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International Business Machines Corporation Message Board

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

    MESSAGE TO SHORTS

    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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