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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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(Here's a Zen koan to ponder: How overwritten must a presidential autobiography be to deserve a 300-page rebuttal?)
There are many important points made throughout the book, overwritten by a pervasive, healthy and thought-provoking sense that architects have an ethical duty to carefully consider all aspects of construction.
WinUndelete can recover deleted files under almost all situations unless the original data have been totally overwritten. It can recover files deleted bypassing Recycle Bin, or when Recycle Bin has been emptied, recover files deleted accidentally from a network share, recover files deleted from the DOS command prompt, or recover lost files by virus attack or power failure.
A built-in write protection switch is included to prevent files from being overwritten.
A great deal of electronic evidence resides on backup tapes (which are frequently recycled) or on individual hard drives (on which data is altered and overwritten with each use).
While no recovery software can restore data that has been physically destroyed or overwritten, OfficeRecovery Professional employs sophisticated recovery engines that are designed to fix the worst problems, quickly and easily.
However the traditional method is to double click very slowly which makes the file/folder title ready to be overwritten or edited.
Dating from the 10th century A.D., the Archimedes text survives as writing on parchment that 2 centuries later was cut apart, roughly scraped, and overwritten with a description of a church ritual.
Thus there was a renewed interest in the actual physical locations of Eden, Heaven, and Hell, a determination to read certain passages of Scripture's rather clumsy cosmology as tersely and obliquely expressed modern scientific truths overwritten by a simple accommodation for the unlearned, and a sense that science, particularly in its practical applications in agriculture or industry, was the way best to redress the consequences of the Fall.
To ensure that this is true and that one of the totals in columns B though E does not omit a figure or has not been overwritten with a number instead of a formula, cell F6 contains the control formula =SUM(B6:D6)=SUM(E2:E5).
To make matters worse, many of his accounts are overwritten. There's a hopeless intoxication with the language that at times approaches self-parody.