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Blogging Options: CBOE Morning Update 12.4.14

US stock futures mixed as ECB leaves rates unchanged.  Weekly Jobless a tad higher than expected.  NFP Parroll Report main economic item traders watching. Oil prices fractionally lower.  10-year 2.275%.  Volatility as an asset class: Disney (DIS) is up $).39 to $93.50 in the premarket after declaring an annual cash dividend of $1.15 per share, […]

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CBOE Mid-Day Update

Volatility as an asset class SPDR Homebuilder (XHB) is recently up 65c to $31.79 on July Housing starts were 1093K vs 1000K.  September call option implied volatility is at 16, December is at 17; compared to its 26-week average of 20. TJX (TJX) is recently up $4.62 to $58.55 after reporting better than expected Q2 results […]

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Blogging Options: CBOE Mornng Update 3.14.14

Feb PPI dropped 0.2% (+0.1% expected).  Core rate (X-Food & Energy) also dropped 0.2% (gasoline and food prices near me aren’t going lower). US Stock Futures fairly calm this morning.  NIKKEI off 3% in Asain trading, FTSE off 0.6%, the rest of Europe is lower.  20k VIX Futures trade in early session this morning.  VIX […]