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CBOE Mid-Day Update 2.17.15

Stocks regained their footing and are now on the plus side.  Stories out of Europe of Greece taking a softer stance in negotiations with the EU are being told.   But reports of Ukraine truce in jeopardy putting damper on rally.  Economic numbers released this morning on weak side. Goodyear Tire (GT) is up $0.68 […]






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CBOE Mid-Day Update 11.18.14

Volatility as an asset class Home Depot (HD) is recently down $1.73 to $96.30 after reporting in line Q3 EPS of $1.15 and mixed 2015 guidance. November call option implied volatility is at 19, December is at 18, January is at 16; compared to its 26-week average of 18. Medtronic (MDT) is recently up $2.66 […]






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Blogging Options: CBOE Mid-day Update 2.18.14

Volatility as an asset class Coca-Cola (KO) is recently down $1.36 to $27.58 on less than expected Q4 revenue on a profit decline. March call option implied volatility is at 16, May and August is at 15; compared to its 26-week average of 16. Netflix (NFLX) is recently up $2.48 to $439.52, a  new record […]






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Next Week in Weeklys – 2/17/2014

This coming Friday is an old school standard option expiration date, but will still have a new name added to the Weeklys list.  Trip Advisor (TRIP) is now on the list of over 300 markets with short dated options available for trading. This coming week is a four day week with the President’s Day holiday […]






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Blogging Options: CBOE Mid-day Update 11.19.13

Volatility as an asset class Medtronic (MDT) is recently down 43c to $57.88 on Q2 sales rose 2.4% to $4.19B. December call option implied volatility is at 13, January is at 14, February is at 15; compared to its 26-week average of 19. TJX (TJX) is up 62c to $63.11 after the discount retailer reported […]






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Blogging Options: CBOE Mid-day Update 8.20.13

Volatility as an asset class Tesla Motors (TSLA) is recently up $3.25 to $148.18 after receiving an overall combined vehicle safety rating of 5.4 stars by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. August weekly call option implied volatility is at 59, September is at 54, December is at 59; compared to its 26-week average of […]