DOW JONES Stock Options


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DOW JONES's option chain provides insight into all available option contracts written on DOW JONES's stock. Investors can see outstanding put and call contracts with pricing information and greeks for a given expiration period. In addition, each of DOW JONES's stock options below provides a detailed picture of the payoff. Comparing vital and dynamic information of various option contracts across diverse expiration periods will help you make an educated decision on your market timing strategies around investing in a given DOW JONES option contract.
Purchasing DOW JONES options can give investors a meaningful hedge against losses and, therefore, could be used conservatively to decrease the volatility of your portfolio. However, many options could also amount to little more than gambling, significantly enhancing your overall portfolio risk. One simple example of these aggressive strategies is the sale of "uncovered" DOW JONES calls. Remember, the seller must deliver DOW JONES INDUSTRIAL stock to the call owner when a call is exercised.

In The Money vs. Out of Money Option Contracts on DOW JONES

Analyzing DOW JONES's in-the-money options over time can help investors to take a profitable long position in DOW JONES regardless of its overall volatility. This is especially true when DOW JONES's options are deep in the money. These options can be identified using deltas that are over 0.75. Deep in-the-money DOW JONES's options could be used as guardians of the underlying stock as they move almost dollar for dollar with DOW JONES's stock while costing only a fraction of its price.
DOW JONES's latest option contracts expiring on 2022-12-02 are carrying combined implied volatility of 20.6 with a put-to-call open interest ratio of 10.67 over 52 outstanding agreements suggesting investors are buying way more puts than calls on contracts expiring on 2022-12-02. The current put volume is at 606, with calls trading at the volume of 714. This yields a 0.85 put-to-call volume ratio. The DOW JONES option chain provides detailed quote and price information for the current DOW JONES INDUSTRIAL option contracts. It shows all of DOW JONES's listed puts, calls, expiration dates, strike prices, and other pricing information.

Open Interest Against 2022-12-02 Option Contracts

DOW JONES option prices can potentially be used to forecast stock returns because most option chains provide information not only about the current prices but also about the future conditions in DOW JONES's lending market. For example, when DOW JONES's puts are not actively trading or completely missing in the marketplace, investors can use it to internalize expected shorting costs. So if an investor is writing a put option on DOW JONES, he or she must hedge the risk by shorting DOW JONES stock over its option's life.
The chart above shows DOW JONES's distribution of open interest by maturity on contracts that have not yet been settled. The area between the two highest points is the projection of the price at expiration. DOW JONES's open interest chart also provides vital information regarding the liquidity of an option. If there is no open interest for DOW JONES's option, there is no secondary market available for investors to trade.
DOW JONES's stock options are financial instruments that give investors the right to buy or sell shares of DOW JONES INDUSTRIAL common stock at a specified price for a given time period. Generally speaking, an option to purchase or sell DOW JONES stock makes it part of the underlying stock when the option's price is tied to the movement of the underlying stock. If DOW JONES's stock price goes up or down, the stock options follow.
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Please note that buying 'in-the-money' options on DOW JONES lessens the impact of time decay, as they carry both intrinsic and time value. So, even if DOW JONES's value remains static through the expiration date, the investor can sell to close an 'in-the-money' option to avoid a potential loss. However, in-the-money DOW JONES contracts are usually more expensive to enter than their out-of-the-money counterparts. So keep in mind that while the payoffs on an in-the-money trade can be high, the investors could ultimately experience a more consequential loss if DOW JONES Index moves the wrong way.

DOW JONES Current Options Market Mood

DOW JONES's open interest and total value indicators provide investors with the necessary information to digest the overall options buildup for its expiring contracts. In addition, it helps DOW JONES Index's traders understand whether a recent fall or rise in the market is unreasonable and if the time has come to take contrarian positions. These ratios are calculated based on options trading volumes and current open interest.

