Dow Chemical Company (The) (DOW) Option Chain

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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 Dow Chemical Company (The) (DOW)

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.
Jul 24, 2015 0 DOW 42 Jul 24, 2015 0.02 0 63
Jul 24, 2015 8.10 0 0 DOW 43 Jul 24, 2015 0.02 0 1261
Jul 24, 2015 7.20 0 0 DOW 44 Jul 24, 2015 0.02 0 577
Jul 24, 2015 0.80 0 0 DOW 45 Jul 24, 2015 0.03 0 69
Jul 24, 2015 0.22 0 0 DOW 45.5 Jul 24, 2015 0.15 0 991
Jul 24, 2015 0.09 0 322 DOW 46 Jul 24, 2015 0.17 0 49
Jul 24, 2015 0.02 0 130 DOW 46.5 Jul 24, 2015 0.59 0 0
Jul 24, 2015 0.02 0 284 DOW 47 Jul 24, 2015 1.10 0 0
Jul 24, 2015 0.05 0 230 DOW 47.5 Jul 24, 2015 1.56 0 0
Jul 24, 2015 0.01 0 315 DOW 48 Jul 24, 2015 2.05 0 0
Jul 24, 2015 0.07 0 238 DOW 48.5 Jul 24, 2015 2.65 0 0
Jul 24, 2015 0.09 0 565 DOW 49 Jul 24, 2015 3.10 0 0
Jul 24, 2015 0.05 0 340 DOW 49.5 Jul 24, 2015 3.65 0 0
Jul 24, 2015 0.11 0 5555 DOW 50 Jul 24, 2015 4.15 0 0
Jul 24, 2015 0.03 0 5396 DOW 50.5 Jul 24, 2015 4.57 0 0
Jul 24, 2015 0.01 0 1512 DOW 51 Jul 24, 2015 1.97 0 0
Jul 31, 2015 3.90 0 1 DOW 42 Jul 31, 2015 0.11 0 146
Jul 31, 2015 4.50 29 DOW 42.5 Jul 31, 2015 0.10 0 41
Jul 31, 2015 2.76 0 16 DOW 43 Jul 31, 2015 0.15 0 56
Jul 31, 2015 3.35 58 DOW 43.5 Jul 31, 2015 0.22 0 53
Jul 31, 2015 0 DOW 44 Jul 31, 2015 0.09 -0.17 35 56
Jul 31, 2015 1.59 0 6 DOW 44.5 Jul 31, 2015 0.41 0 40
Jul 31, 2015 1.80 0.76 42 38 DOW 45 Jul 31, 2015 0.16 -0.35 60 514
Jul 31, 2015 0.75 -0.09 47 127 DOW 45.5 Jul 31, 2015 0.18 -0.61 28 202
Jul 31, 2015 0.93 0.43 56 383 DOW 46 Jul 31, 2015 0.24 -0.68 63 224
Jul 31, 2015 0.82 0.50 259 164 DOW 46.5 Jul 31, 2015 0.39 -0.72 43 213
Jul 31, 2015 0.42 0.20 1631 289 DOW 47 Jul 31, 2015 1.13 -0.48 55 880
Jul 31, 2015 0.25 0.13 172 801 DOW 47.5 Jul 31, 2015 0.88 -0.72 43 650
Jul 31, 2015 0.14 0.03 90 427 DOW 48 Jul 31, 2015 1.60 -0.58 10 145
Jul 31, 2015 0.12 162 168 DOW 48.5 Jul 31, 2015 2.20 -1.30 4 345
Jul 31, 2015 0.05 0.02 140 464 DOW 49 Jul 31, 2015 2.40 -0.68 14 533
Jul 31, 2015 0.05 0 181 DOW 49.5 Jul 31, 2015 4.34 0 119
Jul 31, 2015 0.03 0 343 DOW 50 Jul 31, 2015 4.07 -0.32 3 389
Jul 31, 2015 0.08 0 653 DOW 50.5 Jul 31, 2015 3.84 1.33 10 186
Jul 31, 2015 0.01 0 804 DOW 51 Jul 31, 2015 5.00 0 68

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