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Overwrite

An option strategy that involves writing more option contracts than the writer expects to have exercised. A writer overwrites contracts in order to collect the premiums. He/she chooses the securities underlying the contracts based on whether they are overvalued or undervalued. One overwrites calls if one believes that the underlying securities are overvalued because one expects a price correction that will result in the calls going out-of-the-money. For the same reason, one overwrites puts if one believes that the underlying securities are undervalued.
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If you're serious about security, start with multiple overwrites, using software that conforms to Department of Defense specifications.
The LF-7010 is the world's first commercially available unit to use phase-change technology to overwrite data in one pass.
The system will not overwrite these blocks until it encounters a formal clean command.
Then, on command, it will overwrite the older ones with the most recent--eliminating the danger of losing newer files.
Multi-Function Optical Drive with Direct Overwrite Feature
A shareholder is probably adjusting an overwrite against stock to avoid assignment on the in-the-money Apr 25s as next week's expiration approaches.
The sanitization function removes all traces of information from 2.5" external hard drives, and users can choose from 1-Pass, 3-Pass or DoD 7-Pass Overwrite functions.
MO has the edge in over-writability: one million to 10 million overwrite cycles, vs.
Many third-party programs (for both Mac and PO users) can overwrite files and perform other functions to optimize the data on your hard disk.
Overwriting can be accomplished by various utility programs and commands that overwrite files and free space on disks using alternating patterns of binary digits - 1s and 0s.
A shareholder is probably adjusting an overwrite after a recent uptick in shares, which have added 26.8% YTD.
Several packages are available--usually for under $50--that will overwrite any files that are sent to be deleted.