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12.S: Summary

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    Congratulations ‒ You Have Finished Chapter 12 ‒ Options Contracts

    You have reached the end of chapter 12, Options Contracts. In this chapter and the chapter 12 Canvas module, class website, and Introduction to Investments Discussion Forum, you have:

    You should now be able to:

    And You Thought Options Were Risky?!

    Well, just wait until we get to our next chapter on futures contracts. Unlike options contracts, futures contracts are financial instruments that actually have a valid reason for existence and are very important to our global economy. However, for the vast majority of us retail investors, they are extremely risky and dangerous and can turn a prudent, long-term investment portfolio into a pool of tears overnight. Remember, we are teaching you about these derivatives so that you will be protected against their siren calls of “get rich quick.” Once again, Dear Readers, instruction about syphilis is not an instruction to get syphilis.


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