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For questions involving or relating to the use of Robinhood, the service that allows people to invest in publically traded companies and exchange-traded funds through the use of the mobile app of the same name.

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higher premium for lower strike price on put

I'm new to options and I was on the robinhood options chain for selling VSAT puts with expiration data AUG 17 and noticed that the stock was trading at $63.79 with premiums $0.08 and $2.40 for ...
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Robinhood execution of options

Can you sell a call option using another call option as collateral instead of actually owning 100 shares? I am allowed to sell a TSLA option right now because i bought a TSLA call (not the actual ...
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Robinhood covered calls

If i buy 1 call option and then sell 1 call option. Is that classified as covered? I don't actually own the shares, i just own an option to buy them. Robinhood allows me to do this even though i dont ...
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Robinhood App Cons [closed]

With a no commission service app like Robinhood, why would anyone pay commision for other brokerage services? It seems too good to be true so what are the disadvantages of investing with this app?
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Robin Hood app as a highschooler

I'm about to enter my senior year as a highschooler and was wondering how beneficial it would be to start investing in a app for robin hood. I could invest a thousand or so and was wondering if it ...
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What will happen if Robinhood / M1 Finance gets acquired or pivot?

I have subscribed to email newsletter from Capital Minded. In the latest newsletter, below information was presented regarding Robinhood. Robinhood is totally fine for fun money, but it's not a ...
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Can a student with F-1 visa status in USA invest using Robinhood app? If yes, how can we pay taxes including this investments?

I'm an international student in the USA on an F1 Visa. I just want to know if I can use Robinhood app on my visa status. I've found some posts on Quora that say trading is completely legal, but should ...
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Understanding on closing an option

I have read that there are three scenarios when it comes to closing an option: You can buy or sell to “close” the position prior to expiration. The options expire out-of-the-money and worthless, so ...
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Typical options commision price

Robinhood.com lets you trade options for free. (There is no commission when you buy/sell options). While learning about optiosn on cboe.com, most of the book (I don't have the link to the book.pdf ...
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How to use full margin (Robinhood Gold) while staying diverse

How is one able to add diversity to one's Robinhood portfolio while utilizing near 100% of Gold (margin)? I was told in my previous post, as well as reiterated by a Robinhood Rep, that when making a ...
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Robinhood Reg T Call, please explain

I receive an email from Robinhood today that I do not understand. (*value's fictional but in ratio) Our records show that there wasn't a sufficient deposit or liquidation in your account ...
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If I buy and sell a zero commission stock, would I lose any money?

If I were to use Robinhood for zero commission stock trading, does that mean that if I were to buy $100 dollars in a stock and immediately sell it I wouldn't lose any money? I'm trying to make sure I ...
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What is a stock down from when it “is down”?

So i decided to play around with stock trading a little bit. In my trading the stocks will be down when they are below this dotted line on the chart, I have no idea how this is measured or what this ...