Icad Stock Options

ICAD
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USD 1.65  0.02  1.20%   

Icad's option chain provides insight into all available option contracts written on Icad's stock. Investors can see outstanding put and call contracts with pricing information and greeks for a given expiration period. In addition, each of Icad'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 Icad option contract. View S&P 500 options
  
Purchasing Icad 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" Icad calls. Remember, the seller must deliver Icad Inc stock to the call owner when a call is exercised.

In The Money vs. Out of Money Option Contracts on Icad

Analyzing Icad's in-the-money options over time can help investors to take a profitable long position in Icad regardless of its overall volatility. This is especially true when Icad's options are deep in the money. These options can be identified using deltas that are over 0.75. Deep in-the-money Icad's options could be used as guardians of the underlying stock as they move almost dollar for dollar with Icad's stock while costing only a fraction of its price.
Icad's latest option contracts expiring on 2022-12-16 are carrying combined implied volatility of 263.21 with a put-to-call open interest ratio of 0.52 over 6 outstanding agreements suggesting investors are buying more calls than puts on contracts expiring on 2022-12-16. The current put volume is at 16, with calls trading at the volume of 24. This yields a 0.67 put-to-call volume ratio. The Icad option chain provides detailed quote and price information for the current Icad Inc option contracts. It shows all of Icad's listed puts, calls, expiration dates, strike prices, and other pricing information.

Open Interest Against 2022-12-16 Option Contracts

Icad 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 Icad's lending market. For example, when Icad'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 Icad, he or she must hedge the risk by shorting Icad stock over its option's life.
The chart above shows Icad'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. Icad's open interest chart also provides vital information regarding the liquidity of an option. If there is no open interest for Icad's option, there is no secondary market available for investors to trade.
Icad's stock options are financial instruments that give investors the right to buy or sell shares of Icad Inc common stock at a specified price for a given time period. Generally speaking, an option to purchase or sell Icad stock makes it part of the underlying stock when the option's price is tied to the movement of the underlying stock. If Icad's stock price goes up or down, the stock options follow.
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Please note that buying 'in-the-money' options on Icad lessens the impact of time decay, as they carry both intrinsic and time value. So, even if Icad'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 Icad 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 Icad Stock moves the wrong way.
As of December 9, 2022, Net Income Common Stock is expected to decline to about (12.1 M)

Icad Current Options Market Mood

Icad'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 Icad Stock'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 Icad'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. Icad'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 Icad'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 Icad contract

Base on the Rule 16, the options market is currently suggesting that Icad Inc will have an average daily up or down price movement of about 16.45% per day over the life of the 2022-12-16 option contract. With Icad trading at USD1.65, that is roughly USD0.27. If you think that the market is fully incorporating Icad's daily price movement you should consider buying Icad Inc options at the current volatility level of 263.21%. But if you have an opposite viewpoint you should avoid it and even consider selling them.

Icad Net Income Common Stock Over Time

The amount of net income (loss) for the period due to common shareholders. Typically differs from Net Income to the parent entity due to the deduction of Preferred Dividends.
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Icad Inc Historical Liabilities

While analyzing the current debt level is an essential aspect of forecasting the current year budgeting needs of Icad, understanding its historical liability is critical in projecting Icad's future earnings, especially during periods of low and high inflation and deflation. Many analysts look at the trend in assets and liabilities and evaluate how Icad uses its financing power over time.

Icad Investors Sentiment

The influence of Icad's investor sentiment on the probability of its price appreciation or decline could be a good factor in your decision-making process regarding taking a position in Icad. The overall investor sentiment generally increases the direction of a stock movement in a one-year investment horizon. However, the impact of investor sentiment on the entire stock markets does not have a solid backing from leading economists and market statisticians.
Investor biases related to Icad's public news can be used to forecast risks associated with investment in Icad. The trend in average sentiment can be used to explain how an investor holding Icad can time the market purely based on public headlines and social activities around Icad Inc. Please note that most equiteis that are difficult to arbitrage are affected by market sentiment the most.
Icad's market sentiment shows the aggregated news analyzed to detect positive and negative mentions from the text and comments. The data is normalized to provide daily scores for Icad's and other traded tickers. The bigger the bubble, the more accurate is the estimated score. Higher bars for a given day show more participation in the average Icad's news discussions. The higher the estimated score, the more favorable is the investor's outlook on Icad.
Some investors attempt to determine whether the market's mood is bullish or bearish by monitoring changes in market sentiment. Unlike more traditional methods such as technical analysis, investor sentiment usually refers to the aggregate attitude towards Icad in the overall investment community. So, suppose investors can accurately measure the market's sentiment. In that case, they can use it for their benefit. For example, some tools to gauge market sentiment could be utilized using contrarian indexes, Icad's short interest history, or implied volatility extrapolated from Icad options trading.

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Is Icad's industry expected to grow? Or is there an opportunity to expand the business' product line in the future? Factors like these will boost the valuation of Icad. If investors know Icad will grow in the future, the company's valuation will be higher. The financial industry is built on trying to define current growth potential and future valuation accurately. All the valuation information about Icad listed above have to be considered, but the key to understanding future value is determining which factors weigh more heavily than others.
Market Capitalization
42 M
Quarterly Revenue Growth YOY
(0.32) 
Return On Assets
(0.15) 
Return On Equity
(0.34) 
The market value of Icad Inc is measured differently than its book value, which is the value of Icad that is recorded on the company's balance sheet. Investors also form their own opinion of Icad's value that differs from its market value or its book value, called intrinsic value, which is Icad's true underlying value. Investors use various methods to calculate intrinsic value and buy a stock when its market value falls below its intrinsic value. Because Icad's market value can be influenced by many factors that don't directly affect Icad's underlying business (such as a pandemic or basic market pessimism), market value can vary widely from intrinsic value.
Please note, there is a significant difference between Icad's value and its price as these two are different measures arrived at by different means. Investors typically determine Icad value by looking at such factors as earnings, sales, fundamental and technical indicators, competition as well as analyst projections. However, Icad's price is the amount at which it trades on the open market and represents the number that a seller and buyer find agreeable to each party.