Additionally, the Company acquired put option spread
contracts on 160,000 MMBtu per day for 2012 with a floor price of $4.
The Fund pursues its objective by writing a series of call and put option spread
combinations on the S&P 500 Composite Stock Price Index, a broad-based U.
Although less expensive than buying a standalone index put option, buying a put option spread
will expose the Fund to incremental loss if the value of the index at contract expiration is below the exercise price of the put option sold.
HOUSTON, April 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Plains Exploration & Production Company (NYSE: PXP) ("PXP" or the "Company") today announced it has acquired crude oil put option spread
contracts on 31,000 barrels of oil per day in 2011 and 40,000 barrels of oil per day in 2012.
In a put option spread
, the Fund writes index put options in combination with the purchase of index put options at a higher exercise price.
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In most respects, a capped index option is the equivalent of a vertical index option spread
(a position created by the purchase of one option and the sale of a second option on the same underlying index with the same expiration).
5 percent to 5 percent Russell 2000 Index put option spread
; and 3) sells a monthly out-of-the-money (OTM) Russell 2000 Index call option to cover the cost of the put option spread
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