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CBOE Mid-Day Update 3.20.15

Volatility as an asset class KB Home (KBH) is recently up 99c to $15.06 on better than expected Q1 results and sees sequential margin improvement in remaining 2015 quarters. April call option implied volatility is at 96, April is at 43, July is at 37; compared to its 26-week average of 35. Starbucks (SBUX) is […]






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CBOE Mid-Day Update 10.31.14

Volatility as an asset class Exxon Mobil (XOM) is recently up $1.44 to $95.87 on Q3 earnings increasing 2.5% on higher refining margins. November weekly call option implied volatility is at 15, December is at 14, January is at 13; compared to its 26-week average of 18. Chevron (CVX) is recently up $1.41 to $118.65 […]






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Blogging Options: CBOE Morning Update 6.19.14

VIX closes yesterday at 7-year low (scroll down to see great article from Russell Rhoads last night). Weekly Jobless Claims slightly better than expected.  AMZN was up ~$2 premarket, now off $2.75 after their first phone announced.  European stocks up despite Russian troops massing on Ukrainian border again, Asian shares mixed.  Gold & Silver up […]






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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 9.3.13

Volatility as an asset class Starbucks (SBUX) is recently up $1.44 to $71.96 after Moody’s put the coffee provider’s rating up for review. July weekly call option implied volatility is at 22, October is at 21, January is at 23; compared to its 26-week average of 23. Tesla Motors (TSLA) is $2.86 to $171.89 after […]