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At-The-Money
A term that describes an option with a target price that is equal to the current market price of the underlying asset
Expiration/Expiry time
The time and date an option expires
Expiration/Expiry price
The market price of the asset at the time of the option's expiry
Fundamental analysis
A method of predicting stock prices based on the study of earnings, sales, dividends, etc.
High/Low option type
A binary option type in which an investor decides whether the asset's market price upon expiration time be higher or lower than the current market price
Index
A compilation of several stock prices into a single number
In-The-Money
A term that describes an option that was closed with a profit. A call option is in-the-money if the asset price is above the target price. A put option is in-the-money if the asset price is below the target price
Market Price
The current price of an underlying asset
No touch option type
A binary option type that will be in the money if the market price for the underlying asset at any time until the option's expiration time or at the moment of option's expiration time does not reach the target price
Out-of-the-money
A term used to describe an option that was not closed in profit. A call option is out-of-the-money if the asset price is below its target price. A put option is out-of-the-money if the asset price is above its target price