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15 min ago | SchaeffersResearch.com

Most Active Options Update: Abercrombie & Fitch Co.

Abercrombie & Fitch Co. was last seen 4.7% lower at $41.94, after the firm reported a tenth consecutive drop in quarterly same-store sales.

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Related Topix: Apparel, Abercrombie and Fitch, Retail, Financial Markets, Personal Finance

4 hrs ago | SchaeffersResearch.com

Whole Foods Market, Inc. (WFM) Rally Sparks a Rush of Call Buying

A mysterious tweet from activist investor Carl Icahn sent shares of Herbalife Ltd. soaring yesterday, and may have been the catalyst for Whole Foods Market, Inc.'s 3.4% pop, as well.

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Related Topix: Retail, Whole Foods Market, Grocery, 38 Studios, Financial Markets, Personal Finance

8 hrs ago | Examiner.com

Fighting the investment risks that overshadow rewards

One major aspect to risk is how long you intend to hold an investment. For example, if it is trading at a low price, the probability of permanently losing your capital in Coca Cola stock over a 15 year period is extremely low.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance

11 hrs ago | USA Today

In search of signs of irrational exuberance

What? You didn't hear about the stock market boom? Where have you been? Hasn't your taxi driver given you any hot tips recently? The Dow is above 17,000.

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Related Topix: Financial Markets, Personal Finance

16 hrs ago | SchaeffersResearch.com

Analyst Downgrades: Facebook Inc (FB), Sprint Corporation, and Splunk Inc

As might be expected, this is a relatively rare bearish note for the Mark Zuckerberg brainchild.

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Related Topix: Startups, Facebook, Sprint Nextel, Telecom, IT Services, Financial Markets, Personal Finance

Wed Aug 27, 2014

GuruFocus.com

S&P 500 Finishes Above 2,000

The S&P 500 traded above 2,000 in intra-day trading on Monday and closed above 2,000 for the first time in history on Tuesday.

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Bloomberg

With S&P at 2,000, Investor Vertigo Is a Healthy Sign

The stock market ain't the party it used to be. It just blasted through one important psychological barrier, and another now looks tantalizingly close.

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Related Topix: Financial Markets, Personal Finance, Google, Startups

SchaeffersResearch.com

Analyst Update: Caesars Entertainment Corp, Tiffany & Co., and Trina Solar Limited

At the stock's typical daily trading rate, it would take almost three weeks to cover these bearish bets.

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Related Topix: Tiffany , Retail, Jewelry, Financial Markets, Personal Finance

SchaeffersResearch.com

Analyst Upgrades: Aruba Networks, Inc., Best Buy Co Inc, and MannKind Corporation

Subsequently, the shares were met with price-target hikes at no fewer than seven brokerage firms, and upgrades to "buy" from "neutral" at UBS and to "neutral" from "underweight" at J.P. Morgan Securities.

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Related Topix: Best Buy, Retail, Aruba Networks, Startups, Financial Markets, Personal Finance

SchaeffersResearch.com

Options Check-Up: Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA), Groupon Inc, and DryShips Inc.

Regardless, now is a prime time to scoop up front-month Tesla Motors Inc options at a relative bargain, as the equity's Schaeffer's Volatility Index of 33% ranks lower than 98% of similar readings taken in the past year.

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Related Topix: Tesla Motors, Startups, Financial Markets, Personal Finance

SchaeffersResearch.com

Most Active Options Update: Citigroup Inc

Accounting for nearly half the volume is the October 55 call, where nearly 23,000 contracts have traded -- primarily at the ask price, suggesting they were bought.

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Related Topix: Financial Services, Citigroup, Banking, Financial Markets, Personal Finance

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Finextra Research news

Taiwan Stock Exchange rolls out trading system

Taiwan Stock Exchange has successfully rolled out its second generation FAST system, replacing all existing trading platforms.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance

Seeking Alpha

Not Selling Apple On September 9th Makes More Sense

Shareholder friendly policies like a large share buyback program, plus a dividend, should keep investors seated for the long haul.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Apple, Startups, iPhone, Personal Finance

SchaeffersResearch.com

Option Trends: Goldman Sachs Group Inc and Morgan Stanley

Options traders have been targeting financial giants Goldman Sachs Group Inc and Morgan Stanley .

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Related Topix: Goldman Sachs, Financial Services, Investment Services, Stanley, Investment Banking, Morgan Stanley, Cohen Group, Consulting, Opinion, Financial Markets, Personal Finance

SchaeffersResearch.com

Why Bother With XIV?

In focus: 200 on SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust and 2,000 on S&P 500 Index ! It's party time, and everyone wants to celebrate, including volatility sellers.

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Related Topix: Financial Markets, Personal Finance

SchaeffersResearch.com

Facebook Inc (FB): Will Technical Support Hold Through Friday?

In a nutshell, the trader expects FB shares to remain above $74 through this Friday's closing bell -- when the weekly options expire -- allowing him to retain the initial premium collected, or $20,790 .

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Related Topix: Financial Markets, Personal Finance

Reuters

SE Asia Stocks - Indonesia weak amid fuel price concerns; Thai index eases

Indonesian shares extended losses to an over-one-week low on Tuesday as investors weighed in the risk of changes to the government's fuel subsidy, while profit-taking pulled the Thai benchmark off the previous session's highs.

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Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Indonesia, Financial Markets, Personal Finance, Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono

Mon Aug 25, 2014

SchaeffersResearch.com

Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD) Trader Sets a Short-Term Top

At last check, the shares were still 2.7% higher at $106.72. Not surprisingly, calls are the options of choice, with volume running at three times the usual intraday pace.

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Related Topix: Biotech, Medicine, Gilead Sciences, Healthcare Industry, Startups, Financial Markets, Personal Finance

Monadnock Ledger-Transcript

Jaffrey: Jail time for fraud

Jaffrey resident Charles H. Howard III will spend three and a half years in jail after pleading guilty last week to a felony count of conspiracy to commit investment adviser fraud and a felony count of securities manipulation.

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Related Topix: Jaffrey, NH, Electronics, Video Display, Personal Finance

Investopedia

Introduction To Swing Trading

Swing trading has been described as a kind of fundamental trading in which positions are held for longer than a single day.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, Financial Markets

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