Jimmy Butts

Jimmy Butts is the Chief Investment Strategist for Maximum ProfitĀ and Top Stock Advisor, and a regular contributor to StreetAuthority Insider. Prior to joining StreetAuthority, Jimmy came from the financial services and banking industry where he worked as a Financial Advisor. There he specialized in providing customized retirement solutions for individuals. Jimmy graduated from Boise State University with a degree in business administration and finance. He also spent multiple years studying language, international business and finance in both Germany and Buenos Aires, Argentina. He currently holds his series 6, 63, 65 and 26 securities license. When he's not combing through financial statements or reading about finance, Jimmy enjoys being outdoors.

Analyst Articles

An option contract gives the buyer the right to buy or sell the underlying security at a predefined... Read More

An option contract gives the buyer the right to buy or sell the underlying security at a predefined price for a specified amount of time. That predefined price is known as the strike price. It is the... Read More

Premium is the price that a trader buys or sells an options contract for. It is determined by a... Read More

Premium is the price that a trader buys or sells an options contract for. It is determined by a variety of factors, including: — The intrinsic value of the option. When an option is in the... Read More