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What is an Options Contract?

Learn the details of an options contract, including the rights and obligations of the two parties involved.
What is an Options Contract?
Kirk Du Plessis
Apr 19, 2021

An options contract is simply an agreement between two parties (buyer and seller) that gives the purchaser of the option the right to buy stock at a later expiration date at a predetermined strike price. In this video, we'll help walk through the particulars of what an options contract is with the help of some examples.

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