Investors considering a purchase of Exelon Corp. (EXC) stock, but cautious about paying the going market price of $32.80/share, might benefit from considering selling puts among the alternative strategies at their disposal. One interesting put contract in particular, is the January 2016 put at the $25 strike, which has a bid at the time of this writing of $1.10. Collecting that bid as the premium represents a 4.4% return against the $25 commitment, or a 2.4% annualized rate of return (at Stock Options Channel we call this the YieldBoost).
Commit To Buy Exelon Corp. At $25, Earn 4.4% Using Options
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