Contents – The Option Strategy Desk Reference

Contents

Preface

Disclaimer

Acknowledgments

Introduction

Short Call

Long Call

Short Put

Long Put

Covered Call

Bull Call

Bull Put

Horizontal Bull Call Diagonal

Bear Put Vertical

Calendar Bull Call

Calendar Bull Put

Diagonal Bull Call

Diagonal Bull Put

Calendar Straddle

Neutral Calendar Call Straddle

Iron Condor

Jade Lizard

Twisted Sister

Reverse Iron Condor

Condor

Short Condor

Short Strangle

Long Strangle

Covered Short Strangle

Long Guts Strangle

Short Straddle

Long Straddle

Strap

Strip

Call Ratio Spread

Put Ratio Spread

Diagonal Call Ratio Spread

Diagonal Put Ratio Spread

Equity Collar

Protective Call

Long Call Butterfly (Balanced)

Short Call Butterfly (Balanced)

Long Put Butterfly (Balanced)

Short Put Butterfly (Balanced)

Long Call Butterfly (Unbalanced)

Short Call Butterfly (Unbalanced)

Long Put Butterfly (Unbalanced)

Short Put Butterfly (Unbalanced)

Broken Wing Long Call Butterfly

Broken Wing Short Call Butterfly

Broken Wing Long Put Butterfly

Broken Wing Short Put Butterfly

Broken Wing Long Call Butterfly (Unbalanced)

2-Step Long Call Butterfly

2-Step Short Call Butterfly

2-Step Long Put Butterfly

2-Step Short Put Butterfly

Double Butterfly

Iron Butterfly

Reverse Iron Butterfly

Long Call LEAPS (Long-Term Equity Anticipation Securities)

Long Put LEAPS (Long-Term Equity Anticipation Securities)

Put Backspread

Ratio Call Write

Ratio Put Write

Variable Ratio Call Write

Long Call Ladder

Short Call Ladder

Long Put Ladder

Short Put Ladder

Long Box

Short Box

Synthetic Long Stock

Synthetic Long Stock Combo

Synthetic Short Stock

Synthetic Long Call

Synthetic Long Put

Synthetic Short Call

Synthetic Short Put

Synthetic Short Stock (Split Strikes)

Long Call Synthetic Straddle

Short Call Synthetic Straddle

Long Put Synthetic Straddle

Short Put Synthetic Straddle

Glossary

About the Author

Index