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Used in the context of general equities. Stock held by shareholders (verses the company's treasury stock).

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Hedge wrapper

An options strategy in which an investor with a long position in an underlying stock buys an out-of-the-money put and sells an out-of-the-money call. The hedge wrapper defines a range where the stock... Read More

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