Put-to-Call Open Interest

Put-to-Call Volume

Most options investors, including buyers and sellers of DOW JONES's calls and puts, are not very successful. It is estimated that an average options trader loses somewhere between 80% to 90% of the time. DOW JONES's option open interest and volume spread between outstanding puts and calls are regarded by many investors as reliable indicators of the overall future market direction. Using current DOW JONES's option volume and open interest to make an investment decision is considered a contrarian-sentiment measure that can be utilized in many timing strategies in both derivative and spot marketplace.

Rule 16 of the current DOW JONES contract

Base on the Rule 16, the options market is currently suggesting that DOW JONES INDUSTRIAL will have an average daily up or down price movement of about 1.29% per day over the life of the 2022-12-02 option contract. With DOW JONES trading at $33852.53, that is roughly $435.78. If you think that the market is fully incorporating DOW JONES's daily price movement you should consider buying DOW JONES INDUSTRIAL options at the current volatility level of 20.6%. But if you have an opposite viewpoint you should avoid it and even consider selling them.

DOW JONES Option Chain

When DOW JONES's strike price is surpassing the current stock price, the option contract against DOW JONES INDUSTRIAL stock is said to be in the money. When it comes to buying options that are ITM or OTM, the choice depends on your outlook for the underlying security, financial situation, and what you are trying to achieve.
DOW JONES's option chain is a display of a range of information that helps investors for ways to trade options on DOW JONES. In general, an option chain provides a helpful tool for investors to see all available option contracts, both puts, and calls, for DOW JONES. It also shows strike prices and maturity days for a DOW JONES against a given expiration period. The table below combines all the option information in the form of a chain but before you use it, remember that it entails significant risk and it is not for everyone.
DeltaGammaOpen IntExpirationCurrent SpreadLast Price
2022-12-02 CALL at $329.01.00.012022-12-0210.0 - 19.758.95In
2022-12-02 CALL at $330.01.00.002022-12-029.0 - 18.750.0In
2022-12-02 CALL at $331.01.00.002022-12-028.0 - 17.750.0In
2022-12-02 CALL at $332.01.00.002022-12-027.0 - 16.756.44In
2022-12-02 CALL at $333.01.00.022022-12-026.0 - 15.759.23In
2022-12-02 CALL at $334.01.00.052022-12-025.0 - 14.755.25In
2022-12-02 CALL at $335.01.00.002022-12-025.0 - 13.750.0In
2022-12-02 CALL at $336.01.00.002022-12-025.0 - 12.750.0In
2022-12-02 CALL at $337.01.00.002022-12-025.6 - 8.00.0In
2022-12-02 CALL at $338.01.00.042022-12-025.55 - 6.157.2In
2022-12-02 CALL at $339.01.00.012022-12-024.65 - 5.251.45In
2022-12-02 CALL at $340.01.00.022022-12-023.8 - 4.31.02In
2022-12-02 CALL at $341.01.00.012022-12-022.98 - 3.453.25In
2022-12-02 CALL at $342.01.00.0142022-12-022.24 - 2.693.7In
2022-12-02 CALL at $343.01.00.0902022-12-021.6 - 1.991.94In
2022-12-02 PUT at $344.0-1.00.01502022-12-021.39 - 1.741.82Out
2022-12-02 PUT at $345.0-1.00.002022-12-021.92 - 2.371.71Out
2022-12-02 PUT at $346.0-1.00.002022-12-022.64 - 3.10.0Out
2022-12-02 PUT at $347.0-1.00.042022-12-023.35 - 3.954.29Out
2022-12-02 PUT at $348.0-1.00.002022-12-024.25 - 4.80.0Out
2022-12-02 PUT at $349.0-1.00.002022-12-024.2 - 6.650.0Out
2022-12-02 PUT at $350.0-1.00.002022-12-025.15 - 7.550.0Out
2022-12-02 PUT at $351.0-1.00.002022-12-023.8 - 8.60.0Out
2022-12-02 PUT at $352.0-1.00.002022-12-025.0 - 13.350.0Out
2022-12-02 PUT at $353.0-1.00.002022-12-025.0 - 14.350.0Out
2022-12-02 PUT at $354.0-1.00.002022-12-025.5 - 15.350.0Out

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