Volatility as an asset class
Barnes & Noble (BKS) is recently down $2.09 to $22.77 on the bookseller sees FY15 retail SSS declining in low-single digits. March call option implied volatility is at 39, April is at 38, July is at 37; compared to its 26-week average of 42.
EMC (EMC) is recently down 60c to $27.26 on the information storage company sees EPS growth accelerating to double digits in 2018. March weekly call option implied volatility is at 30, March is at 24, April is at 23, July[...]