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CBOE Mid-Day Update 4.1.15

Volatility as an asset class Deutsche Bank downgraded shares of American Airlines (AAL), Delta Air Lines (DAL) and United Continental (UAL) to Hold from Buy. It cut its price target for American to $58 from $78, for Delta to $50 from $60 and for United to $70 from $85 on concerns international sales will disappoint […]






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CBOE Mid-Day Update 2.2.15

Volatility as an asset class Shares of most airline stocks are down today as oil prices are rising slightly after jumping on Friday. United Continental (UAL) February weekly call option implied volatility is at 37, February is at 34, March is at 32, April is at 35; compared to its 26-week average of 32. Delta […]






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CBOE Mid-Day Update 1.22.15

Volatility as an asset class United Continental (UAL) is recently up $2.37 to $71.54 on the airliner sees generating ‘far better’ results in 2015. February call option implied volatility is at 45, March is at 43; compared to its 26-week average of 44. Southwest (LUV) is recently up $2.55 to $44.36 on seeing Q1 passenger […]






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CBOE Mid-Day Update 10.15.14

Volatility as an asset class Airline stocks, on a roller coaster ride today, following reports the 2nd nurse infected with Ebola flew a few days ago (Oct 13). The CDC is reaching out to passengers who flew on Frontier Airlines flight 1143 Cleveland to Dallas/Fort Worth Oct. 13. United Continental (UAL) is recently down $2.62 […]






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CBOE Mid-Day Update 7.24.14

Volatility as an asset class Ford (F) is recently up 19c to $17.97 on Q2 profit increasing 6% to $1.3B.  July weekly call option implied volatility is at 24, August is at 18, September and October is at 17; compared to its 26-week average of 23. Under Armour (UA) is recently up $9.53 to $70.16 on Q2 net […]






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Blogging Options: CBOE Morning Update 7.10.14

VIX Futures trading 50k contracts pre-market tells you one thing:  Overseas markets getting crushed (European stocks off 1% to 2%) on largest bank in Portugal, Espirito Sancto  troubles.  Chinese economic data misses.  Q2 earnings ramp up.  Volatility as an asset class: Boeing (BA) is down $1.29 to $125.50 in the premarket after aerospace company forecasts […]






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Blogging Options: CBOE Mid-day Update 2.28.14

Volatility as an asset class Youku Tudou (YOKU) is recently up $3.23 to $34.10 after Chinese online video site reported better than expected Q4 results. March call option implied volatility is at 51, April is at 48, June is at 52, September is at 54; compared to its 26-week average of 59. Monster Beverage (MNST) […]