Investors eyeing a purchase of Graftech International Ltd. (GTI) shares, but tentative about paying the going market price of $11.50/share, might benefit from considering selling puts among the alternative strategies at their disposal. One interesting put contract in particular, is the June 2014 put at the $10 strike, which has a bid at the time of this writing of 70 cents. Collecting that bid as the premium represents a 7% return against the $10 commitment, or a 12% annualized rate of return (at Stock Options Channel we call this the YieldBoost).
Commit To Purchase Graftech International At $10, Earn 12% Annualized Using Options
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