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  1. 2 Must-See Charts for VIX WatchersRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | SchaeffersResearch.com

    A better lens is the year-over-year means that I ran yesterday . I do say the 2015 mean will end higher than the 2014 mean.

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  2. Analyst Downgrades: AK Steel Holding Corporation, Open Text Corporation, and VMware, Inc.Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | SchaeffersResearch.com

    Ahead of the bell, the shares are sitting nearly 3% higher, poised to extend yesterday's advance. Longer term, this represents a change of pace for AKS, considering the stock has shed more than two-fifths of its value in the last year to land at $4.25.

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  3. Analyst Upgrades: Apple Inc., Juniper Networks, Inc., and Electronic Arts IncRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | SchaeffersResearch.com

    Wall Street has taken kindly to the news, with Apple Inc. receiving no fewer than 13 price-target hikes, including one to $160 from $143 at Cantor, and one to $130 from $125 at UBS, with both brokerage firms underscoring their "buy" ratings. While AAPL has been a long-term technical standout -- and is up 50.8% year-over-year -- the shares had more recently been lingering in the $106-to-$114 range, since topping out at an all-time peak of $119.75 in late November.

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  4. Options Check-Up: Linear Technology, Microchip Technology, and NXPRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | SchaeffersResearch.com

    It's a similar technical story for sector peer MCHP , which is up roughly 1.6% year-over-year to close at $45.79 yesterday, but has shed 8.5% since notching an all-time high of $50.03 in early July. Sentiment in the options pits is bullish ahead of Microchip Technology Inc.'s quarterly earnings report, due out tomorrow night.

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  5. Dow Jones Industrial Average Looks North as Investors Cheer Boeing, AppleRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | SchaeffersResearch.com

    The Dow Jones Industrial Average is set to open sharply higher, ahead of this afternoon's Federal Open Market Committee policy decision. The risk-on attitude is being sparked by earnings beats from Dow component Boeing Co , as well as tech heavyweight Apple Inc. -- a welcome break from yesterday's raft of weak reports , which sparked a huge sell-off .

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  6. 3 Cheap Dividend Stocks You Can Buy Right NowRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

    ... Investors in dividend stocks tend to be more oriented toward the long term, which usually means far less day trading and volatility. Lastly, dividends can be reinvested, giving the buyer a chance to compound their gains over the long run. These ...

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  7. Oil rises on hopes Saudis may step inRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | MarketWatch

    Crude-oil futures rose more than 2% on Tuesday, as some optimism about curtailing output seemed to permeate markets and ahead of a fresh weekly report on stockpiles. The settlement snapped a three-day losing streak.

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  8. Innovative app paying dividendsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    Investing in the stock market is a trader's full-time job. But these days it has become a hobby for some, especially the generation whose lifestyles are usually driven by smartphones.

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  9. Dow Jones Industrial Average Sinks 291 Points; Microsoft, Caterpillar Lead Earnings MissesRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | SchaeffersResearch.com

    The Dow Jones Industrial Average kicked off the session with a triple-digit drop and never looked back. The bearish stars aligned as a basket of blue chips unveiled unimpressive earnings reports -- led by disappointments from Microsoft Corporation and Caterpillar Inc. -- and selling pressure was exacerbated by a surprise drop in durable goods orders.

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  10. Investors Bancorp (ISBC) Scheduled to Post Earnings on ThursdayRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... year and $0.47 EPS for the next fiscal year. Investors Bancorp ( NASDAQ:ISBC ) traded down 0.36% during mid-day trading on Tuesday, hitting $10.95. The stock had a trading volume of 679,290 shares. Investors Bancorp has a one year low of $9.54 and a ...

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  11. Bulls Busy as M&A Talk Buoys CommScope Holding Company, IncRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | SchaeffersResearch.com

    In response, options bulls have rushed to the scene, with call activity at 89 times the normal pace. Speculators' favorite strike today by a mile is the February 25 call, where over 3,800 contracts have crossed the tape.

