- Selling to Open 50 VXX Jul 2012 $14.00 Puts
- Buying to Open 50 VXX Jul 2012 $13.00 Puts
- Net Credit: $23.00 per bull put spread for a total of $1,150.00
- Max Gain: $1,150.00
- Max Risk: -$77.00 per bull put spread for a total risk of -$3,850.00
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