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Earnings Week of 10/10 – 10/14

Earnings season kicks off this week with AA reporting tomorrow Tuesday before the market opens.  As always the data below is based on the last three years of earnings results unless the ticker is in italics.  The columns show the biggest rally, biggest drop, average move, and what the stock did last quarter in reaction […]






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CBOE Mid-Day Update 5.20.15

Volatility as an asset class Southwest (LUV) is recently down $3.12 to $37.78 on concerns of worsening competitive backdrop and lean competitors vowing to compete aggressively. May weekly call option implied volatility is at 48, June is at 34, July is at 33 compared to its 90-day average of 33. Delta (DAL) is recently down […]






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CBOE Mid-Day Update 4.1.15

Volatility as an asset class Deutsche Bank downgraded shares of American Airlines (AAL), Delta Air Lines (DAL) and United Continental (UAL) to Hold from Buy. It cut its price target for American to $58 from $78, for Delta to $50 from $60 and for United to $70 from $85 on concerns international sales will disappoint […]






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CBOE Mid-Day Update 2.2.15

Volatility as an asset class Shares of most airline stocks are down today as oil prices are rising slightly after jumping on Friday. United Continental (UAL) February weekly call option implied volatility is at 37, February is at 34, March is at 32, April is at 35; compared to its 26-week average of 32. Delta […]






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CBOE Mid-Day Update 1.2.15

Volatility as an asset class S&P 500 Top Best Performers of 2014 have mixed option implied volatility Mallinckrodt (MNK) overall option implied volatility of 38 compares to its 26-week average of 35. Delta Air Lines (DAL) overall option implied volatility of 37 compares to its 26-week average of 36. Keurig Green Mountain (GMCR) overall option […]






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CBOE Mid-Day Update 10.15.14

Volatility as an asset class Airline stocks, on a roller coaster ride today, following reports the 2nd nurse infected with Ebola flew a few days ago (Oct 13). The CDC is reaching out to passengers who flew on Frontier Airlines flight 1143 Cleveland to Dallas/Fort Worth Oct. 13. United Continental (UAL) is recently down $2.62 […]






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CBOE Mid-day Update 4.7.14

Stocks continue lower, option volume up. MannKind (MNKD) is down $0.76 to $6.10 after announcing the FDA extension of PDUFA date (adding ~ 3 months to decision process) for Afrezza. April and May call option implied volatility is at 81, August is at 114; compared to its 26-week average of 109. Pfizer (PFE) is off […]






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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 Mid-day Update 9.16.13

Volatility as an asset class Sears Holdings (SHLD) is recently up $1.24 to $61.66 after announcing plans to obtain a senior secured term-loan facility of up to $1B. October call option implied volatility is at 58, December is at 51; compared to its 26-week average of 45. Delta Air Lines (DAL) is recently up 88c […]