the money when the strike price is above the underlying futures price. A put is out of the money when the strike price is below the underlying futures price. The CENTER ONLINE Futures Glossary The situation where an option has… …   Financial and business terms

  • Out of the money —   An option contract is out of the money when there is no benefit to be derived from exercising the option immediately. A call option is out of the money when the price of the underlying is below the option s exercise price.   A put option is out …   International financial encyclopaedia

  • Out Of The Money - OTM — 1. For a call, when an option s strike price is higher than the market price of the underlying asset. 2. For a put, when the strike price is below the market price of the underlying asset. Basically, an option that would be worthless if it… …   Investment dictionary

  • out of the money —  A stock option that has no value …   American business jargon

  • in-the-money option — An option having intrinsic value. A call option is in the money if its strike price is below the current price of the underlying futures contract. A put option is in the money if its strike price is above the current price of the underlying… …   Financial and business terms


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