Options chain

Options Chain

A listing of all quotes for an option, organized according by security. For example, given stock X, an option chain lists all prices, strike prices on all calls, and puts available for that stock.

Options chain.

Options chains are charts showing all the options currently available on a particular underlying instrument.

A chain, also called an options string, provides the latest price quotes for all those contracts as well as the most recent price for the underlying instrument and whether that price is up or down.

Because all this information is available in one place, options chains allow you to assess the market for a particular option quickly and easily. They're a popular feature of online trading and financial information sites.

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A new Options Chain which offers an overview of option prices across strikes and maturities, giving easy access to trading
The site features pages profiling each US-traded options chain, including current option pricing, option pricing history and our proprietary YieldBoost data.
Portware has released a completely redesigned options trading platform, including an advanced front end with new configuration tools and enhanced options chain views; integration with Hanweck Associates' high-performance, low-latency options analytics solution, VoleraFEED[TM]; and an automated delta hedger that complements existing algorithmic offerings.
Then, from each graph, investors are just one click from a pre-filled trade ticket, an options chain, company news and other important information necessary to make an investment decision.
Wells Financial Holdings Limited newly enhanced online trading platforms also include: updated options chains with timely streaming data; Good Til Cancelled (GTC) Trailing Stop Orders on mostly open equities positions to shield earnings and limit losses by instantly modifying a client's exit price as the value of the security increases; Symbol Entry Field Drop-Down Menus designed for quicker and easier access to the latest securities viewed and traded; more improved and better capabilities for traders to print breaking news and important data that could impact their individual trading strategies and trading style; and support system from Microsoft Vista Operating System.
NEW YORK -- E*TRADE Financial Corporation (NASDAQ: ETFC) today announced the introduction of voice recognition on E*TRADE Mobile for iPhone, enabling users to access stock quotes, news and options chains, navigate to their portfolios and launch a stock order ticket, all with the power of their own voice.
Up-to-the-minute market news, quotes and charts, plus alerts, detailed options chains and the latest market commentary and research
Streaming real time quotes -- Streaming Level 2 quotes for market depth -- Streaming options chains -- Streaming news including portfolio-based, sector-based and topic-based -- Streaming charts with advanced technical studies -- Integrated stock screener -- Streaming US and global indices -- Streaming real time market movers -- Historical data -- Comprehensive research, including company financial data and filings -- Sector heat maps -- Completely customizable interface and portfolios -- Ability to track up to 10 portfolios
Enhanced Options Chains with more customization power (the option chain tells investors the various strike prices, expiration dates, and whether they are calls or puts).
Futures Options - Long an industry leader in the development of easy-to-use options chains, optionsXpress has expanded its offering within futures options, giving traders easy access to more futures options information via separate call and put pages.
optionsXpress will integrate the new penny pricing capability within its popular Xspreads(sm) toolkit, which improves on the traditional spread trading process with intuitive trade tickets, easy to use options chains and pre-trade price improvement opportunities.
Volatility Chain - Provides a quick and comprehensive view of a security's historical and implied volatility for all available options chains.