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Weekend Review – 3/9/2014

The front page of Barron’s addresses one of the ‘hot’ areas of the market, 3-D printing.  It is noted that the stocks in this space have been stellar performers, but may be ahead of the fundamentals.  Specific stocks discussed include 3D Systems (DDD – 67.31), Stratasys (SSYS – 114.50), ExOne (XONE – 44.92), and Voxeljet […]






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Blogging Options: CBOE Mid-day Update 8.19.2013

Volatility as an asset class Zillow (Z) is recently down $4.06 to $87.16 after announcing it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire StreetEasy, the leading real estate website in New York City, for $50M in cash. September call option implied volatility is at 54, October is at 52, November is at 58; compared […]






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20 Most Popular ETFs Of 2013, Revisited

A couple of years ago, we analyzed the most popular Exchange Traded Funds (ETF) by average daily trading volume.   One important factor to our list is we’ve stripped out all of the Inverse, Ultra, Bear, etc ETFs to find only the “pure” sector and index plays. Here is an update to that list for […]