Stock option

• An incentive allowing management to purchase stock at the market price set at the time of the grant. Options, generally extended to management, that permit purchase of the firm's common stock at a specified price (often at a substantial discount from current market value) over a stated period of time.

• An option in which the underlying is the common stock of a corporation.


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 Common stock
Market value
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Abandonment option
Acquisition of stock
Adjustable rate preferred stock
American option
American stock exchange
American style option
Annuity form or option
Arbitrage free option pricing models
Asian option
Auction rate preferred stock
Authorized stock
Bargain purchase price option
Binary option
Binomial option pricing model
Black option model
Black scholes option model
Black scholes option pricing model
Blue chip stock
Butterfly option spread
Call an option
Call option
Capital stock
Common stock
Common stock equivalent
Common stock market
Common stock ratios
Compound option
Conversion or stock value
Convertible exchangeable preferred stock
Convertible preferred stock
Cost of a new issue of common stock
Cost of preferred stock
Covered or hedge option strategies
Cumulative preferred stock
Currency option
Cyclical stock
Delta hedge of an option
Delta of an option
Direct purchase stock
Direct stock purchase programs
Diversified common stock fund
Doubling option
Down and in option
Down and out option
Elasticity of an option
Embedded option
Employee stock fund
Employee stock ownership plan
European option
European style option
Exchange of stock
Exercise or option price
Exercising the option
Explicit option
Foreign currency option
Futures option
Gamma of an option
Garmen kohlhagen option pricing model
Greenshoe option
Growth stock
Ho lee option model
Implicit option
In the money option
Income stock
Index and option market
Index option
Intrinsic value common stock
Intrinsic value of an option
Irrational call option
Letter stock
Liquid yield option note
Lookback option
Multi option financing facility
Naked option
Naked option position
Naked option strategies
New york stock exchange
Non cumulative preferred stock
Noncumulative preferred stock
Nonparticipating preferred stock
Option adjusted duration
Option adjusted spread
Option adjusted spread model
Option elasticity
Option models
Option not to deliver
Option premium
Option price
Option seller
Option trading strategies
Option type
Option writer
Out of the money option
Participating preferred stock
Path dependent option
Philadelphia stock exchange
Postponement option
Preference stock
Preferred equity redemption stock
Preferred stock
Preferred stock agreement
Prepayment option
Privately owned stock
Put an option
Put option
Quality option
Repurchase of stock
Reverse stock split
Rho of an option
Safety stock
Seller's option
Short option minimum charge
Small ordinary stock dividend
Split fee option
Stock dividend
Stock exchange
Stock index option
Stock market
Stock purchase plans
Stock purchase warrant
Stock quote
Stock replacement strategy
Stock repurchase
Stock selection
Stock split
Stock swap transaction
Stock symbol
Stock ticker
Swap option
Tax deferral option
Tax timing option
Time value of an option
Timing option
Treasury stock
Two state option pricing model
Virtual currency option
Wild card option
Yield curve option pricing models
Yield to call, option or event date

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