Options Trading: Learn the Basics
Options continue to grow in popularity because they offer a wide range of flexible strategic approaches to investors of many kinds. Start here to learn the basic terms and concepts, and how to understand option prices and trades.
Senior Strategist, Investor Education, E*TRADE from Morgan Stanley
Dave Whitmore is a Senior Strategist of Trader Education with E*TRADE Securities LLC. Dave has been teaching investments and trading for more than twenty years. He has worked with thousands of investors, at events and online, and taught a wide range of topics, including technical analysis, stock fundamentals, stock selection, risk management, options, and exchange-traded funds. Dave holds an MBA from New York University and a BA in business economics from the University of California at Santa Barbara. He lives in New Jersey with his wife and two children where he enjoys high school sports, competitive dance, golf, skiing, Jeopardy, jazz, and amateur ornithology.