Options Glossary

Glossary: Roll Forward

Last Updated: July 12, 2015


Roll Forward

What Does Roll Forward Mean in Options Trading?

An options trading strategy in which near term open option contract is squared off and new similar strike longer term expiration option position is established to replace the original trade this is typically done for a credit with short positions and a debit with long positions and extends duration of the trade.

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