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  • VIX | Blogging Options | Trader Talk | Apr 1, 2015, 12:08 PM

    CBOE Mid-Day Update 4.1.15

    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 over the next few quarters. Analysts at Deutsche expect the combination of a strong U.S. dollar, capacity increases by non-US airlines and decelerating global GDP growth to pressure the[...]

  • VIX | Blogging Options | Trader Talk | Feb 2, 2015, 11:49 AM

    CBOE Mid-Day Update 2.2.15

    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 Air Lines (DAL) is recently down $1.07 to $46.27. February weekly call option implied volatility is at 57, February is at 49, March is at 47, June is at 42; compared to its 26-week average of[...]

  • VIX | Blogging Options | Trader Talk | Jan 22, 2015, 12:00 PM

    CBOE Mid-Day Update 1.22.15

    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 revenue to grow in line with expected 6% increase. February call option implied volatility is at 34, March is at 33, June at 34; compared to its 26-week average of 31. Alaska Air[...]