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Blogging Options: CBOE Morning Update 5.12.15

The weakest Japanese bond auction in over six years, Greece staying solvent by delivering all cash reserves to the IMF, and profit taking are weighing heavily on US stock futures this morning.  European shares off ~1.5%, 10-year at 2.3%. Volatility as an asset class AOL (AOL) is up $7.75 to $50.34 in the premarket on […]






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CBOE Mid-Day Update 8.6.14

Volatility as an asset class Walgreen (WAG) is recently down $8.54 to $60.58 after exercises option to acquire remaining 55% of Alliance Boots and says it will not pursue inversion as part of deal. August call option implied volatility is at 28, September is at 24, October is at 25, November is at 24; compared […]






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Blogging Options: CBOE Morning Update 2.10.14

Good morning from a crisp (-4 degrees) Chiicago.  Option volume eased to more average levels Friday, as CBOE traded 4.2 million of the 16 million options trading hands.  ~600k SPX options and almost 1 million VIX options led the way.  This morning stock futures mixed to lower. Ms  Yellen does Humphrey Hawking testimony this week […]






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Blogging Options: CBOE Mid-day Update 8.7.13

Volatility as an asset class WellCare (WCG) is recently up $6.05 to $66.62 after the managed-care service provider raised its full-year earnings and revenue guidance.  August call option implied volatility is at 33, September is at 36, December is at 36, January is at 36; compared to its 26-week average of 35. AOL (AOL) is […]