What sorts of errors did a young trader like myself make earlier in his career? All of the usual – i.e., expensive – ones. A short list of my mistakes looks something like this:
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U.S. stocks fluctuated, with the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index poised for the biggest weekly loss since August, as losses in oil producers and phone shares offset gains after the House of Representatives passed a budget deal.
An investor bought $5.12 million in call options that will be profitable if the Chicago Board Options Exchange Volatility Index jumps at least 50 percent in the next four months.