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Hedging Nonqualified Stock Options  

Author:  Peter Brady.; Robert N. Gordon.

Source: Volume 21, Number 03, Spring 2004 , pp.243-252(10)

Journal of Taxation of Investments

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The volatility in equity markets over the past several years has increased the desire of many individuals to hedge their exposure to concentrated positions in a single stock. One area in which individuals often wish to hedge their exposure to a particular stock is in the context of non-qualified stock options(NQOs). This article addresses the key issues related to hedging non-qualified stock options, discusses the various strategies that are commonly employed, and identifies two potential strategies that could provide the best results for most individuals


Affiliations:  1: Twenty-First Securities Corporation; 2: Twenty-First Securities Corporation.

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