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TradeKing’s Options Playbook Hits Kindle and Takes to the Airwaves
|By Business Wire
|May 15, 2014 09:04 AM EDT
For investors looking to boost their understanding and knowledge of
options trading, life just got a little easier. TradeKing Group, Inc.
today announced its popular Options Playbook is now available for
the Kindle through Amazon.
The light-hearted, how-to book draws from the metaphor of the sports
playbook to help demystify options trading for investors of all levels.
Previously only available in print and on the companion website,
the Playbook is now readily accessible on one’s Kindle (and Kindle App
for other tablets and phones) with the added benefit of being fully
searchable, putting options definitions and strategies at investors’
fingertips. The Options Playbook for Kindle is available on Amazon.com
for the suggested retail price of $25 and in hardback copy for $35.
Building on the book’s success, Options Insider Radio Network now
features Brian Overby, the book’s author and TradeKing’s Senior Options
Analyst, in a weekly program called Options
Playbook Radio. During the program, Overby, aka “The Options Guy,”
breaks down options strategies, or “plays,” featured in the book and
explains how investors can incorporate them into their own portfolios.
“Whether you are attempting to grow capital with offensive maneuvers or
trying to protect investments with defensive plays, you can learn about
these possibilities, along with their risks, on Options Playbook Radio,”
said Overby. “More than just explaining strategies, however, we dig in
and look at definitions, how options contracts are priced and talk about
many of the common mistakes option traders make.”
Options Playbook Radio airs weekly on Thursdays and is posted for
consumption online at Options
Insider Radio as well as other popular media outlets.
About TradeKing Group, Inc.
TradeKing Group, Inc. (www.tradeking.com)
consists of companies that provide online brokerage services, social
communities for investors, investor education and more. Its subsidiary,
TradeKing, LLC, is a nationally licensed online broker/dealer dedicated
to empowering the independent, self-directed investor. It offers simple,
low fees ($4.95 per trade for both equity and option trades with $0.65
per options contract).1 The TradeKing platform features
powerful online equity, options, ETF, mutual fund and fixed-income
trading tools accompanied by a rich set of news, research and analysis
Follow TradeKing on Twitter at http://twitter.com/tradeking,
1 Please see www.tradeking.com/rates
for more details on trade commissions for low priced stock, bonds,
mutual funds and other securities.
Options involve risk and are not suitable for all investors. For more
information, please review the Characteristics and Risks of Standard
Options brochure at www.tradeking.com/odd
before you begin trading options. Options investors may lose the entire
amount of their investment in a relatively short period of time.
$4.95 for online equity and option trades, add 65 cents per option
contract. TradeKing charges an additional $0.35 per contract on certain
index products where the exchange charges fees. See our FAQ
for details. TradeKing adds $0.01 per share on the entire order for
stocks priced less than $2.00. See our Commissions
and Fees page for commissions on broker-assisted trades, low-priced
stocks, option spreads, and other securities.
Online trading has inherent risks due to system response and access
times that vary due to market conditions, system performance and other
factors. An investor should understand these and additional risks before
TradeKing provides self-directed investors with discount brokerage
services, and does not make recommendations or offer investment,
financial, legal or tax advice. The content of this press release is
provided for educational and informational purposes only, does not
constitute a recommendation to enter in any of the securities
transactions or to engage in any of the investment strategies presented
herein, and does not represent the opinions of TradeKing or its
TradeKing Group, Inc. is not a broker/dealer.
© 2014 TradeKing Group, Inc. All rights reserved. Securities offered
through TradeKing, LLC, member FINRA and SIPC
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