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Pessimism Builds On Apple Inc. (AAPL) Ahead of Earnings
At the International Securities Exchange , Chicago Board Options Exchange , and NASDAQ OMX PHLX , for example, the stock's 10-day put/call volume ratio of 0.77 ranks higher than all other readings taken in the past year.
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Tue Apr 22, 2014
Option Clips: McDonald's, GW Pharmaceuticals, and Intuitive Surgical
StockTwits today are big-cap restaurateur McDonald's Corporation , drug maker GW Pharmaceuticals PLC- ADR , and medical robot manufacturer Intuitive Surgical, Inc. .
Alcatel Lucent SA (ADR) (ALU) Traders Eye Another Post-Earnings Boon
By the numbers, around 12,000 calls have changed hands, compared to fewer than 120 puts.
Dow Jones Industrial Average Slips Ahead of Housing Data
The Dow Jones Industrial Average is sitting slightly below breakeven ahead of the opening bell, with investors awaiting cues on earnings results from such big names as McDonald's Corporation , Travelers Companies Inc and Comcast Corporation .
Option Bulls Ignore Charts, Bet On iShares Silver Trust
Earlier in April, this level acted as support and could now be switching roles to serve as resistance.
5 dividend stocks with yields of up to 10%
It seems that every story you read about these days is geared toward day traders or those looking for long-term growth in retirement portfolios.
This Is London
Nick Goodway: A strange mix, but Scottish Mortgage Investment Trust...
Manchester United today confirmed the exit of David Moyes from the club. The Premier League champions announced via their twitter account that the Scot's ill-fated ten month reign Old Trafford has ended.
Mon Apr 21, 2014
Brand Face-Off: Facebook Inc (FB) vs. LinkedIn Corp
Networking titans Facebook Inc and LinkedIn Corp have charted different paths over the past 12 months.
Option Clips: Plug Power, Walter Energy, and Altria Group
StockTwits today are fuel cell systems supplier Plug Power Inc and coal concern Walter Energy, Inc. .
Stock Surges By N374 Billion in Four Trading Day
" and Easter celebrations. At the end of the week trading, market capitalization of equity listed on the Nigerian bourse appreciated by N374 billion or 2.98 per cent to close at N12.928 trillion.
The Market is Going to Crash. A Dividend Investors Guide to 3 Stocks You Can Buy Blindfolded
The market is going to crash. Well sooner or later. But what happens in a market crash? Are you prepared? The answer to this simple but important question depends on who you are asking.
Markets Go Up And Down. What To Buy Now... And Later
We all know the market has to correct "sometime." In the springtime blush of an outlier market in 2013, some people may have forgotten this simple truth, but markets do go down as well as up.
Sat Apr 19, 2014
Anxiety Heats Up, But VIX Cools Off
The holiday-shortened trading week was kind to stocks, with the major equity indexes racking up gains of more than 2%.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Option Clips: Chipotle Mexican Grill, IBM, and SanDisk Corporation
StockTwits today are restaurateur Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. , blue-chip tech titan International Business Machines Corp. , and memory device maker SanDisk Corporation .
Option Traders Rally Amid Sears Holdings Corp (SHLD) Surge
This positive price action has not gone unnoticed by option players, who are scooping up calls at a rate of roughly six times the intraday average.
Pre-Earnings Option Bulls Turn Out on Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.
The volume-weighted average price for the calls is $0.23, making breakeven at the close on Friday, May 16, when the options expire, $80.23 .
SEC Obtains Settlement for Violations of Registration Rules and "Layering"
The Securities and Exchange Commission recently announced a settlement with two brokerage firms and certain of their executives for improper compensation-sharing and "layering," a strategy in which a trader places and later cancels orders he does not intend to have executed in order to induce others to transact at a price not representative of ... (more)
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Zynga Inc (ZNGA) Option Bulls Bet On a Post-Earnings Rally
Meanwhile, in yesterday's options pits, ZNGA calls stole the spotlight, with 36,000 contracts exchanged versus only 7,600 puts.
Most Active Options Update: Microsoft Corporation
The most active non-expiring contract in MSFT's options pits today is the weekly 5/2 37-strike put.