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Blogging Options: CBOE Morning Update 5.7.15

Stock valuations are “generally quite high”.  In a redux of “irrational exuberance”, Chairperson Yellon stopped yesterday’s market bounce, giving investors and traders an excuse for profit taking.  Earnings take charge again this morning, including BABA up $8, PCLN off $40 as both beat street estimates.  Asian shares lower, Europe mixed to lower. 18K VIX Futures […]






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CBOE Mid-Day Update 2.5.15

Volatility as an asset class Green Mountain Coffee (GMCR) is recently down $5.30 to $115.90 after reporting a Q1 EPS beat but a sales miss and reduced FY15 sales guidance mostly due to currency drag. February call option implied volatility is at 40, March and April is at 34; compared to its 26-week average of […]






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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 8.22.14

Volatility as an asset class Green Mountain Coffee (GMCR) is recently up $16.58 to 134.34 on a Kraft Foods (KRFT) licensing agreement.  September call option implied volatility is at 32, December is at 35; compared to its 26-week average of 48. Foot Locker (FL) is recently up $1.58 to $54.15 on Q2 profit increasing 39%.  […]






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CBOE Mid-Day Update 5.8.14

Market adding on to early gains, oil shares only sector in DJIA not contributing.  Retail Sales for April better than expected. 10-year 2.6%.  Tesla still off big (~9%), commodities slightly lower.  Volatility as an asset class Yelp (YELP) is up $2.03 to $54.77 on 5mm shares after being upgraded to Overweight from Equal Weight at […]






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Blogging Options: CBOE Morning Update 11.21.13

Volatility as an asset class Green Mountain Coffee (GMCR) is up $3.91 to $65.74 after the coffee company reported Q4 profit increased 38%. November weekly call option implied volatility is at 217, December is at 78, January is at 59, March is at 59; compared to its 26-week average of 56. Sears Holdings (SHLD) is […]