put to seller

exercise a put option; require that the option writer to purchase the stock at the strike price. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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  • put options — Contracts between a buyer and a seller giving the buyer ( holder) the right, but not the obligation, to sell the assets specified at a fixed price or formula, on or before a specified date. The seller of the put option assumes the obligation of… …   Financial and business terms

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