Options for Protection
Options can play an important role in the transfer of risk among investors. Certain positions may help hedge against downside risk. Learn how put options may protect both individual stock positions and broad portfolios.
Senior Strategist, Investor Education, E*TRADE Securities LLC
Shawn joins the E*TRADE education team after two decades as a trader, author, educator, and executive for some of the financial industry's leading brokerage and training firms, including Charles Schwab, Investools, and Thinkorswim Group. In 2009 Shawn co-founded Pro Market Advisors, E*TRADE's education partner for many years. In 2012 Shawn co-authored Trading by Numbers: Scoring Strategies for Every Market (Wiley). Shawn holds the FINRA Series 7 license.