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  • Market News | Trade Ideas | Jun 24, 2016, 1:26 PM

    Earnings Next Week - 6/27 - 7/1

    Earnings Next Week - 6/27 - 7/1

    It is a very quiet week as once again only four companies with short dated options will be reporting earnings.  As always the data below is based on the last three years of earnings results.  The columns show the biggest rally, biggest drop, average move, and what the stock did last quarter in reaction to earnings.  

  • Market News | Trade Ideas | Dec 14, 2015, 4:59 PM

    Earnings Previews - 12/15 - 12/22

    Earnings Previews - 12/15 - 12/22

    I've been remiss at keeping up with earnings and will use a brutal travel schedule as my excuse.  Since there are only two companies reporting next week I'm putting all the earnings for this week and next into a single blog.  The numbers below represent the last three years worth of earnings releases with Max being the biggest stock price rally, Min the biggest loss, Abs Avg is the average move without taking direction into account, and Last Q showing what the stock did when the company[...]

  • Market News | Jun 18, 2015, 4:30 PM

    Earnings Next Week - 6/22 - 6/26

    Earnings Next Week - 6/22 - 6/26

    Things continue to pick up in the earnings world with five companies reporting next week.  The numbers on the table represent three years of history with Max being the biggest gain, Min being the biggest drop, Abs Avg representing the average move (higher or lower), and Last Q being what the stock did in reaction to earnings three months ago.

  • Market News | Blogging Options | Jan 7, 2015, 8:15 AM

    Blogging Options: CBOE Morning Update 1.7.15

    Blogging Options: CBOE Morning Update 1.7.15

    ADP Employment beat this morning (added 241K jobs, 230K expected) and stocks reacted well.  Five-Day losing streak looks like it should end today.  Overseas markets moving higher.   Oil erased early losses and have moved to the upside,  WTI up 1%.   Gold off, FED minutes later today.  Option volume yesterday was very good, with CBOE & C2 doing 5.87mm of 19mm contracts.  300K VIX Futures change hands yesterday.  Volatility as an asset class: Micron[...]

  • Market News | Trader Talk | Jan 6, 2015, 8:01 AM

    This Week in Weeklys - 1/5 - 1/9

    This Week in Weeklys - 1/5 - 1/9

    Better late than never - there are five stocks reporting this week with short dated options available for trading.  As always the data below is based on the last 12 quarters.  Max is the largest move to the upside, min is the biggest stock drop, Abs Avg is the average move (higher or lower) off earnings, and Last Q is what the stock price change was in reaction to earnings last quarter.