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  12. Bulls Active as Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) Bucks HeadwindsRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | SchaeffersResearch.com

    Meanwhile, options are crossing at 1.3 times the usual intraday clip, and the stock's 30-day at-the-money implied volatility has popped 3.7% to 33.6% -- suggesting elevated demand for short-term strikes. Weekly options are in high demand, with the 1/30 series accounting for each of the 10 most active NFLX contracts.

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  13. GoPro, Inc. (GPRO) Option Trader Predicts a PopRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | SchaeffersResearch.com

    What's more, it looks like one options trader is cautiously optimistic on the equity's short-term prospects, implementing a two-pronged options play. Specifically, it appears the speculator bought to open 2,000 weekly 2/13 52.50-strike calls for $2.90 apiece, and then helped fund the position -- and lower her maximum risk -- by simultaneously selling to open an equal amount of weekly 2/13 60-strike calls at $0.90 apiece.

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  14. Option Bears Bombard NIKE, Inc.Read the original story

    20 hrs ago | SchaeffersResearch.com

    Of the 21 analysts covering the stock, 11 have handed out "strong buy" recommendations, with one "buy," nine "holds," and not a single "sell" to be found. Nike Inc has added 30.3% in the past year, but is off 5% since hitting an annual high of $99.76 in late November .

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  15. Plug Power Inc. (PLUG) Gains Fuel Bullish BettingRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | SchaeffersResearch.com

    The stock's 10-day call/put volume ratio across those exchanges is 24.48, which outranks 93% of all similar readings from the previous year. Along similar lines, PLUG's Schaeffer's put/call open interest ratio checks in at 0.32, with short-term call open interest more than tripling put open interest.

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  16. Dow Jones Industrial Average Falls 377 as Microsoft PlungesRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | SchaeffersResearch.com

    The Dow Jones Industrial Average is getting crushed at midday, down roughly 377 points, or 2.1%, on a spate of disappointing earnings reports . Another factor in the broad-market woes is the latest report on durable goods orders, which unexpectedly fell last month -- though the consumer confidence index reached its highest level in more than seven years, and new home sales beat the consensus estimate.

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  17. Analyst Update: Peabody Energy Corporation, Dunkin' Brands Group,...Read the original story

    21 hrs ago | SchaeffersResearch.com

    This bad news is more of the same for the struggling equity, which has shed 62.5% over the past 52 weeks. Accordingly, bearish sentiment in the options pits is ramping up, with Peabody Energy Corporation's 10-day International Securities Exchange , Chicago Board Options Exchange , and NASDAQ OMX PHLX put/call volume ratio of 1.67 sitting 8 percentage points away from an annual pessimistic peak.

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  18. Big Endorsement Gets Himax Technologies, Inc. (HIMX) Bulls GoingRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | SchaeffersResearch.com

    HIMX's most active strike was the in-the-money March 8 call, where 943 contracts changed hands. It appears a number of these positions were bought to open, as speculators wagered on additional upside through the close on Friday, March 20 -- when the back-month options expire.

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  19. Apple Inc. (AAPL) Speculators Hope for Earnings BoostRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | SchaeffersResearch.com

    One of the most popular options is the weekly 1/30 115-strike call, which is seeing some buy-to-open activity. Traders taking this route expect AAPL to get a post-earnings lift above $115 -- territory not charted since early December -- by this Friday's close, when the contracts expire.

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  20. Analyst Upgrades: Texas Instruments Inc., Potash Corporation of...Read the original story

    Yesterday | SchaeffersResearch.com

    The most ambitious of the bunch was RBC, which raised its price target to $66 from $65, and kept its "outperform" rating. Elsewhere, Texas Instruments Incorporated has been stellar on the charts, adding 32.8% from its October low of $41.47 to close yesterday at $55.05.

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