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  • Blogging Options | Apr 14, 2015, 8:15 AM

    Blogging Options: CBOE Morning Update 4.14.15

    Blogging Options: CBOE Morning Update 4.14.15

    Q1 earnings started hitting the tape before the open.  JPM up ~$1 on a beat, WFC also reports but earnings didn't hit whisper number.  March Retail Sales up 0.9%, but below 1.1% consensus (X-Auto up 0.4%, +0.7% anticipated).  10-year drops to 1.88%, Crude up ~1%. Last day to trade April VIX, settles tomorrow AM.  Volatility as an asset class: Alcatel-Lucent (ALU) is up $031 to $4.65 in the preopen on Nokia (NOK) confirms it’s in 'advanced discussions' to buy. Overall option[...]