It is a very quiet week as once again only four companies with short dated options will be reporting earnings. As always the data below is based on the last three years of earnings results. The columns show the biggest rally, biggest drop, average move, and what the stock did last quarter in reaction to earnings.
I’ve been remiss at keeping up with earnings and will use a brutal travel schedule as my excuse. Since there are only two companies reporting next week I’m putting all the earnings for this week and next into a single blog. The numbers below represent the last three years worth of earnings releases with Max […]
Things continue to pick up in the earnings world with five companies reporting next week. The numbers on the table represent three years of history with Max being the biggest gain, Min being the biggest drop, Abs Avg representing the average move (higher or lower), and Last Q being what the stock did in reaction […]
Happy Triple Witch Friday. Spring officially arrives right after the close today. European debt talks have some optimistic, DAX up 1%. Commodities flat, DRI up $2.50 on good Quarter. For those following the NCAA tournament, Matt Moran from CBOE will post his “Volatility Bracketology” here at the CBOE Hub later this morning, it’s a good […]
Apologies all around for the lateness of this post, but better late than never. Only a handful of stocks with short dated options report this week. As always the histories represent three years of the biggest up move, biggest drop, average move, and the stock price reaction to earnings last quarter.
*Graphic corrected to show NAV reporting Tuesday before the open. The year is quickly coming to an end, but there are still a handful of opportunities to trade earnings reports. Things don’t get started next week until Wednesday before the open with FedEx (FDX). All numbers below are based on the last 12 quarters earnings […]
I checked the list and there were no additions or subtractions from the list of indexes, exchange traded funds (and notes), and stocks that have short dated options available for trading. The earnings list is fairly light as well, but based on history there are a few names that might offer up some interesting short […]
Nike options are kicking up into earnings. let’s look at weekly options that expire this Friday, June 27th and next Thursday, July 3rd. The market will be closed for 4th of July, next Friday. Nike stock has had its own version of fireworks. As the World Cup rolls on, the stock has been trending higher. Nike […]
10-year yield at 2.51% as several firms lower US growth forecast. U of M report released after the opening. End of quarter Monday. Volatility as an asset class DuPont (DD) is down $1.95 to $65.55 in the premarket after revising its outlook for Q2 and 2014, due primarily to lower than expected quarterly performance of […]
US Dollar a little weaker and overseas stocks edge higher in early trading. Volatility as an asset class Symantec (SYMC) is down $1.95 to $18.94 in the premarket after the unexpected termination of CEO Steve Bennett. Overall option implied volatility of 38 is above its 26-week average of 29. Nike (NKE) is down $2.46 to […]
Options Action – The guys stared out talking about retailers and that the earnings reports we have already seen have been pretty weak. It was noted that weakness for retailers may be an early indication that the overall economy isn’t quite breaking out yet. The first trade is based on consumer weakness and picks on […]