Trading a Long Spread on Google (GOOG)

09/04/2008 12:00 am EST

Focus: OPTIONS

John Jagerson

Co-Founder and Contributor, LearningMarkets.com

Trading a long spread is relatively simple and looks a lot like an ordinary long option position in many ways. In today's video I will finish our discussion on long vertical spreads by demonstrating a long put spread on Google Inc. (GOOG.)

During the demonstration I will show where the breakeven and profit levels are on the charts. This is a good exercise to do while planning your trades. It helps to visualize what needs to happen on the stock before expiration and is a great way to validate your overall analysis.

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