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International Business Machines Corporation Message Board

  • jand2357 jand2357 Apr 29, 2013 6:46 PM Flag


    Why would anyone ever short IBM? Just sell calls and buy puts. Much more efficient use of capital. Even better, you can buy LEAPS puts and sell new at-the-money calls every week. Nobody with any sense shorts a highly liquid, institutionally traded stock with weekly options anymore.

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