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Earnings Next Week – 4/6 – 4/10

Alcoa reports next week and even though the stock was booted from the Dow Jones Industrial Average a few quarters ago traditionalists (old guys like me) still consider AA earnings the beginning of earnings season.  The calendar is light next week, but hold on to your hat, things are going to get busy soon. For […]






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Next Week in Weeklys – 7/4/2014

The shortened trading week got in the way of me posting this blog but I feel a little better about it when I realized that only three companies with short dated options available report earnings next week. Also I already discussed two of those companies in a blog on Tuesday night where I previewed three […]






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Next Week in Weeklys – 4/4/2014

Next week is the start of earnings season for the first quarter of 2014.  Back in the day (like a few quarters ago) Alcoa (AA – 12.63) was still a member of the Dow Jones Industrial Average and was consistently the first DJIA stock to report earnings.  Much like the first robin of spring the […]






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Blogging Options: CBOE Morning Update 4.10.13

Volatility as an asset class Titan Machinery (TITN) is down $3.86 to $22.25 in the premarket after the tractor equipment maker sees FY14 EPS $2.00-$2.30, compared to consensus $2.59. April put option implied volatility is at 78, May is at 51, June is at 50; compared to its 26-week average of 48. Family Dollar (FDO) […]