If the stockThis article needs additional citations for verification. Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. (November 2015) ( Learn how and when to remove this template message)In finance, a put or put option is a stock market device which gives the owner of a put the right, but not the obligation, to sell an asset (the underlying), at a specified price (the strike), by a predetermined date (the expiry or maturity) to a given party (the seller of the put).
Quotes are real-time for NASDAQ, NYSE, and NYSEAmex when available. See also delay times for other exchanges. Quotes and other information supplied by independent providers identified on the Yahoo. Option partner page. Quotes put options are in the money game updated automatically, but will be turned off after 25 minutes of inactivity. Quotes are arw at least 15 minutes. Both call and put options are simultaneously at the money. For example, if XYZ stock is trading at 75, then the XYZ 75 call option is at the money and so is gamee XYZ 75 put option.
An at-the-money option has no intrinsic value, but it may still have hhe value. Being in the money does not mean you will profit, gamw just means the option is worth exercising. This is because the option costs money to buy.