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What is a call price?

A call price (also known as "redemption price") is the price at which the issuer can redeem a bond or a preferred stock. This price is set at the time the security is issued.

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Also to know is, how is call price calculated?

Calculate the call price by calculating the cost of the option. The bond has a par value of $1,000, and a current market price of $1050. This is the price the company would pay to bondholders. The difference between the market price of the bond and the par value is the price of the call option, in this case $50.

Subsequently, question is, how does a call work? A call is the option to buy the underlying stock at a predetermined price (the strike price) by a predetermined date (the expiry). The buyer of a call has the right to buy shares at the strike price until expiry. That call buyer has the right to exercise that option, paying $20 per share, and receiving the shares.

Subsequently, question is, when should you buy a call option?

Traders buy a call option in the commodities or futures markets if they expect the underlying futures price to move higher. Buying a call option entitles the buyer of the option the right to purchase the underlying futures contract at the strike price any time before the contract expires.

What is call & put option with example?

The strike price is the predetermined price at which a call buyer can buy the underlying asset. For example, the buyer of a stock call option with a strike price of 10 can use the option to buy that stock at $10 before the option expires. Options expirations vary and can be short-term or long-term.

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