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calculating options breakeven: Original post by Rocco Pendola of Demand Media When you purchase a call option, you give yourself the right, but not the obligation, to buy the option's underlying security at the option contract's strike price on or before option expiration day. Each contract gives you the right to purchase 100 shares of the underlying equity. If you intend to exercise this right, you'll want to pay attention to…

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