**bleep**’s Sporting Goods (DKS) is recently up $1.75 to $41.34 after announcing its first ever dividend and positive guidance. November put option implied volatility is at 42, December is at 44; compared to its 26-week average of 37.
Staples (SPLS) is recently down 78c to $14.58 on lower than expected Q4 guidance. November put option implied volatility is at 53, December is at 41; compared to its 26-week average of 37.
TJX (TJX) is recently up 63c to $61.20 on inline Q3 results and positive guidance. December put option implied volatility is at 29, January is at 28; compared to its 26-week average of 29.
S&P 100® Options with American-style exercise (OEX) is recently up 3.28 to 566.80 into Friday’s expiration. Overall option implied volatility of 20 is near its 26-week average with November 555 puts and November 585 calls active. www.cboe.com/OEX.
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