need 2 answers
Please, address each of the questions below, in 100-150 words (per question). Include any relevant examples and links to your sources.
1. 1. Why would an investor purchase an option instead of shares of the underlying stock?
2. 2. Look up the price of a put option for Apple stock. You may pick the expiration date. Include the price and expiration date. Based on your view of the stock, is the price of the option currently attractive to investors?
3. 3. What is the difference between LEAPS and conventional options?