Owned Shares Valuation Concepts

POSTED ON July 28, 2011 BY stockopter

    This video explains how the after tax value of owned shares is calculated using the StockOpter.com Dashboard.  Owned shares are shares of company stock that an employee owns outright.  These shares can be acquired in a variety of ways including the vesting of restricted or performance stock grants, exercising employee stock options, employee stock purchase programs (ESPPs) or purchased […]


VaR (Value at Risk) Concepts

POSTED ON July 27, 2011 BY stockopter

    Value at Risk (VaR) is a means of estimating the risk inherent in holding vested options and owned shares.  This video explains how VaR is used in StockOpter.com.  Additional information regarding VaR and company stock and options can be found in a VaR White Paper in the StockOpter University.