Bank of America Corporation (BAC) Option Chain

BAC 
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1.77%
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Call and put options are quoted in a table called a chain sheet. The chain sheet shows the price, volume and open interest for each option strike price and expiration month.

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Option Chain for Bank of America Corporation (BAC)

Calls "Calls" is an option that gives the holder the right to buy the underlying asset. Last "Last Sale" is the most recent trade. Chg "Change" is the difference between a day's last trade and the previous day's last trade. Bid "Bid" is the price a potential buyer is willing to pay for a security. Sometimes also used in the contect of takeovers where one corporation is bidding for (trying to buy) another corporation. In trading, we have the bid-ask spread which is the difference between what buyers are willing to pay and what sellers are asking for in terms of price. Ask "Ask" is the quoted ask, or the lowest price an investor will accept to sell a stock. Practically speaking, this is the quoted offer at which an investor can buy shares of stock; also called the offer price. Vol "Volume" is the daily number of shares of a security that change hands between a buyer and a seller. Also known as volume traded. Open Int "Open Interest" is the total number of derivatives contracts traded that have not yet been liquidated either by an offsetting derivative transaction or by delivery. Root Strike "Strike" is the index value at which the buyer of the option can buy or sell the underlying stock index. The strike index is converted to a dollar value by multiplying by the option's contract multiple. Puts "Put" is an option granting the right to sell the underlying futures contract. Opposite of a call. Last "Last Sale" is the most recent trade. Chg "Change" is the difference between a day's last trade and the previous day's last trade. Bid "Bid" is the price a potential buyer is willing to pay for a security. Sometimes also used in the contect of takeovers where one corporation is bidding for (trying to buy) another corporation. In trading, we have the bid-ask spread which is the difference between what buyers are willing to pay and what sellers are asking for in terms of price. Ask "Ask" is the quoted ask, or the lowest price an investor will accept to sell a stock. Practically speaking, this is the quoted offer at which an investor can buy shares of stock; also called the offer price. Vol "Volume" is the daily number of shares of a security that change hands between a buyer and a seller. Also known as volume traded. Open Int "Open Interest" is the total number of derivatives contracts traded that have not yet been liquidated either by an offsetting derivative transaction or by delivery.
May 08, 2015 1.39 0.29 1.39 1.40 1804 3192 BAC 15 May 08, 2015 0.01 0.01 0 4776
May 08, 2015 0.89 0.26 0.89 0.90 3510 7799 BAC 15.5 May 08, 2015 0.01 -0.01 0.01 1368 6820
May 08, 2015 0.42 0.21 0.41 0.42 7020 32444 BAC 16 May 08, 2015 0.03 -0.08 0.02 0.03 3113 5044
May 08, 2015 0.10 0.06 0.09 0.10 7094 18229 BAC 16.5 May 08, 2015 0.21 -0.24 0.20 0.21 1012 4220
May 08, 2015 0.02 0.01 0.01 0.02 893 4608 BAC 17 May 08, 2015 0.65 -0.25 0.62 0.63 130 327
May 08, 2015 0.02 0.01 0 1022 BAC 17.5 May 08, 2015 1.19 -0.24 1.10 1.12 15 251
May 08, 2015 0.02 0.01 0 10 BAC 18 May 08, 2015 1.64 -0.23 1.60 1.61 1 206
May 15, 2015 1.39 0.27 1.39 1.40 2865 74655 BAC 15 May 15, 2015 0.01 -0.01 0.01 521 151081
May 15, 2015 0.85 0.20 0.91 0.92 793 6075 BAC 15.5 May 15, 2015 0.01 -0.04 0.01 0.02 1696 22446
May 15, 2015 0.47 0.19 0.47 0.48 15458 236802 BAC 16 May 15, 2015 0.08 -0.10 0.07 0.08 2066 75279
May 15, 2015 0.17 0.07 0.16 0.17 11782 38805 BAC 16.5 May 15, 2015 0.29 -0.19 0.27 0.28 654 2482
May 15, 2015 0.05 0.02 0.04 0.05 4090 244383 BAC 17 May 15, 2015 0.65 -0.27 0.64 0.66 1352 35786
May 15, 2015 0.01 0.01 0.02 0 1 BAC 17.5 May 15, 2015 1.15 -0.23 1.11 1.12 402 725
May 15, 2015 0.01 0.01 76 97960 BAC 18 May 15, 2015 1.65 -0.25 1.60 1.61 52 8134
May 22, 2015 1.38 0.39 1.41 1.42 97 1584 BAC 15 May 22, 2015 0.04 0.01 0.02 0 1550
May 22, 2015 0.94 0.23 0.93 0.94 676 3298 BAC 15.5 May 22, 2015 0.04 -0.03 0.03 0.04 780 4571
May 22, 2015 0.51 0.18 0.51 0.52 542 16573 BAC 16 May 22, 2015 0.12 -0.10 0.11 0.12 202 1209
May 22, 2015 0.22 0.10 0.21 0.22 2010 10977 BAC 16.5 May 22, 2015 0.36 -0.14 0.31 0.32 466 1915
May 22, 2015 0.08 0.04 0.07 0.08 355 2078 BAC 17 May 22, 2015 0.72 -0.37 0.67 0.68 334 31
May 22, 2015 0.01 0.02 0.03 210 30 BAC 17.5 May 22, 2015 1.15 -0.75 1.12 1.14 232 30
May 22, 2015 0.02 0 BAC 18 May 22, 2015 1.65 1.61 1.62 8
May 29, 2015 1.28 0.41 1.33 1.44 157 273 BAC 15 May 29, 2015 0.03 -0.02 0.01 0.03 1505 2574
May 29, 2015 0.92 0.19 0.92 0.97 285 832 BAC 15.5 May 29, 2015 0.07 -0.03 0.05 0.06 100 806
May 29, 2015 0.53 0.17 0.53 0.56 671 5758 BAC 16 May 29, 2015 0.16 -0.09 0.14 0.15 464 337
May 29, 2015 0.25 0.10 0.24 0.26 1786 6238 BAC 16.5 May 29, 2015 0.40 -0.15 0.34 0.36 21 447
May 29, 2015 0.10 0.05 0.08 0.10 220 1766 BAC 17 May 29, 2015 1.33 0.69 0.81 0 23
May 29, 2015 0.03 0.03 0.04 220 40 BAC 17.5 May 29, 2015 1.11 1.43 0
May 29, 2015 0.03 0 BAC 18 May 29, 2015 2.45 1.59 1.74 0 3

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