at the money

The situation in which the current market price, the spot price, of an underlying instrument is equal to the strike or exercise price of an option to buy or sell that instrument. American Banker Glossary
————
A warrant whose exercise price is near or equal to the underlying security's price. NYSE Euronext Glossary

* * *

at the money at the money money

* * *

   An option is described as being at the money when the exercise price is approximately the same as the underlying price. 'At the money' options may also be either in or out of the money. The term is used to describe the exercise price nearest to the actual trading price of the underlying financial instrument on which the option is based.
   ► See also In the Money, Option, Out of the Money.

* * *

at the money
FINANCE options (= agreements to buy or sell particular shares, etc. in the future) are at the money when they could be used to buy or sell shares without making a profit or a loss: »

The options sold at the money.

Main Entry: money

Financial and business terms. 2012.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Money Goes, Honey Stay (When the Money Goes Remix) — Single by Fabolous featuring Jay Z from the album Loso s Way Released July 28, 2009 Format Digital Download …   Wikipedia

  • The Money Maze — Format Game show Created by Don Lipp Ron Greenberg Directed by Arthur Forrest Presented by Nick Clooney Narr …   Wikipedia

  • The Money Game II: Kabutochou no Kiseki — cover art Developer(s) SOFEL[1] …   Wikipedia

  • The Money Programme — The logo as of 2008 Genre Finance Business Affairs Presented by Max Flint Libby Potter Opening theme …   Wikipedia

  • The Money Well — is a Scrooge McDuck comic strip story written by Carl Barks. Storyline Scrooge and his nephews are at his Money Bin where they find out that The Beagle Boys are using oil rigs to steal Scrooge s Money. Scrooge and his nephews use the secret… …   Wikipedia

  • The Money Dragon — is a historical fiction novel written by Pam Chun in 2002. It tells the story of a Chinese immigrant, Lau Ah Leong, through the eyes of his daughter in law.Book Structure The Money Dragon opens with a foreword by former U.S. Senator Hiram Fong.… …   Wikipedia

  • The Money-Maker Recipe — 師奶股神 The Money Maker Recipe poster Genre Modern Drama Starring Kiki Sheung Michael Tse …   Wikipedia

  • The Money-Order with White Genesis — The money order : with, White genesis ( fr. Le mandat, précédé de Vehi Ciosane ) is a book containing two novellas by Senegalese author Ousmane Sembene, first published in French in 1966. An English language translation was published in 1987. It… …   Wikipedia

  • The Man, the Woman and the Money — (Oggi, domani, dopodomani) original dvd cover Directed by Eduardo De Filippo Marco Ferreri Luciano Salce …   Wikipedia

  • The Money Machine — was a show on ZDTV, and later TechTV, hosted by Carmine Gallo. The show offered investment advice to viewers, predominantly on how to begin investing via the internet. When TechLive debuted in 2001, The Money Machine was discontinued in favor of… …   Wikipedia

  • The Money Lenders — 1981 is a book by British journalist Anthony Sampson that looks at the history of banking from the Renaissance to a meeting of the International Monetary Fund in Washington DC in 1980, with an emphasis on the interaction of finance with… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.