call option

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Noun1.call option - an option to buy
stock option - the right to buy or sell a stock at a specified price within a stated period
2.call option - the option to buy a given stock (or stock index or commodity future) at a given price before a given date
straddle, span - the act of sitting or standing astride
option - the right to buy or sell property at an agreed price; the right is purchased and if it is not exercised by a stated date the money is forfeited
put, put option - the option to sell a given stock (or stock index or commodity future) at a given price before a given date
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February, 2014 Call Options Capitalised terms will have the meanings
The number and/or original exercise price of the Call Options Shares are subject to adjustment in the event of, inter alia, a sub-division of the Shares.
NEW YORK -- Structured Asset Trust Unit Repackagings (SATURNS), AIG Capital Security Backed Series 2002-11 (the "Trust") (New York Stock Exchange Ticker Symbol "MKS"), announced today that it has received a notice of intent to exercise 39,332 Call Options representing the right to call $39,332,000 aggregate principal amount of the 7.
In the report, entitled "The Impact Of Call Options On Swaps in EMEA ABS and RMBS," Moody's said that it has recently observed that the market value of certain swaps becomes increasingly sensitive to assumptions regarding the exercise of a call option in EMEA structured finance transactions.
Those who hold the stock call options have no stockholder or ownership rights, so they cannot claim the right to dividends, bonus or vote.
1361, which states that generally call options, warrants, or similar instruments (collectively, "call options") are treated as a second class of stock if the call options are substantially certain to be exercised and have a strike price substantially below the FMV of the underlying stock on the date that the call options are issued or transferred by an eligible shareholder to a person who is not an eligible shareholder.
First, you may want to consider selling covered equity call options, which generate a cash payment to the seller.
During the first quarter, Placer Dome effectively converted 920,000 ounces committed under forward sales for the years 2004 through 2006 to put options through the purchase of offsetting call options at a cost of $9.
Some risk management programs make use of call options, which are also derivatives.
Some wrote covered call options in the hopes of meeting the Sec.
Nasdaq: CEPH) announced today that it has entered into an arrangement with a financial institution under which Cephalon intends to purchase call options representing the right to acquire up to 2.