This thread is not about which long option to buy on what hot stock that is going to get you a multi-bagger. Options enable you to tailor the risk/reward profile of your positions. They give you the opportunity to earn income and/or growth with less risk. There are a variety of ways to do this and what's suitable depends on what you are hoping to achieve (risk versus reward). I'm not a yabba dabba gamma vega rho kinda of guy - just a retail trader who has utilized options for almost 40 years. Does anyone have any interest in discussing some of these alternatives?