Option Monster

  • Momentum bulls not done with silver
    The iShares Silver Trust Fund has surged 32 percent in the last three months, and traders are betting that the strong uptrend will continue.
    - 6 Jul 16, 5:30pm -
  • Bearish trades target Deutsche Bank
    The German bank, which has plunged 21 percent in the last month, is scheduled to report earnings before the market opens on July 27.
    - 6 Jul 16, 4:22pm -
  • Put selling sees end to slide in Kohl's
    The department-store operator has dropped sharply with other retailers, but traders apparently believe that further losses will be limited.
    - 6 Jul 16, 3:17pm -
  • Show of support for General Electric
    The industrial giant, which has risen 7 percent in the last week, is scheduled to announce quarterly results before the market opens on July 22.
    - 6 Jul 16, 2:43pm -
  • Bulls rolling ahead in Tech Resources
    The mining company fell sharply with other commodity names yesterday but is still up 96 percent in the last three months.
    - 6 Jul 16, 1:22pm -
  • Puts see roadblock for Goodyear Tire
    The tire maker is down 17 percent in the last three months, and traders are positioning for more downside potential later this year.
    - 6 Jul 16, 1:01pm -
  • Trade extends upside bet in Mondelez
    The snack and beverage company rallied with heavy call buying last week after offering to acquire Hershey for $23 billion.
    - 6 Jul 16, 12:47pm -
  • Is Southwestern Energy losing power?
    The natural-gas and oil producer, which has risen 53 percent in the last three months, is scheduled to report earnings after the close on July 21.
    - 6 Jul 16, 12:16pm -
  • Tempur Sealy gets vote of confidence
    The mattress company is down 11 percent in the last month, but a large trader apparently believes that further declines will be limited.
    - 6 Jul 16, 11:45am -
  • Sprint Nextel faces downside position
    The wireless carrier has surged 32 percent in the last three months, but a long-term trade is positioning for a possible drop by mid-2017.
    - 6 Jul 16, 11:14am -

