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Earnings Next Week – 2/8 – 2/12

Earnings season is approaching the end of the heavy period, but there are plenty of companies left to report.  The numbers below represent three years of history with a couple of exceptions which have not been around long enough to provide a full three years of history.  In those cases the data appears in italics. […]






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Blogging Options: CBOE Mid-day Update 3.26.14

Volatility as an asset class Shares of Francesca’s (FRAN) is recently down $3.10 to $17.76 after the operator of retail boutiques reported Q4 results and guidance  below expectations.  April call option implied volatility is at 40, May is at 37, September is at 45; compared to its 26-week average of 52. Rackspace (RAX) is recently […]






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Blogging Options: CBOE Mid-day Update 1.31.14

Volatility as an asset class MasterCard (MA) is recently down $3.66 to $76.10 after reporting Q4 EPS 57c ex-items, consensus 60c. February, March, April and July call option implied volatility of 26 is above its 26-week average of 23. Wynn Resorts (WYNN) is recently up $11.47 to $212.20 after the global leisure; entertainment resort company […]






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Weekend Review – 6/14/2013

Options Action – The traders addressed the impact of higher interest rates on the stock market.  One thought is that stocks that pay big dividends that have benefitted from lower rates, may come under pressure.  It was mentioned that several of these types of stocks have been under pressure already, but many also still appear […]