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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.


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

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. .


Related Topix: Startups, Intuitive Surgical, Restaurant Management, Mcdonalds, Robots, Stanley, Financial Markets, Personal Finance

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.


Related Topix: Telecom, Alcatel, Alcatel-Lucent, Financial Markets, Personal Finance

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 .


Related Topix: Mcdonalds, Restaurant Management, Cable & Satellite, Comcast, Home, Home Selling, Financial Markets, Personal Finance, Opinion

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.


Related Topix: Financial Markets, Personal Finance


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.


Related Topix: Financial Markets, Personal Finance, Retirement, Tax

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.


Related Topix: Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Weird

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.


Related Topix: Social Software, LinkedIn, Startups, Financial Markets, Opinion, Personal Finance

Analyst Upgrades: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc., Under Armour Inc, and Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc.

Heading into the quarterly event, short-term call open interest was at a near-annual-high level.


Related Topix: Advanced Micro Devices, Startups, Chipotle Mexican Grill, Restaurant Management, Financial Markets, Personal Finance

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. .


Related Topix: Construction, Industrial Machines, Metals, Walter Industries, Plug Power, Altria Group, Tobacco, Electronics, Financial Markets, Personal Finance

Hispanic Business

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.


Related Topix: Personal Finance, Financial Markets

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.


Related Topix: Financial Markets, Personal Finance, Warren Buffett, 9

Seeking Alpha

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.


Related Topix: Personal Finance, Mutual Funds, Financial Markets

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%.


Related Topix: Financial Markets, Startups, Yahoo!, Opinion, Personal Finance

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 .


Related Topix: IBM, Chipotle Mexican Grill, Restaurant Management, Startups, SanDisk, Semiconductors, International Business Machines Corporation -- Microelectronics, Electronics, Financial Markets, Personal Finance

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.


Related Topix: Sears Holdings Corporation, Financial Markets, Personal Finance

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 .


Related Topix: Retail, Wal Mart Stores, Financial Markets, Personal Finance

JD Supra

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)


Related Topix: Securities and Exchange Commission, Corporate / Securities Law, Law, Personal Finance

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.


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

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.


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