NASDAQ Options Headline News

  • JPMorgan Keeps Dow Afloat
    The Dow traded in a tight 93 point range on both sides of breakeven with a big surge for bank stock JPMorgan Chase JPM pushing the blue chip index to its second straight close above 25 000 The rally in financial stocks after a round of well received…
    - 1 day ago, 16 Jul 18, 10:07pm -
  • New Media Investment Group Named Top Dividend Stock With Insider Buying and 7.81% Yield (NEWM)
    In this series we look through the most recent Dividend Channel DividendRank report and then we cherry pick only those companies that have experienced insider buying within the past six months The officers and directors of a company tend to have a un…
    - 1 day ago, 16 Jul 18, 10:07pm -
  • OUTFRONT Media (OUT) Shares Cross Above 200 DMA
    In trading on Monday shares of OUTFRONT Media Inc Symbol OUT crossed above their 200 day moving average of 21 39 changing hands as high as 21 42 per share OUTFRONT Media Inc shares are currently trading up about 0 8 on the day The chart below shows t…
    - 1 day ago, 16 Jul 18, 10:07pm -
  • Huntington Bancshares Breaks Above 200-Day Moving Average - Bullish for HBAN
    In trading on Monday shares of Huntington Bancshares Inc Symbol HBAN crossed above their 200 day moving average of 14 91 changing hands as high as 14 94 per share Huntington Bancshares Inc shares are currently trading up about 1 7 on the day The char…
    - 1 day ago, 16 Jul 18, 10:06pm -
  • CHRW Crosses Above Key Moving Average Level
    In trading on Monday shares of C H Robinson Worldwide Inc Symbol CHRW crossed above their 200 day moving average of 87 35 changing hands as high as 88 80 per share C H Robinson Worldwide Inc shares are currently trading up about 0 7 on the day The ch…
    - 1 day ago, 16 Jul 18, 10:06pm -
  • Targa Resources (TRGP) Passes Through 7% Yield Mark
    Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel in trading on Monday shares of Targa Resources Corp Symbol TRGP were yielding above the 7 mark based on its quarterly dividend annualized to 3 64 with the stock changing hands as low as 5…
    - 1 day ago, 16 Jul 18, 9:09pm -
  • Noteworthy Monday Option Activity: UNH, LCI, TTWO
    Looking at options trading activity among components of the Russell 3000 index there is noteworthy activity today in UnitedHealth Group Inc Symbol UNH where a total volume of 10 199 contracts has been traded thus far today a contract volume which is…
    - 1 day ago, 16 Jul 18, 9:09pm -
  • Notable Monday Option Activity: SNDR, CLF, IPG
    Among the underlying components of the Russell 3000 index we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in Schneider National Inc Symbol SNDR where a total of 15 534 contracts have traded so far representing approximately 1 6 million underlying shar…
    - 1 day ago, 16 Jul 18, 9:08pm -
  • Notable Monday Option Activity: GIII, TGT, QEP
    Looking at options trading activity among components of the Russell 3000 index there is noteworthy activity today in G III Apparel Group Ltd Symbol GIII where a total volume of 6 071 contracts has been traded thus far today a contract volume which is…
    - 1 day ago, 16 Jul 18, 9:08pm -
  • Notable Monday Option Activity: PTC, QCOM, GLDD
    Among the underlying components of the Russell 3000 index we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in PTC Inc Symbol PTC where a total of 3 899 contracts have traded so far representing approximately 389 900 underlying shares That amounts to ab…
    - 1 day ago, 16 Jul 18, 9:08pm -
  • Notable Monday Option Activity: SBGI, CSOD, MMM
    Among the underlying components of the Russell 3000 index we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc Symbol SBGI where a total of 14 194 contracts have traded so far representing approximately 1 4 million underlyin…
    - 1 day ago, 16 Jul 18, 9:08pm -
  • Noteworthy Monday Option Activity: LULU, AMTD, GGP
    Looking at options trading activity among components of the Russell 3000 index there is noteworthy activity today in lululemon athletica inc Symbol LULU where a total volume of 10 016 contracts has been traded thus far today a contract volume which i…
    - 1 day ago, 16 Jul 18, 9:08pm -
  • Notable Monday Option Activity: SQ, JAG, GLNG
    Looking at options trading activity among components of the Russell 3000 index there is noteworthy activity today in Square Inc Symbol SQ where a total volume of 37 904 contracts has been traded thus far today a contract volume which is representativ…
    - 1 day ago, 16 Jul 18, 9:07pm -
  • Flowers Foods (FLO) Shares Cross Below 200 DMA
    In trading on Monday shares of Flowers Foods Inc Symbol FLO crossed below their 200 day moving average of 20 25 changing hands as low as 20 20 per share Flowers Foods Inc shares are currently trading down about 2 1 on the day The chart below shows th…
    - 1 day ago, 16 Jul 18, 9:07pm -
  • Bullish Two Hundred Day Moving Average Cross - BAC
    In trading on Monday shares of Bank of America Corp Symbol BAC crossed above their 200 day moving average of 29 47 changing hands as high as 29 77 per share Bank of America Corp shares are currently trading up about 4 3 on the day The chart below sho…
    - 1 day ago, 16 Jul 18, 9:07pm -

Investopedia Headline News

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    - 3 hours ago, 18 Jul 18, 4:09am -
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    Although less popular than their open-ended counterparts, these investment vehicles are worth a second look.
    - 3 hours ago, 18 Jul 18, 3:36am -
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    - 3 hours ago, 18 Jul 18, 3:35am -
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    The System Open Market Account is an account that is managed by the Federal Reserve Bank, containing assets acquired through operations in the open market.
    - 3 hours ago, 18 Jul 18, 3:29am -
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    - 3 hours ago, 18 Jul 18, 3:26am -
  • BreakingCancellation
    Cancellation is a notice by a broker informing his or her client that an erroneous trade was made and that the situation is being addressed.
    - 3 hours ago, 18 Jul 18, 3:23am -
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    - 3 hours ago, 18 Jul 18, 3:21am -
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    Find out how to access the quarterly and annual earnings reports for publicly traded companies, and how to listen in to company earnings conference calls.
    - 3 hours ago, 18 Jul 18, 3:20am -
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    - 3 hours ago, 18 Jul 18, 3:17am -
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    The multivariate model is a popular statistical tool that uses multiple variables to forecast possible investment outcomes.
    - 3 hours ago, 18 Jul 18, 3:12am -
  • BreakingNet-Net
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    - 4 hours ago, 18 Jul 18, 3:07am -
  • BreakingCorporate Charter
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    - 4 hours ago, 18 Jul 18, 3:03am -
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    - 4 hours ago, 18 Jul 18, 3:02am -
  • BreakingIsoquant Curve
    The isoquant curve is a graph, used in the study of microeconomics, that charts all inputs that produce a specified level of output.
    - 4 hours ago, 18 Jul 18, 3:01am -
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    - 4 hours ago, 18 Jul 18, 2:57am -