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Intrinsic value of an option
The amount by which an option is in the money. An option that is not in the money has no intrinsic value.
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Intrinsic Value of an Option
The profit that an option holder would receive by exercising an in-the-money option. That is, the intrinsic value of an option is how much the strike price is below the underlying asset (for a call) or above the underlying asset (for a put). These options have intrinsic value because they always result in a profit. As a result, they may be sold for a much higher price than the investor paid for the option.
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