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Blogging Options: CBOE Morning Update 8.13.14

Retail Sales disappointed, and x-food and energy were worse than the headline number.  Macy’s came in $0.06 light on earnings, off $3 or 5%.  Energy sector soft in pre-market.  Weak economic numbers overseas.  Volatility as an asset class: King Digital (KING) is down $4.08 to $14.12 in the premarket after the videogame maker cut its […]






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Blogging Options: CBOE Morning Update 1.22.14

January VIX Settlement later this morning.  IBM earnings beat but revenues were short again.    10-year 2.85%, overseas markets mixed to higher.  Sears closing it’s downtown Chicago location. Volatility as an asset class Coach (COH) is down $3.46 to $49.09 in the premarket after the hand-and-accessories retailer reported Q2 earnings decreased 16%. January weekly call option […]






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Next Week in Weeklys – 1/20/2014

We only have four working market days this coming week, but all that does is compress a lot of earnings releases into a short week.  More than thirty stocks report their earnings this coming week and looking at the list it is tough to figure out which to highlight.  Also, beyond the names on the […]






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Blogging Options: CBOE Morning Update 10.23.13

Volatility as an asset class Caterpillar (CAT), a DJIA component, is down $4.23  to $84.94 after missing Q3 numbers (EPS $1.45 vs. $1.69 expected, revenue missed and sales off by $1B) big time. Corning (GLW) is up $3.25 to $18.60 in the premarket after the company announced a series of strategic and financial agreements with […]